Nearly 70 rescue personnel and 45 tons of cargo will be sent to help with earthquake recovery.
Aid groups say recent news of accidental hostage deaths should serve as a wake-up call for the public about the country’s drone program.
Change to Choice program calculates distance between veterans' homes and nearest VA facility using the fastest instead of the shortest route.
Civilian casualties are inevitable, but the U.S. appears willing to accept them.
Special inspector general’s review raises concerns about loose financial documentation.
On Capitol Hill, Republicans and Democrats agree the drone program has been a valuable tool in the war against terror.
Legislation also would extend probationary period for new workers to 18 months.
Secret Service left Houston home of George H.W. Bush vulnerable for 13 months.
The Pentagon chief says the military has too many other challenges to let this one fester.
More troops would be eligible for retirement benefits under Defense authorization provisions.
The administration said Thursday that one American hostage and two American al-Qaida operatives were killed during U.S. military operations.