Active Duty Happenings

Active Duty Issues/News updated continuously from hundreds of sources from all over the world.

Grants For Military Children

With the costs of education on the rise, its important now than ever for military parents to explore every grant avenue possible. Good news is that grants for children of military service members are readily available, and funding is available from all branches of the military including the Marine Corps and Reserves. These grant programs […]

Army Survivor Benefit Program

Enrollment in the Army Survivor Benefit Plan entitles your surviving spouse, children or insurable interest such as parent or business partner to continue receiving monthly payments (annuity) in the event your retirement pay stops due to your death. The SBP program is designed to protect your survivors against the risks of inflation, your early death […]

U.S. Air Force Veteran Charged with Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIL

U.S. Air Force Veteran Charged with Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIL

WASHINGTON—U.S. Attorney Loretta E. Lynch of the Eastern District of New York, Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin, Assistant Director in Charge Diego G. Rodriguez of the FBI’s New York Field Office and Commissioner William J. Bratton of the New York City Police Department announced that yesterday, a federal grand jury in […]

Coast Guard terminates fishing vessel voyage off central Oregon Coast

WARRENTON, Ore. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Cuttyhunk while on patrol off of Winchester Bay, terminated the voyage of a fishing vessel for safety gear concerns found during an at-sea boarding Monday. The three member crew, fishing for crab, aboard the 39-foot vessel Dusky was safely escorted to Winchester Bay, where the […]