- New, expanded VA clinic due to open in Mishawaka in 3 years Updated: Jul-22-15 3:59 pm
MISHAWAKA, Indiana - The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has approved building a new outpatient clinic in Mishawaka that will be more than three times larger than an existing clinic in South Bend it's replacing, U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly said Wednesday.
- Obama tells Jon Stewart: 'We move the ball forward' Updated: Jul-22-15 8:37 am
NEW YORK - Barack Obama shifted from baseball to football to analogize the limitations of meeting his goals as president during an appearance on "The Daily Show" Tuesday.
- Invoking Iraq War, Obama brushes off Iran deal critics Updated: Jul-21-15 1:49 pm
PITTSBURGH - Brushing off his "chest-beating" critics, President Barack Obama accused opponents of the Iran nuclear deal Tuesday of being the same people who rushed the U.S. into an ill-fated war in Iraq. As he sought support for the deal from U.S. veterans, he said the deal's foes were merely popping off soundbites that accomplish nothing.
- Officials to break ground on Danville veterans housing Updated: Jul-21-15 4:34 am
DANVILLE, Illinois - Veterans in eastern Illinois are a step closer to having more affordable housing options.
- $24,300 offered for Birmingham veterans' rental assistance Updated: Jul-20-15 4:10 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Federal officials say a Birmingham public housing authority will use more than $24,300 in funding to provide rental assistance for homeless veterans.
- Olympia vets: Switch from pharmaceuticals to pot Updated: Jul-18-15 4:05 am
OLYMPIA, Washington - Andrew Collins no longer has a cocktail of 17 prescriptions coursing through his body.
- VA director tells lawmakers Greenbrier clinic will reopen Updated: Jul-17-15 1:25 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia's congressional delegation says the top Veterans Affairs official has committed to reopen a health clinic in Greenbrier County.
- Religious group threatens suit over VA sweat lodge dispute Updated: Jul-14-15 2:48 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - A religious liberty group is now threatening to sue over the ongoing Native American sweat lodge dispute at the VA hospital in Wichita.
- Under fire for data breach, Obama personnel chief steps down Updated: Jul-10-15 6:47 pm
WASHINGTON - The embattled head of the government's personnel office abruptly stepped down Friday, bowing to mounting pressure following the unprecedented breach of private information her agency was entrusted to protect.
- Congress backs bill expanding access for VA-issued ID cards Updated: Jul-07-15 7:15 pm
WASHINGTON - A bill allowing all veterans to receive official identification cards through the Department of Veterans Affairs is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk.
- Appeals court sides with veterans in suit over experiments Updated: Jun-30-15 6:37 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The U.S. military must continue to alert veterans exposed to chemical and biological weapons experiments of any new information that may affect their health and provide them ongoing medical care, a federal appeals court said Tuesday.
- Civil War soldier finally gets headstone in Brighton Updated: Jun-29-15 5:25 pm
BRIGHTON, Michigan - The Brighton Area Historical Society's headstone restoration team has honored the memory of Civil War soldier John Sylvan Prosser by installing a Veterans Affairs memorial headstone.