Chuck Hagel

file - Ebola health workers dress in protective clothing.(credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Officials Discuss Ebola Training For At-Risk NYC Employees

New York City is stepping up its training for city workers who could be the first ones to make contact with anyone with Ebola.

10/20/2014

A sign announcing the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl sits in the window of the Hailey Paint and Supply store on Main Street June 1, 2014 in Hailey, Idaho. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Swap Of Captured American Soldier, Taliban Detainees Stirs Debate

The Obama administration is facing mounting questions over the prisoner swap that won freedom for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl after five years in Taliban hands.

06/02/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: Getty Images)

Frustration Mounts Over Government Shutdown

Some of New York’s political heavyweights voiced their frustration Sunday over the partial government shutdown, which entered its sixth day.

10/06/2013

Police stand guard outside the home of Cathleen Alexis, the mother of Washington Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis, on September 17, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Sources: Aaron Alexis Etched Messages Into Shotgun

The gunman in Monday’s Washington Navy Yard massacre left behind two short phrases etched into the side of his shotgun, sources told CBS News.

09/18/2013

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel addresses the United States Military Academy at West Point during the 2015 commencement ceremony on May 25, 2013, in West Point, New York. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

West Point Men’s Rugby Team Disbands After Cadets Forward Emails Derogatory To Women

The U.S. Military Academy men’s rugby team has been temporarily disbanded after cadets forwarded emails that were derogatory to women.

06/03/2013

Chuck Hagel appears before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Jan. 31, 2013. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hagel To West Point Grads: Sexual Assault In The Military Must Stop

U.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.

05/25/2013

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (credit: gillibrand.senate.gov)

Gillibrand To Introduce Legislation In Wake Of Military Sex Assault Allegations

In 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.

05/16/2013

Chuck Hagel appears before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Jan. 31, 2013. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Fellow Republicans Pound Secretary Of Defense Nominee Hagel At Confirmation Hearing

When 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.

01/31/2013

Chuck Hagel

Sources: Obama Picks Former GOP Sen. Hagel For Defense Secretary

President Barack Obama has picked former Republican U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary, sources said Sunday.

01/06/2013