In this Nov. 9, 2017, photo, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks during the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission ceremonial groundbreaking for the National World War I Memorial at Pershing Park in Washington.
In this Nov. 9, 2017, photo, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks during the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission ceremonial groundbreaking for the National World War I Memorial at Pershing Park in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin AP file
In this Nov. 9, 2017, photo, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks during the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission ceremonial groundbreaking for the National World War I Memorial at Pershing Park in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin AP file

VA to begin paying up to 800,000 emergency claims at private-sector facilities

January 14, 2018 04:00 AM