Despite a last minute fight over funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs vastly over budget hospital in Denver, Congress agreed to fund the rising sticker price of the $1.6 billion medical facility, thought to be one of the most expensive hospitals in the world.
Russia-linked hackers tried at least five times to pry into Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email account while she was secretary of state, emails released Wednesday show.
NASA and the European Space Agency plan to plough a device into the 525ft Didymoon to test the principle that a much larger asteroid threatening the Earth could be deflected.
A woman asks a financial advisor, “When I retire, I will have my federal pension, but I can’t take any of my husband’s Social Security. He has been paying into Social Security for almost 35 years. How is that fair to me?”
A rural Alaska post office on St. Paul Island was shut down for the past week when the postmaster found herself stranded on a neighboring island and the already limited flight service to the Bering Sea town was stalled due to weather and mechanical problems.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), chairman of the federal spending subcommittee of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, called a hearing to try to get to the bottom of how bad agencies’ year end spending is, and a chief target was the State Department.
Federal employees will shoot and kill deer at the Gettysburg National Military Park and the Eisenhower National Historic Site as part of the deer-management program, according to a news release from the National Park Service.
Dozens of emails in the State Department’s latest release of Hillary Clinton emails contain information now deemed classified by the department.