'The VA is in turmoil again'

For years, the US Department of Veterans Affairs had been roiled by mishaps, setbacks and controversies. But recently, several veterans and their family members told CNN, they believed the department was finally improving.

Vikings beat Jaguars 25-16 for 1st road win since September

Minnesota remains two games behind Detroit in NFC North

Matt Asiata scored on a short touchdown run, Kai Forbath kicked four field goals and the Minnesota Vikings beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 25-16 on Sunday, winning for just the second time in nine weeks.

White Sox sign OF Jackson

Making a late addition to the roster, the Chicago White Sox signed free agent outfielder Austin Jackson to a one-year contract Sunday. Multiple media outlets reported that the deal is worth $5 million. Jackson, 29, figures to be at least a ...

Traevon Jackson won't return this weekend

Thursday in Omaha, Wisconsin senior guard Traevon Jackson said he would not return to the court Friday against Coastal Carolina, nor would he return Sunday if the Badgers advance to the round of 32.

Shoplifting spree ends with $2,200 theft from TJ Maxx, police say

Police believe suspects might be connected to other crimes

A man and woman accused of stealing more than $2,200 worth of dresses and merchandise from a TJ Maxx store in Madison might have been involved in a string of retail thefts across Wisconsin and Illinois, according to a release from Madison police.

Police: Ax used in fight over unpaid debt

Three taken into custody

Madison police responded to a fight at the 5700 block of Raymond Road just after 11:04 a.m. Friday. The fight possibly involved an ax, according to Madison police.

AP source: Cubs reach deal with RHP Edwin Jackson

Cubs will be Jackson's 8th team in 11 years

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a four-year, $52 million contract with right-hander Edwin Jackson.

Man on lawn tractor facing 4th OWI charge

Authorities say a man who drove a lawn tractor on the sidewalk, street and into a Walgreen's parking lot in Washington County is facing his fourth drunken driving charge.