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President Obama Makes Statement On Journalist Executed In Iraq

At Phoenix VA, Obama Says More Work To Do For Veterans

Amid persistent complaints about veterans’ health care, President Barack Obama acknowledged lingering weaknesses Friday in the federal government’s response to the chronic delays and false waiting lists that triggered a national outcry over the Veterans Affairs health system last year.

03/13/2015

Korean War Veterans Memorial

Town Hall Tonight For Veterans

(NORTH LAS VEGAS)–The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System is hosting a town hall meeting for Veterans, family members, Congressional offices and other stakeholders to give an opportunity to provide feedback on VA Las Vegas services […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/18/2014

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Vet Claims VA Doctors Left Medical Devices In His Shoulder Following Surgery

A Marine Corps veteran who served in Iraq claims VA doctors left medical devices in his body following surgery.

07/07/2014

VA policy dictated that medical personnel wait for an ambulance rather than take the veteran to the emergency room themselves; it took 1/2 hour for the ambulance to arrive. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Veteran Dies In VA Hospital While Waiting For An Ambulance

Veteran collapsed in the Albuquerque VA hospital cafeteria, just 500 yards from the emergency room.

07/03/2014

Veterans congregate for doughnuts and coffee. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Funds Approved To Reduce Veteran’s Claim Backlog

The Department of Veterans Affairs is getting more money to deal with its backlog of disability claims.

10/23/2013

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Aide Says Cheney Had Heart Transplant

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is recovering after having a heart transplant.

CBS Las Vegas–03/24/2012

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Local Leaders Tour VA Hospital

Photo By: Ethan Miller/Getty Images NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Local, state and federal officials are touting progress on a new 90-bed southern Nevada Veterans Administration medical complex that’s due to open next year […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/19/2011

Brigadier General Talks Veterans Day

As Veterans Day approaches, we recognize the sacrfices of our war heroes.

11/08/2010