BREAKING: VA Secretary Eric Shinseki resigns following veterans' health care scandal; Details now on KGMB and KHNL.

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki has announced his resignation, President Barack Obama said in a statement delivered from the White House on Friday morning.

President Obama and Shinseki met earlier Friday, after the president said he intended to have a "serious conversation" with the Kauai-native and retired four-star general.

We will have more information on this developing story as soon as it becomes avilable.

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