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IG: Shoddy care by VA didn’t cause Phoenix deaths

August 27, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This photo taken April 28, 2014 shows the Phoenix VA Health Care Center in Phoenix. The Department of Veterans Affairs says investigators have found no proof that delays in care caused any deaths at a VA hospital in Phoenix, deflating an explosive allegation that helped expose a troubled health care system in which [&hellip...

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UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous

August 27, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Aug. 19, 2014 file photo shows flash flood waters from the overrun Skunk Creek flood I-10 in northwestern Phoenix. Global warming is here, human-caused and can already be considered dangerous, a draft of a new international science report...

Mourners urge black Americans to take action

August 26, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Pictures of Michael Brown flank his casket during his funeral, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis. Hundreds of people gathered to say goodbye to Brown, who was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer on...

Syria warns US: No unilateral strikes on militants

August 26, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

White House press secretary Josh Earnest gestures during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, where he took questions on ISIS, Iraq, and Syria. He also received congratulations for his newborn baby. (AP...

Hearings planned after call for nuke-plant closure

August 26, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Nov. 3, 2008 file photo shows aboveground casks designed to store radioactive waste from a nuclear reactor at Pacific Gas and Electric’s Diablo Canyon Power Plant in Avila Beach, Calif. A senior federal nuclear expert who was stationed...

Businesses: Quake cleanup shouldn’t deter tourists

August 26, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

A worker removes an earthquake-damaged wine barrel from a barrel storage facility Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Napa, Calif. A powerful earthquake that struck the heart of California’s wine country caught many people sound asleep, sending dressers, mirrors...

American soccer player Tim Howard has book deal

August 26, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Saturday, June 26, 2010, file photo, United States goalkeeper Tim Howard clenches his fist during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between the United States and Ghana at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, South Africa. (AP...

American held in Syria freed after nearly 2 years

August 26, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

In this image made from undated video obtained by The Associated Press, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a man believed to be Peter Theo Curtis, a U.S. citizen held hostage by an al-Qaida linked group in Syria,...

Dad of 18-year-old shot by officer asks for peace

August 25, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Lesley McSpadden, Michael Brown’s mother, second from left, stands next to her cousin, Eric Davis, as he addresses the crowd at Peace Fest, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in St. Louis. Hundreds of people gathered in St. Louis’ largest city park Sunday at a...

Katy Perry channels Britney Spears at MTV VMAs

August 25, 2014 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

Riff Raff, left, and Katy Perry arrive at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) Katy Perry and Riff Raff took it back to 2001 Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake in...