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1 hr ago | Thenew995fm.com
The head of the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs says new veterans clinics approved for Lafayette and Lake Charles under a bi-partisan congressional deal to help improve veterans' access to health care is "a great step in the right direction."
5 hrs ago | The Island Packet
The department will decide whether any discipline is warranted based on the recommendations of the school's academic review board, Provost Lance Betros said.
6 hrs ago | CBS Local
A verdict has been reached and will be read Tuesday in the murder trial of an Orange County man accused of killing his roommate.
8 hrs ago | SFGate
Over the past few days, key developments have taken place in Washington, DC, indicating that an urgently needed new chapter for the Veterans Affairs Administration is set to commence.
12 hrs ago | The Star Press
A sign outside the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System complex in Montgomery, Ala., reads, "Veterans, yes we will be open, " on Friday, April 8, 2011.
13 hrs ago | Miami New Times
The man eating breakfast certainly looked like Nicholas Cutter. He had the same pale skin.
18 hrs ago | WJRT
Before being elected to Congress, Rep. Jeff Miller was a real estate broker. His background in sales will come in handy as the Florida Republican tries to a sell a $17 billion deal to improve veterans health care to a GOP caucus that includes tea party members and other conservatives dead set against raising the deficit.
18 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right and House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., take the stairs to a news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, about a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care that would authorize at least $17 billion to fix ... (more)
19 hrs ago | The Washington Post
President Barack Obama is taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans, with little time remaining for action on pressing issues before Congress begins its August recess.
That's according to U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu and U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany, who each announced Monday that the clinics made it into the agreement between the leaders of the U.S. House and Senate veterans affairs committees.
A U.S. judge on Monday asked a jury to try one more time in a defamation case brought by former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura when the panel said it could not reach a verdict after about five days of deliberations.
A monument dedicated to eight Royal Canadian Navy ships that served in the Korean War was unveiled in Burlington, Ont., Monday, to mark the 61st anniversary of the armistice to end the war.
A Salt Lake City attorney is arguing in a lawsuit that the FBI has video of the Oklahoma City bombing that shows a second person was involved.
The nation's oldest living female World War II veteran has finally made it to Washington to see the monuments and memorials.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, with Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks during a news conference Thursday on Capitol Hill in Washington.
A bill to assist the nation's veterans that looked all but dead last week was reportedly agreed upon Sunday by the chairs of the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs committee.
While a statue was passed in 1989 to memorialize the date, the state had yet to enact it as an actual holiday.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 06:46 pm
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