The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a plan to fix a veterans’ health care system scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays.
As the Obama administration weans the United States off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America’s unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution.
A family of five, including three children from four to 12-years-old, were found shot to death Sunday inside a U.S. apartment, authorities said.
Lightning struck 14 people, injuring two critically, during rare summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said Sunday.
The United States stepped up pressure on Moscow on Sunday by releasing satellite images it says show that rockets have been fired from Russia into neighboring eastern Ukraine and that heavy artillery for pro-Russian separatists has crossed the border.