Susan Stimpson seeks to oust Va. House Speaker Bill Howell
The former Stafford board chair will challenge her onetime mentor for the GOP nod in the House of Delegates.
Vets' moms to Congress: Boost suicide prevention
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Marine Corps veteran Clay Hunt was just 26 when he committed suicide, following tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.
At-risk veterans need help on suicide, senators say
Valerie Pallotta, right, and Susan Selke testified about their veteran sons' deaths from suicide. / Win McNamee, Getty Images WASHINGTON - Veterans at risk of suicide have to wait too long to get mental health treatment from the Department of Veterans Affairs, senators said Wednesday at a hearing to learn how to stem the rising number of suicides.
Vet's mom to Congress: Boost suicide prevention
The mother of a Marine Corps veteran who killed himself in 2011 is urging Congress to bolster mental health service for veterans to slow a suicide epidemic that takes the lives of an estimated 22 veterans every day.
GOP Va. House Speaker draws primary opponent
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) ? Republican House Speaker William J. Howell will face a primary opponent next year if he runs for re-election.
Senators press NFL, others on domestic violence
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Members of the Senate Commerce Committee chastised the commissioners of the NFL, Major League Baseball, NBA and NHL for skipping a hearing Tuesday on domestic violence in pro sports,
Veterans' moms to Congress: Boost suicide prevention
WASHINGTON Marine Corps veteran Clay Hunt was just 26 when he committed suicide, following tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Mother of Iraq veteran who killed himself calls for improved suicide prevention programs
WASHINGTON ? Marine Corps veteran Clay Hunt was just 26 when he committed suicide, following tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.
VA chief announces restructuring, firings
The Secretary of Veterans Affairs announced Monday a massive restructuring of the department in the wake of a scandal that left more than a hundred thousand veterans waiting for health care.
Raise a glass to these festive cocktails at your holiday bash
Susan Martinson, Founder of Keep It Simple Syrup®, shook up some Fall inspired cocktails featuring her signature ingredient ?KISS.?