- VA chief touting veteran courts at DC conference Updated: Dec-02-13 10:11 am
- A cricketer's courageous battle with stress Updated: Nov-25-13 5:42 pm
- Humane Society program reduces animals' stress Updated: Nov-23-13 2:20 pm
- APNewsBreak: Military suicides drop; unclear why Updated: Nov-11-13 4:38 pm
WASHINGTON - Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki is the featured speaker at a national conference in Washington on courts that stress treatment over punishment for law-breaking vets.
Jonathan Trott must be one of the strongest, most courageous people in sports. He proved that by trying to play his best cricket for England while battling stress-related illness and proved it again by then acknowledging that he couldn't, at least for now.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri - The dogs and cats at the Humane Society of Southeast Missouri aren't just sitting around in their pens while waiting to be adopted.
WASHINGTON - Suicides across the military have dropped by more than 22 percent this year, defense officials said, amid an array of new programs targeting what the Defense Department calls an epidemic that took more service members' lives last year than the war in Afghanistan did during that same period.