VA Says it Will Reduce Rates for Servicemembers’ Life Insurance

On July 1, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will reduce Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance (SGLI)monthly premium rates from 7 cents per $1,000 to...

Contract Award for New Border Wall Project, New Panels Installed in Other Area

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), has awarded a contract to construct approximately four...

VA-Verizon partnership offers unlimited access to department’s video telehealth service

As a result of a partnership with Verizon, Veterans who are customers of the telecommunications company, as of June 27, will have unlimited access...

VA: Number of Crisis Calls Rerouted in FY 2018 Decreases from 44,263 to 1,056

Center surpasses prior year’s record, increasing access to more Veterans The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ recent release of the 2018 data for the Veterans...

Baby Formula Sold at Walmarts Nationwide Recalled Over Metal Contamination Concerns

A brand of infant formula sold exclusively at Walmart is being voluntarily recalled after it was determined the formula could be contaminated with metal. The...

CBP Air and Marine Operations Disrupts 10 Cocaine Smuggling Attempts in May

CBP Air and Marine operations intercept 22,000 pounds of cocaine during the month of May.

Tunisian national with ISIS, other terrorist ties removed from US

Houcine Ghoul, a Tunisian national whom authorities say entered the U.S. on a sham marriage and later declared his support for ISIS, has been deported to his home country.

Libyan National Found Guilty of Terrorism Charges in 2012 Attack on U.S. Facilities in...

Mustafa al-Imam, a Libyan national approximately 48 years old, was found guilty of terrorism charges for his participation in the Sept. 11, 2012, attack...

VA and White House launch Veteran suicide-prevention task force

The President’s Roadmap to Empower Veterans and End the National Tragedy of Suicide (PREVENTS) task force will include a community integration and collaboration proposal, a national research strategy and an implementation strategy.

Postal Service Honors Battleship USS Missouri with a Forever Stamp

Stamp Depicts “Mighty Mo” Underway On the 75th anniversary of her commissioning, the famous American battleship USS Missouri (BB-43), will sail again via the nation’s mailstream with...