Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Inc. is a far-reaching organization with 159 programs in 47 states and a mission aimed at "physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing" and associated activities.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is asking for proposals to build a brain implant that can help recovery memories lost to injury. DARPA wants the technology to conquer war-caused brain injuries.
The Urbana-Champaign campus broke ground this month for the Center for Wounded Veterans in Higher Education, a place where military veterans with the most severe disabilities can live and get services they need, including counseling, academic coaching and rehabilitative help.
The soldiers, all with either physical or psychological wounds, are mostly all young and war-hardened — leaders who have endured the violence of war and who through vetting have convinced officials they can endure a different kind of trauma that comes with this line of work.
Brown water jets from the shower head, filling the bathtub below. Green and black mold clings to the ceiling. These are the images from a video posted on Facebook that show unsanitary conditions at an Army barracks at Fort Polk, Louisiana. Comments below the video claim that soldiers have had to deal with contaminated water several times a week.
Whether it's hugging sharks in Japan, scuba diving in South Korea, or ditching the sleigh for mean ride in York, Pa., — unusual Santa sightings have been picking up across the world. Here's a gallery of some of the odder ways photographers have captured Santa across the globe.
Stars and Stripes Tablet Edition subscribers get exclusive access to galleries of the most provocative photography around. From unparalleled war photography, to touching memorial coverage, or the most exciting sporting events, every gallery is hand-picked by Stars and Stripes staffers around the world. This gallery is a preview of some of the photography in the Tablet Edition.
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