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NPR's Sam Sanders asked that question of black men in New York and Los Angeles, and he shares just a few of their answers here.
Melissa Block talks with Sloan Gibson, the deputy secretary of the Veterans Affairs Department, about the results of a recent probe into wait times at VA facilities.
Ukraine has accused Russia of trying to open a new front in the war between the government and pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine.
The president has approved surveillance flights over Syria to search for targets for possible airstrikes. But critics of the administration say that may not be enough.
Michael Pitre lives in New Orleans. Fives and Twenty-Fives is his first nove...
Michael Pitre, author of Fives and Twenty-Fives, served two tours in Iraq. He says, "It was not glamorous and it's not SEAL Team 6; it's just work, and I wanted to tell a story about that."
President Obama addressed the annual convention of the American Legion in North Carolina with a raft of new proposals for vets.