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US Veterans Agency Struggles to Meet Goals

November 11, 2015 0

WASHINGTON—Six years ago, the Obama administration set the ambitious goal of ending veteran homelessness in 2015 and ending the backlog in disability claims. It appears likely the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will miss both […]

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Report: VW to Compensate Some US Car Owners

November 8, 2015 0

A leading automotive website says German car maker Volkswagen is preparing to offer cash to American owners of diesel cars that were intentionally programmed to give false data on emission tests. The blog "The Truth […]

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Former US Senator, Actor Fred Thompson Dies

November 2, 2015 0

Fred Thompson, the former U.S. senator who also acted in films and on television has died. He was 73. Thompson died Sunday from a recurrence of lymphoma, according to a statement from his family. Thompson […]

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Republican Ryan Is Elected US House Speaker

October 29, 2015 0

CAPITOL HILL— A conservative stalwart, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan was elected as the new speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Thursday, a day of pomp, celebration, high hopes and a rare spirit of unity […]

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