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To ensure you have the latest information on current eligibility standards, you will need to contact your local recruiter. While much of what you see below doesn't change much, the opportunities for getting a waiver for a disqualifying mark varies depending on what recruiting region you are in and the current state of the economy.

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Legislation allowing vets to bypass VA draws ire of VFW

The Veterans Empowerment Act, introduced by Rep. Doug Lamborn, R-Colo., would allow veterans to bypass Veterans Affairs and receive treatment from private-sector doctors with taxpayers money. The VFW criticized the legislation.
22 hours 18 min ago

Pakistani court ends US-wanted militant leader's detention

A Pakistani court has rejected the government's plea to extend for three more months the house arrest of a U.S.-wanted militant who founded a banned group linked to the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack.
22 hours 29 min ago

Contracts For Nov. 22, 2017

CONTRACTS ARMY The Louis Berger Group Inc., Washington, District of Columbia, was awarded an
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UN hopes sex misconduct cases buoy efforts to help women

The UN began campaigning to end violence against women decades ago, but its effort gained little traction. The executive director of UN Women said she believes the issue has become more visible in recent years because perpetrators are facing repercussions such as lost jobs and lawsuits and also because high-profile men are being hit with allegations.
22 hours 35 min ago

Zimbabwe's incoming leader Mnangagwa returns home to cheers

Poised to become Zimbabwe's next president, a former confidant of ousted leader Robert Mugabe on Wednesday promised "a new, unfolding democracy" and reached out to the world, saying international help is needed to rebuild the shattered economy.
22 hours 38 min ago