VA OKs more private care for veterans

The Obama administration said Saturday it will allow more veterans to obtain health care at private hospitals and clinics in an effort to im…

Arlington Cemetery Memorial Day

Photos: Memorial Day Flags

Around the nation this weekend, hundreds will be remembering and honoring those who served in the United States Armed Forces.


Flags Fly at Arlington

Old Guard places hundreds of thousands of flags on Arlington National Cemetery graves ahead of Memorial Day.


Falcons banded atop Westar building

Topeka’s newest peregrine falcons were banded Friday morning in their nest high atop the Westar Energy Building in downtown Topeka.


Stalled car hit by speeding train

A Florida woman is lucky to be alive after her car stalls on train tracks and she escapes just seconds before train hits vehicle.


Little boy faces big challenge

Seven year-old Rhode Island boy whose fight with cancer has gotten national attention is set to undergo a bone marrow transplant.


Bedside Graduation

Private high school graduation ceremony held for student with mother dying of cancer.