- Woman believed to be nation's oldest veteran dies at age 110 Updated: Aug-17-15 5:43 pm
WEST BLOOMFIELD, Michigan - A Michigan woman who was believed to be the nation's oldest veteran at 110 has died, about a month after meeting President Barack Obama in the Oval Office.
- 2016 hopefuls hit the gym, try to skip pie on campaign trail Updated: Aug-17-15 3:44 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Scott Walker is counting steps on his FitBit. Jeb Bush swears by the Paleo diet. Bobby Jindal is a "gym rat."
- Obama: Civil rights activist Bond was 'hero' and friend Updated: Aug-16-15 2:23 pm
EDGARTOWN, Massachusetts - President Barack Obama says the late civil rights activist Julian Bond was a hero and friend.
- First lady's healthy kids director understands good eating Updated: Aug-13-15 7:02 pm
WASHINGTON - The new director of Michelle Obama's initiative against childhood obesity knows firsthand the benefits of healthy eating.
- Obama official: Any plans for Utah monuments will be open Updated: Aug-06-15 6:32 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Thursday that she can't guarantee President Barack Obama won't designate a new national monument in Utah, but any move to do so will be open and involve local input.
- 2 US Congresswomen support #BringBackourGirls campaigners Updated: Aug-05-15 1:16 pm
ABUJA, Nigeria - Two U.S. congresswomen say Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign must hold every single newly elected official responsible for the freedom of scores of schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists.
- Closing ceremonies held for Los Angeles Special Olympics Updated: Aug-03-15 1:03 am
LOS ANGELES - Thousands of athletes said goodbye to Los Angeles on Sunday in an emotional closing ceremony for the Special Olympics marked by cheers, tears and pride.