Four prominent veterans groups and Republican Sen. Richard Burr are hurling accusations at each other after the veterans organizations declined to embrace Burr’s call for Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign amid reports of treatment delays and falsified records at VA hospitals.
Vice President Joe Biden took a shot at one of his most famous political gaffes, noting that the best way to avoid such public mistakes is to “assume every microphone is on.”
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley spent part of his Memorial Day strumming a banjo as a street musician in Annapolis.
A bipartisan congressional delegation is spending Memorial Day visiting troops overseas.
A former U.S. Marine convicted of criminal charges in Iran after being accused of working for the CIA will appeal for a new trial after already seeing his sentence reduced once, his lawyer said Sunday.
A sailor slain by a gunman aboard a docked Navy destroyer is being honored at a Memorial Day ceremony near Baltimore.
Metro says trains and most buses will run on a Sunday schedule for Memorial Day.
President Barack Obama landed at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan to surprise U.S. troops with a visit on the eve of Memorial Day.
The annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally returned to the nation’s capital this Memorial Day weekend.
The names of the nearly 7,000 service members who have died since 9/11 will be read on the National Mall ahead of Memorial Day.