The 10 Republican presidential hopefuls who took to the stage for their first debate in Cleveland faced a daunting task in distinguishing themselves among a sprawling field of candidates. Along the way, they puffed up their own records in office and public life and veered occasionally from the truth.
Most high school students check out for the summer and don't think about school until August, but for a selective few, summer is time to plan for the future.
Camp MedStart gives students exposure to lectures and hands-on activities from a variety of health careers.
The Veterans Affairs Department says more than 57,000 patients are still waiting for initial medical appointments at VA hospitals and clinics 90 days or more after requesting them. An additional 64,000 who enrolled in the VA health care system over the past 10 years have never had appointments.
President Obama announced this morning he accepted VA Secretary Eric Shinseki's resignation.
Shinseki has been under fire ever since the scandal surrounding the care of veterans at VA facilities surfaced. Now vets in our area are speaking out about issues in the VA that caused serious delays for those needing care.
Two defense officials say the chief of an Army medical center has been relieved of his command because of problems with patient care.
The officials say the commander was replaced Tuesday at Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg, and three deputies were suspended.