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Rep. Phil Roe, R-Tenn., speaks about his role as the newly designated chairman of the House Committee on Veterans' Affiairs in his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.<br>Carlos Bongioanni/Stars and Stripes

House veterans committee chairman diagnosed with cancer

Rep. Phil Roe, a Republican from Tennessee and chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, was diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer, according to a statement issued Tuesday from his office.


House rejects funding bill for nearly bankrupt VA Choice program

House lawmakers rejected legislation Monday that would provide $2 billion in emergency funding for the Veterans Choice Program by taking money from other VA programs.


Missing Navy vet's body found less than mile from care facility

The body of a missing Navy veteran was found less than a mile away from the Daytona Beach, Fla., assisted living facility from where he had disappeared almost three weeks ago.

WWII veteran donates restored Jeep to Texas military group

Veteran Don Foran's restored 1942 jeep was donated to VFW Post 430 and will be used in parades and other patriotic ceremonies by the post.


A soldier gets his due as missing military grave marker is found

A military grave marker somehow ended up in the wrong cemetery, lying neglected under a garage work bench 37 years after the soldier whose name it bears was buried miles away.


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