- Kansas senator elected to lead Eisenhower Memorial project Updated: Apr-29-15 6:19 pm
WASHINGTON - Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts has been elected chairman of the commission working to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall.
- Marine Corps Memorial to be restored after $5.4M donation Updated: Apr-29-15 2:25 pm
ARLINGTON, Virginia - The famous bronze U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial overlooking Washington that depicts Marines raising the American flag at Iwo Jima during World War II has begun turning green with age but now will be restored with a $5.37 million gift.
- In historic face to face, Obama, Castro vow to turn the page Updated: Apr-11-15 9:29 pm
PANAMA CITY - President Barack Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro sat down together Saturday in the first formal meeting of the two country's leaders in a half-century, pledging to reach for the kind of peaceful relationship that has eluded their nations for generations.
- Richard Dysart, who starred in 'L.A. Law,' dies at 86 Updated: Apr-09-15 3:44 pm
LOS ANGELES - Richard Dysart, a veteran stage and screen actor who played senior partner Leland McKenzie in the long-running TV courtroom drama "L.A. Law," has died after a long illness. He was 86.
- Long VA waits less of a problem in Kansas than elsewhere Updated: Apr-09-15 3:13 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Fewer Kansas veterans are experiencing long waits for care at VA hospitals and clinics than their counterparts in many other states, but dozens waited more than 90 days for care and delays actually jumped in the first two months of this year.
- Piece of Eisenhower Tree heading to presidential library Updated: Apr-08-15 7:42 pm
AUGUSTA, Georgia - Men in green Masters jackets gave a warm round of applause to a large wood chip Wednesday.
- Will Masters boast world's most beautiful parking lot, too? Updated: Apr-08-15 6:30 pm
AUGUSTA, Georgia - Owning what is arguably the most beautiful golf course in the world apparently isn't enough for members of Augusta National. Soon they may lay claim to the world's most beautiful parking lot, too.
- Opposition to Scientology plan for ex-presidential retreat Updated: Apr-08-15 12:04 pm
FREDERICK, Maryland - A plan to turn a former presidential retreat in Maryland into a drug rehabilitation center affiliated with the Church of Scientology is drawing opposition.