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Dodgers Hit a Home Run with Free Tickets for Military

Major League Baseball's lineup of freebies often includes the wacky or the worthless, but one team got it just right this week. The Los Angeles Dodgers will give any member of the U.S. military -- active or retired -- two free tickets to any of its home games in May.

Military Discounts: Save Money While Serving America

Everywhere you turn, it seems like companies are offering military discounts. Some of these deals are outstanding while others are scams, but the best deal may be one offered by the military itself. Here's a brief guide to the savings opportunities offered to service members and their families.

Female Vets Get Short Shrift in Their Search for Help

About 1.5 million of nearly 22 million troops who have served are women. But recent military conflicts, including those in Iraq and Afghanistan, show that upon returning home, female veterans don't always get the support they need to reintegrate into society.

Another Oil Rig Explosion in the Gulf of Mexico

Still reeling from the devastation caused by the explosion of BP's Deepwater Horizon rig, the U.S. got another scare Thursday as the U.S. Coast Guard responded to another rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico.

College for free? Yes, free

free collegeSweden, Germany, and Venezuela provide free college for their students, so why can't America -- which is, after all, "the land of the free"?

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