Trump Signs Law To Make VA More Accountable For Vets' CarePresident Donald Trump signed a bill into law Friday that will make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire employees, part of a push to overhaul an agency that is struggling to serve millions of military vets.
LA Land To Be Used For Veterans, Not BusinessesThe federal government on Thursday released a plan to build nearly 2,000 apartments to house chronically homeless veterans in West Los Angeles to settle a lawsuit that alleged it had ignored their plight.
More Than 57,000 US Military Veterans Await First VA AppointmentMore than 57,000 U.S. military veterans have been waiting 90 days or more for their first VA medical appointments, and an additional 64,000 appear to have fallen through the cracks, never getting appointments after enrolling, the government said Monday in a report newly demonstrating how deep and widespread the problem is.
Feinstein Unveils Plan To House Homeless Veterans At West LA Campus Two Veterans Affairs buildings in West Los Angeles could soon begin to double as homeless shelters.
Only On 2: Federal Police Officer Accused Of Sending Nude Selfie To Woman Who Needed HelpA federal police officer is under investigation for allegedly sending a nude selfie to a woman who had come to him for help.
Hand Grenade Prompts Evacuation Of VA Emergency RoomA 66-year-old patient was being questioned Monday after he found a hand grenade in the emergency room of the Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in Westwood.
Surgeries Delayed At VA Hospital After Weekend FireAn electrical outage at the Veterans Administration medical facility has left two buildings running on emergency power and forced some surgeries to be delayed.
Under The Summer Stars: Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' In LA Outdoor performances for Shakespeare’s romantic comedy “As You Like It" are running now through July 29 at the Japanese Gardens at the VA West Los Angeles Healthcare Center campus.
Officials: UCLA, VA Hospitals Ready For 'Carmageddon'Hospitals on the Westside of Los Angeles are prepared for next week's shutdown of the San Diego (405) Freeway, officials said Friday.
Lawsuit Claims VA Misusing LA Land Meant For Homeless VeteransA lawsuit being filed on behalf of homeless veterans accuses the Department of Veterans Affairs of misusing a nearly 390-acre plot of land in Los Angeles that was donated some 130 years ago to house service members who need care after wartime experiences.
Judge Backs War Vet's Upside-Down Flag Protest Outside VA PropertyThe ruling vindicates a 68-year-old Vietnam vet who has protested the VA's land-use policies every Sunday since 2008, along with other veterans.