Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Defense Department Needs To Care For Iraq Veterans Exposed To Chemical AgentsMany U.S. soldiers who served in Iraq claim they are battling the effects of toxic exposure after dismantling chemical weapons.
Nurse Quarantined In NJ Over Ebola Concerns Defies Quarantine In MaineKaci Hickox, who stepped outside to meet briefly with reporters Wednesday night, followed through with her promise by leaving her home Thursday.
Officials Discuss Ebola Training For At-Risk NYC EmployeesNew York City is stepping up its training for city workers who could be the first ones to make contact with anyone with Ebola.
Swap Of Captured American Soldier, Taliban Detainees Stirs DebateThe Obama administration is facing mounting questions over the prisoner swap that won freedom for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl after five years in Taliban hands.
Frustration Mounts Over Government ShutdownSome of New York's political heavyweights voiced their frustration Sunday over the partial government shutdown, which entered its sixth day.
Sources: Aaron Alexis Etched Messages Into ShotgunThe gunman in Monday's Washington Navy Yard massacre left behind two short phrases etched into the side of his shotgun, sources told CBS News.
West Point Men's Rugby Team Disbands After Cadets Forward Emails Derogatory To WomenThe U.S. Military Academy men's rugby team has been temporarily disbanded after cadets forwarded emails that were derogatory to women.
Hagel To West Point Grads: Sexual Assault In The Military Must StopU.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel told cadets at the West Point U.S. Military Academy that they must stamp out the scourge of sexual assault in the military.
Gillibrand To Introduce Legislation In Wake Of Military Sex Assault AllegationsIn the last two weeks, two service members have been accused of sexual misconduct. In both cases, the men had been in charge of preventing those type of crimes.
Fellow Republicans Pound Secretary Of Defense Nominee Hagel At Confirmation HearingWhen former senator Chuck Hagel walked into the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Thursday there were handshakes and even a hug, but the warm reception was short lived.
Sources: Obama Picks Former GOP Sen. Hagel For Defense SecretaryPresident Barack Obama has picked former Republican U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary, sources said Sunday.