Senators are discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump\'s pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee\'s ability to manage the government\'s second-largest department.
The Border Patrol is confirming it has detained the driver of an SUV that crashed south of Mercedes Monday – a wreck that killed an undocumented immigrant and sent 13 others to the hospital. Border Patrol officials say agents had spotted several immigrants being loaded into the SUV just north of the river Monday afternoon, […]
(AP) – The leaders of a Senate panel say the confirmation hearing for Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump’s pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary, is being postponed indefinitely. Sen. Johnny Isakson, the Republican chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, and Sen. Jon Tester, the top Democrat, cite “serious allegations” recently made against Jackson. They […]
(AP) – The discovery in Iran of a mummified body near the site of a former royal mausoleum has raised speculation it could be the remains of the late Reza Shah Pahlavi, founder of the Pahlavi dynasty. Hassan Khalilabadi, the head of Tehran City Council’s cultural heritage and tourism committee, says it’s “possible” the mummy […]