- Veterans Lost In The System: VA Problems Go Back For Decades
May 28 2014 10:47 PM
As pressure grows on Shinseki, the record shows questionable practices dating from the 1920s. Efforts at reform have long been frustrated.
- An Email Exchange Could Show VA Exec Tried To Limit WH Envoy's Access
May 22 2014 10:34 PM
President Obama sent Rob Nabors to review the nation's VA facilities. But Nabors may not have gotten the full picture at Phoenix VA.
- Secretary Shinseki Under Fire, Will Face His Senate Critics Thursday
May 14 2014 5:37 PM
Eric Shinseki, secretary of the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, will testify about charges of negligence and a possible cover-up.
- VA Cover-up? Shinseki Will Testify To Senate
May 08 2014 3:04 PM
The House Veterans Affairs Committee voted to subpoena VA Secretary Eric Shinseki to probe allegations of poor care and a possible cover-up.
- Rising Criticism Of VA For Treatment Delays; Demands For Heads To Roll
May 07 2014 3:32 PM
A series of revelations about the way the Department of Veterans Affairs administers care has brought calls for its leadership to go.
- New Charges, New Whistleblower In VA Scandal
May 03 2014 4:48 PM
A longtime physician at the Phoenix VA comes forward with more charges of poor treatment.
- 'How Could They Treat Him So Badly When He Served His Country So Honorably?'
April 30 2014 9:23 AM
Two deceased veterans allegedly died as a result of delayed treatment at the Phoenix Veterans Administration hospital.
- Hopes For Presidential Action Following Latest VA Scandal
April 25 2014 7:40 PM
Veterans groups and others continue to call for Obama to intervene in Phoenix, where some vets may have been victimized by a secret waiting list.
- New Cancer Drugs Make Tumors Drug Resistant, More Aggressive
April 20 2014 1:08 PM
A popular cancer treatment makes cancer worse, but researchers believe they've found a remedy for that.
- Military Docs 'Medicating Troops Into Oblivion'
April 19 2014 12:23 PM
After the recent Fort Hood shootings, experts point to massive overprescription of dangerous drug cocktails.
- A Surprise Ruling On US Veteran's Toxic Chemical Claim
April 09 2014 11:46 AM
Steve House's disability case shows that the "VA’s story about toxic exposures to troops on military bases is starting to unravel.”
- Spike In MD Arrests Prompts Talk Of Medical Ethics Crisis
April 01 2014 2:45 PM
New York and New Jersey have had a rash of cases of medical fraud, which some say reflects a growing national trend.
- Toxic Residue: New Questions About Agent Orange
March 07 2014 2:12 PM
A new study may bolster the long-denied claims of U.S. veterans exposed to the deadly chemical well after the Vietnam War ended.
- Department Of Veterans Affairs And Congress Clash Over Suicide Charges
February 27 2014 2:12 PM
VA takes issue with the charge that suicides resulted from ignoring veterans' stated suicidal tendencies; a U.S. rep. disagrees.
- VA Ignored Veterans' Suicidal Tendencies
February 19 2014 3:42 PM
A whistleblower who suffered retribution has been vindicated by a Department of Veterans Affairs admission.
- Drug Companies Have Complex, Sometimes Fatal Relationships With Cancer Patients
February 07 2014 3:48 PM
Drug companies sometimes resist providing experimental drugs to terminal cancer patients. Here's why, and what it means to patients.
- Pharmaceutical Company Discontinues Lifesaving Cancer Drug Due To Disappointing Profits
January 31 2014 11:02 AM
One man dies after being denied access to an experimental cancer drug.
- White House Won't Reveal How Few Hispanics Signed Up For Obamacare
January 15 2014 6:29 AM
Is the Obama administration reaching out to Hispanic-Americans effectively?
- Hate Sarah Palin On TV? Or Worried About Human Trafficking? There's A Petition For That
December 20 2013 9:47 AM
Change.org, the online petition service, which was launched inauspiciously five years ago, has had stunning success in worldwide campaigns.
- Congressman 'Absolutely Shocked' By Secret Contents of 9/11 Report
December 09 2013 2:09 PM
The Bush administration locked up 28 pages of the 9/11 report that discussed the terrorists' links to Saudis. Now the public may get to see them.