Mike Hixenbaug, The Virginian-Pilot, and Charles Ornstein, ProPublica
What responsibility — if any — does a nation have to those who weren't drafted into service, but who may have been harmed nonetheless?
Nika Knight, staff writer
University of Phoenix building
Nearly 200 for-profit colleges around the country are skirting federal law, a...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Veterans link arms during a prayer action at Standing Rock on Monday.
The veterans who deployed to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe reservation in North...


Even as a new report calls for ending a war on drugs with "enormous negative outcomes and collateral damage,” Congress has rejected an amendment to a veterans' funding bill to allow VA doctors in medical marijuana states to discuss pot - not prescribe it or provide it but suggest it - to treat PTSD and other ills they got serving the country that is now denying them what "a mountain of evidence" says is their best treatment. The close 222–195 vote suggests the tide is turning, but not quickly...