A heroin user in St. Johnsbury, Vt., prepares to shoot up.
(Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
May 29, 2014

Today’s Heroin Addict Is Young, White And Suburban

Heroin was once the scourge of the urban poor, but today the typical user is a young white suburbanite, a study finds. And the path to addiction usually starts with prescription painkillers.


The Department of Veterans Affairs in Phoenix, where the VA's inspector general says numerous problems with scheduling practices were uncovered.
(Matt York/AP)
May 28, 2014

Report Finds Evidence Of Secret Wait Lists At VA Hospital

The inspector general of the Department of Veterans Affairs has affirmed that some 1,700 patients at the Phoenix VA hospital were put on unofficial wait lists and subjected to treatment delays of up to 115 days.


U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) met with Department of Veteran's Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki on May 22, 2014.
(Office of Sen. Dick Durbin)
May 28, 2014

Durbin: Premature To Call For Shinseki’s Ouster At VA

U.S Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says he is waiting to get all the facts before he decides where he stands on Eric Shinseki’s future as head of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


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