WASHINGTON (AP) - Senior senators have reached agreement for a bipartisan bill expanding veterans' ability to get government-paid medical care outside Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration has told senators it didn't notify Congress about the pending swap of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban officials because the Taliban had threatened to kill him if the deal was made public before it happened.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Nearly five years after his capture by insurgents, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl climbed into an American helicopter. He took out a pen and wrote on a paper plate, asking the troops who had come to find him in eastern Afghanistan if they were U.S. special operations forces.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Lewis Katz, who made his fortune in the parking lot business and went on to buy basketball's New Jersey Nets, hockey's New Jersey Devils and The Philadelphia Inquirer, has died in a plane crash. He was 72.
WASHINGTON (AP) - White House press secretary Jay Carney is leaving his post and his No. 2 is taking over.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The NBA says Shelly Sterling has informed the league of her deal with Steve Ballmer to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers, but next week's owners hearing remains scheduled while she provides the necessary documentation.
WASHINGTON D.C. (WKTV) - President Obama has accepted the resignation of Veteran's Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki following the turmoil that has been associated with the organization over the past few weeks.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An individual with knowledge of negotiations to sell the Los Angeles Clippers says attorneys and bankers are reviewing multiple bids and have not yet selected a winning bidder.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs' internal watchdog says veterans at the Phoenix VA hospital waited on average 115 days for their first medical appointment.
(WKTV) - NBC is reporting that Dr. Maya Angelou, a major figure in the Civil Rights Movement, died Wednesday at 86. Two independent sources close to Angelou confirmed her death to WXII-TV...
COLLBRAN, Colo. (AP) - Crews are searching the bottom edge of a massive mudslide in western Colorado for three men who went missing after checking on damage from an initial slide.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is leading the nation in remembering its war heroes in a Memorial Day tribute at Arlington National Cemetery.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Police in Myrtle Beach are investigating a shooting in a hotel room that left two people injured. It's the fourth shooting in two days at the popular South Carolina beach town over the Memorial Day weekend.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - A wildfire burning in a scenic Arizona canyon is expected to nearly triple in size as crews scramble to get the upper hand in less rugged terrain.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says if there's misconduct at the Department of Veterans Affairs, it will be punished.
NEW YORK (AP) - Burger King is scrapping its 40-year-old "Have It Your Way" slogan in favor of the more personal "Be Your Way."
NEW YORK (AP) - California Chrome can breathe easy - he may wear a nasal strip when he goes for the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes.
KINGSBURY, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a 30-year-old man and a 6-year-old boy were fishing from a New York railroad trestle when they were killed by a passenger train.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The SpaceX Dragon is back on Earth.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Scientists say the devastating wildfires scorching Southern California offer a glimpse of a warmer and more fiery future.