The Veterans Affairs administrator who told staff not to publicly disclose a deadly Legionnaire’s disease outbreak at a Pittsburgh VA hospital is being promoted, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
In a radio interview with Atlanta’s V-103, President Obama said a victory for Democratic Senate hopeful Michelle Nunn is critical if he is going to continue advancing his agenda.
The U.S. Army has found a steal of a deal–or at least what said is a deal–on a group of World War I paintings. They have already been approved to spend $600,000 on the paintings, which will be a part of its large collection of art.
Estonia summoned Russia’s ambassador Wednesday over an airspace violation by Russian military aircraft.
Chicago Sun-Times reporter Dave McKinney resigned from the paper just days after the Free Beacon reported that his wife’s political firm was working to defeat Republican Bruce Rauner, who had been at the center of several critical reports by McKinney.
Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon criticized Turkey for providing safe haven to Hamas operatives to plan and carry out attacks against Israel during a meeting with U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon on Tuesday.
American citizens are believed to have been injured during a terrorist attack Wednesday morning in Jerusalem.
Rep. Cory Gardner (R., Colo.) has “erased” the gender gap and is now leading Democratic incumbent Sen. Mark Udall by seven points, according to a new poll.
An Illinois judge dealt Gov. Pat Quinn (D., Ill.) a blow by appointing a monitor to oversee hiring at state agencies following accusations that his administration was filling positions based on politics rather than qualifications, the Chicago Tribune reports.
The Student Affairs office at Stony Brook University is in hot water after sending an email to the entire student body promoting a rally for congressional candidate Tim Bishop.
Arizona property records show that a condominium purchased by Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred DuVal was foreclosed less than a decade after it was bought.
Houston Texans star defensive end J.J. Watt likely has more money than most of those profiled by MTV’s Cribs but it is unlikely he’ll be appearing on the show anytime soon.
BEIRUT (Reuters) – The Syrian air force carried out more than 200 air strikes around the country in the past 36 hours, a group monitoring the war said on Tuesday, a rapid increase in government raids as U.S.-led forces bomb Islamist insurgents elsewhere.
A Texas woman was sentenced to 10 years in prison after stealing her father’s Social Security benefits for two decades as she kept his mummified corpse in a storage unit along with his car.
Pennsylvania Democrats are outraged after a bill was passed that allows gun rights groups like the NRA to sue localities for passing laws that violate state law.
Sen. Tom Harkin (D., Iowa) told the New York Times in a recent interview that he is not sure what the big deal is about his aspiring Democratic successor’s comments about Iowa farmers earlier this year—and appeared to predict that he will lose.