Veterans Unclaimed Remains to Linger in the System

Veterans Unclaimed Remains to Linger in the System

After hearing about unclaimed veterans' remains being stored at a funeral home in Roseburg, Ore., for up to 44 years, the Office of Inspector General began its investigation of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) procedures. There were two sets of cremated remains of veterans of World War I.

More State Benefits Coming to Many Veterans in New Year

More State Benefits Coming to Many Veterans in New Year

Veterans have many well-known federal benefits available to them, but did you know many states also offer valuable benefits to their veterans? Free college and employment resources are available and accessible for hunting and fishing licenses. Tax breaks and specialized license plates are also available. Several states even reward military veterans with cash bonuses.