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Veterans Day 2015: Honor All Who Served | American Military University (AMU)

By John Aldrich, Lead Contributor, inmilitary.com/inmilitary

American Military University’s Vice President of Military, Veterans, and Community College Relations, John Aldrich, brings you this very special message. As our country prepares to recognize Veterans Day this year, we need to take the time to reflect and honor the accomplishments and sacrifices not only of those who came before us, but today’s servicemembers and veterans as well. Continue Reading

No Social Security increase next year, gas prices to blame

WASHINGTON (AP) — For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect no increase in benefits next year, which is unwelcome news for more than one-fifth of the nation’s population.

They can blame low gas prices. By law, the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, is based on a government measure of inflation, which is being dragged down by lower prices at the pump. Continue Reading

White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty