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The Escanaba Daily Press
Legion welcomes special guestsCourtesy photo The American Legion Post 71 of Gladstone hosted a dinner Monday
Legion welcomes special guests
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
Courtesy photo The American Legion Post 71 of Gladstone hosted a dinner Monday, Jan. 25, for the Michigan Legion mid-winter tour. The tour visited 14 U.P. Posts plus the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 25 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. The Legion... Read more
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Mashable
Samantha Bee's first 'Full Frontal' didn't pull any punchesAs you may or may not have heard, Samantha Bee is in fact a woman — the only ut
Samantha Bee's first 'Full Frontal' didn't pull any punches
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
As you may or may not have heard, Samantha Bee is in fact a woman — the only uterus-having person currently hosting a late-night comedy series, not to mention one of the only female human beings ever to scale this particular portion of Male Privilege... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Tuskegee announces plans to build $3 million healthcare facilityThe City of Tuskegee has a clear vision of the future, driven by its rich histo
Tuskegee announces plans to build $3 million healthcare facility
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 hours ago
The City of Tuskegee has a clear vision of the future, driven by its rich history. Mayor Johnny Ford announced plans to build a new $3 million Federally Qualified Health Center, and then a brand new 25-28 bed hospital. Construction is already... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tuskegee announces plans to build $3 million healthcare facilityThe City of Tuskegee has a clear vision of the future, driven by its rich histo
Tuskegee announces plans to build $3 million healthcare facility
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 20 hours ago
The City of Tuskegee has a clear vision of the future, driven by its rich history. Mayor Johnny Ford announced plans to build a new $3 million Federally Qualified Health Center, and then a brand new 25-28 bed hospital. Construction is already... Read more
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FOX News
Sanders initially cast VA scandal as partisan effort to undermine agencySen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.), now a Democratic presidential candidate, was slo
Sanders initially cast VA scandal as partisan effort to undermine agency
FOX News / Posted 21 hours ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.), now a Democratic presidential candidate, was slow to take seriously reports in 2014 of the use of fake wait lists by Department of Veterans Affairs employees. As the New York Times reported, Sanders, then chairman of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Samantha Bee talks about ‘Full Frontal’Chad Batka for New York Times “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” premieres Monda
Samantha Bee talks about ‘Full Frontal’
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Chad Batka for New York Times “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” premieres Monday on TBS. PASADENA, Calif. — Samantha Bee was one of the most fearless correspondents on “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart.” For 12 years she reveled in the absurdities... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Veteran nurse honored for a lifetime of caringAlong the way, her nursing experience included time at the local General Motors
Veteran nurse honored for a lifetime of caring
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
Along the way, her nursing experience included time at the local General Motors plant and even more than a decade at the Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center - a lead relief nurse stint that included being on duty the days following the Sept. 11... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Officer Ray Richardson: He loved his family, his city LOWELL -- Raymond Richardson grew up during the Great Depression, and the exp
Officer Ray Richardson: He loved his family, his city
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
LOWELL -- Raymond Richardson grew up during the Great Depression, and the experience of standing in bread lines to help keep his family fed left him with a life-long dedication to working for the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Feb. 7, 2016Printed Letters: Veterans Choice program a mess that needs fixing The Veteran
Feb. 7, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Printed Letters: Veterans Choice program a mess that needs fixing The Veterans Choice program instituted by Congress to fix problems associated with the care of veterans in the VA medical system has had exactly the opposite effect.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Homeless veteran encouraged by VA Secretary's visitJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - After a visit from the nation's Secretary
Homeless veteran encouraged by VA Secretary's visit
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - After a visit from the nation's Secretary of Veterans Affairs on Friday, many veterans in the metro said they have a renewed sense of optimism about the future of the organization. The head of the VA met with... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Homeless veteran encouraged by VA Secretary's visitJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - After a visit from the nation's Secretary
Homeless veteran encouraged by VA Secretary's visit
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - After a visit from the nation's Secretary of Veterans Affairs on Friday, many veterans in the metro said they have a renewed sense of optimism about the future of the organization. The head of the VA met with... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
VA Secretary unveils telehealth pilot program for MississippiJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A new pilot program announced Friday by t
VA Secretary unveils telehealth pilot program for Mississippi
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A new pilot program announced Friday by the nation's Secretary of Veterans Affairs aims to help veterans in some of the most rural parts of Mississippi. Federal officials also hope the new initiatives --... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
VA Secretary unveils telehealth pilot program for MississippiJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A new pilot program announced Friday by t
VA Secretary unveils telehealth pilot program for Mississippi
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A new pilot program announced Friday by the nation's Secretary of Veterans Affairs aims to help veterans in some of the most rural parts of Mississippi. Federal officials also hope the new initiatives --... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Federal auditors fault VA psychiatric clinic in BuffaloWASHINGTON – Federal auditors have found a host of problems at a Veterans Affai
Federal auditors fault VA psychiatric clinic in Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON – Federal auditors have found a host of problems at a Veterans Affairs psychiatric clinic on Main Street in Buffalo, ranging from a doubling of wait times for new patients to improper documentation for the needles used there to improper... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
'Neomasculinity' meetups canceled after police warningsThe founder of a “neomasculinity” group called off a string of international me
'Neomasculinity' meetups canceled after police warnings
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
The founder of a “neomasculinity” group called off a string of international meetups after warnings from the Texas governor, Des Moines police and other agencies this week. Daryush “Roosh” Valizadeh, the leader of Return of Kings, backpedaled after... Read more
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USA Today
'Neomasculinity' meetups canceled after police warningsThe founder of a “neomasculinity” group called off a string of international me
'Neomasculinity' meetups canceled after police warnings
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
The founder of a “neomasculinity” group called off a string of international meetups after warnings from the Texas governor, Des Moines police and other agencies this week. Daryush “Roosh” Valizadeh, the leader of Return of Kings, backpedaled after... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Drainage projects underway to address local floodingCharleston is no stranger to frequent flooding, maximized by heavy rain and hig
Drainage projects underway to address local flooding
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
Charleston is no stranger to frequent flooding, maximized by heavy rain and high tides. Several projects to improve drainage in the Charleston area are in the works, including an ongoing focus on the Charleston Market area downtown. "I know the... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
In memory of DillionLisa and Jeff Naslund of Galva have an unusual message on her answering machine
In memory of Dillion
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Lisa and Jeff Naslund of Galva have an unusual message on her answering machine. If you are a soldier, it says, talk to us. The talking still isn't easy, says Lisa, her voice choking with emotion as she speaks of her son Dillion, a decorated... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
VA Choice program frustrates vets needing careEarl West, a military veteran from Glenwood Springs, needs surgery after tearin
VA Choice program frustrates vets needing care
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Earl West, a military veteran from Glenwood Springs, needs surgery after tearing a tendon and ligament in his hip last fall. As a former Marine who was disabled in 2012 when he inhaled benzene while working on a drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
'Suicide by Cop' attempt could lead to lengthy prison sentenceYou've probably heard the term "suicide by cop," a despondent person who thinks
'Suicide by Cop' attempt could lead to lengthy prison sentence
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
You've probably heard the term "suicide by cop," a despondent person who thinks the best solution to their problems is to force police into shooting them. One such individual is Craig Burton, who survived a shooting involving Spokane police and is... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Brewers Community Foundation's 5K Famous Racing Sausages Run/Walk entry form available todayBrewers Community Foundation's 18th Annual 5K Famous Racing SausagesTM Run/Walk
Brewers Community Foundation's 5K Famous Racing Sausages Run/Walk entry form available today
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 5 days ago
Brewers Community Foundation's 18th Annual 5K Famous Racing SausagesTM Run/Walk will be held at Miller Park on Saturday, July 30, starting at 8 a.m., rain or shine. Registration is now available online at brewers.com/5krunwalk. This 2016 event... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, February 3, 2016 Allow Coloradans the option to choose what medical care to seek in living and
Email letters, February 3, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Allow Coloradans the option to choose what medical care to seek in living and dying I am a 62 year-old disabled mother and grandmother; diagnosed at 52 with progressive multiple sclerosis. A competitive athlete my... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Why there's no main flag at this VA HospitalNOWHERE, SHE CALLED US. ACTION 7 NEWS ANCHOR ROYALE DA HAS THE STORY, YOU'LL ON
Why there's no main flag at this VA Hospital
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
NOWHERE, SHE CALLED US. ACTION 7 NEWS ANCHOR ROYALE DA HAS THE STORY, YOU'LL ONLY SEE ON SEVEN. ROYALE: IN FRONT OF ALBUQUERQUE'S V.A. HOSPITAL STANDS A MASSIVE FLAG POLE. DOLLINDA JORGENSEN SAYS SHE'S HEARTBROKEN, BECAUSE THERE'S NO FLAG FLYING ON... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
ObituariesWilliam C. Vaughan passed away on Thursday, January, 28th at Truman VA Hospital
Obituaries
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
William C. Vaughan passed away on Thursday, January, 28th at Truman VA Hospital, Columbia, MO. after a long illness. He was born on April 5th, 1951 to Earl and Jane Vaughan, who precede him in death. He is survived by his loving wife, Christine, of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Michael J. Santillo, addictions counselor, teacherNov. 11, 1950 - Jan. 2016 Michael J. Santillo left an indelible mark on numero
Michael J. Santillo, addictions counselor, teacher
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Nov. 11, 1950 - Jan. 2016 Michael J. Santillo left an indelible mark on numerous people, from the ex-wife and daughter who adored him, and the people he counseled with addiction problems, to Sunoco convenience store clerks who came to know him as a... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Veteran Found Dead At VA Died Of Heroin IntoxicationA U.S. Army veteran found dead in a public bathroom at the Veterans Affairs Hos
Veteran Found Dead At VA Died Of Heroin Intoxication
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
A U.S. Army veteran found dead in a public bathroom at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in West Haven died of accidental heroin intoxication, according to Dr. James R. Gill, the state medical examiner. Zachary Paul-Allen Greenough, 28, of Uncasville,... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
West Haven VA To End Shuttle Service at Train StationStarting Monday, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in West Haven will stop ru
West Haven VA To End Shuttle Service at Train Station
NBC Connecticut / Posted 10 days ago
Starting Monday, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in West Haven will stop running a free shuttle to and from the West Haven train station. The VA Office of General Counsel determined federal money cannot be spent on helping employees commute to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
St. Joseph Cathedral to help others, restore faith during jubilee yearIn this Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy for the Catholic Church, St. Joseph
St. Joseph Cathedral to help others, restore faith during jubilee year
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
In this Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy for the Catholic Church, St. Joseph Cathedral in Jefferson City has focused attention on its existing works in the community while also hoping to uplift people inside and outside the church. “It is a... Read more
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FOX News
VA Secretary about to sign draft master plan for West LA campusThe Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald is traveling to Los Angeles t
VA Secretary about to sign draft master plan for West LA campus
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
The Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald is traveling to Los Angeles to sign the draft master plan for the West LA VA campus on January 28 after months of advocacy by local veteran leaders to get their peers’ voices heard against a backdrop... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Lions club begins planning for country-style steak dinnerWelcome Lions members are working on plans for the next country-style steak din
Lions club begins planning for country-style steak dinner
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Welcome Lions members are working on plans for the next country-style steak dinner April 2 at Center United Methodist Church in Welcome. Members now have tickets, which are $11. All tickets must be purchased at least a week prior to the dinner. There... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
VA whistleblower says she faced retaliation after reporting too much "down time" and overtime abuseST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Waste, fraud and abuse… that's what a whistleblower says
VA whistleblower says she faced retaliation after reporting too much "down time" and overtime abuse
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 11 days ago
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Waste, fraud and abuse… that's what a whistleblower says they saw first-hand at the Bay Pines VA Hospital in St. Petersburg. And when she reported it all, instead of taking action against the reported wrongdoing, she says she... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Delorean to resume productionCar crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospitalCar crashes in
Delorean to resume production
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
Car crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospitalCar crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospital Shreveport police said a female child and female adult were sent to the hospital after crashing their car into a train... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Kalashnikov to open AK-47 factory in FloridaCar crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospitalCar crashes in
Kalashnikov to open AK-47 factory in Florida
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Car crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospitalCar crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospital Shreveport police said a female child and female adult were sent to the hospital after crashing their car into a train... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Car crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospital Shreveport police said a female child and female adult were sent to the hospi
Car crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospital
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Shreveport police said a female child and female adult were sent to the hospital after crashing their car into a train... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Bristol Palin responds to Tina FeyCar crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospitalCar crashes in
Bristol Palin responds to Tina Fey
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Car crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospitalCar crashes into train sending child and adult driver to hospital Shreveport police said a female child and female adult were sent to the hospital after crashing their car into a train... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alte
AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Gladys M. MiddletonShe was born Gladys Marie Warner on Dec. 2, 1921, in Astoria, N.Y., and raised
Gladys M. Middleton
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
She was born Gladys Marie Warner on Dec. 2, 1921, in Astoria, N.Y., and raised by her mother, Anne Marie Warner, and her grandmother, Magdalena Ley. Gladys attended Julia Richmond High School in Manhattan on scholarship, graduating with honors.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dozens of dangerous Texas plants operate near public centersThe Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL IDThe Latest: GOP-led New Me
Dozens of dangerous Texas plants operate near public centers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
The Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL IDThe Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL ID A Republican-sponsored bill aimed at putting New Mexico in compliance with the federal REAL ID Act is being debated before the full House. A... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas driver fatally shot in apparent road rage incidentThe Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL IDThe Latest: GOP-led New Me
Texas driver fatally shot in apparent road rage incident
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
The Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL IDThe Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL ID A Republican-sponsored bill aimed at putting New Mexico in compliance with the federal REAL ID Act is being debated before the full House. A... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Dozens of dangerous Texas plants operate near public centersLouisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carryLouisiana lawmaker propos
Dozens of dangerous Texas plants operate near public centers
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Louisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carryLouisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carry Area concealed carry permit classes routinely fill up with both new and experienced shooters looking to meet state requirements, but a Baton... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Orleans sheriff's deputy injured during trainingLouisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carryLouisiana lawmaker propos
Orleans sheriff's deputy injured during training
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Louisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carryLouisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carry Area concealed carry permit classes routinely fill up with both new and experienced shooters looking to meet state requirements, but a Baton... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Louisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carry Area concealed carry permit classes routinely fill up with both new and exper
Louisiana lawmaker proposes permitless concealed carry
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Area concealed carry permit classes routinely fill up with both new and experienced shooters looking to meet state requirements, but a Baton... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Ark-La-Tex Politics Expanded for January 27, 2016Louisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director firedLouisiana delegation
Ark-La-Tex Politics Expanded for January 27, 2016
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Louisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director firedLouisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director fired Louisiana's congressional delegation -- with the exception of U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy -- has issued a strongly worded letter... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Louisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director fired Louisiana's congressional delegation -- with the exception of U.S. Sen. Bill
Louisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director fired
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Louisiana's congressional delegation -- with the exception of U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy -- has issued a strongly worded letter... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
What's Your Agenda? : Senator Greg TarverLouisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director firedLouisiana delegation
What's Your Agenda? : Senator Greg Tarver
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Louisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director firedLouisiana delegation aims to get VA hospital director fired Louisiana's congressional delegation -- with the exception of U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy -- has issued a strongly worded letter... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
South Texas bank president gets prison for wire fraudThe Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL IDThe Latest: GOP-led New Me
South Texas bank president gets prison for wire fraud
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
The Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL IDThe Latest: GOP-led New Mexico House debating REAL ID A Republican-sponsored bill aimed at putting New Mexico in compliance with the federal REAL ID Act is being debated before the full House. A... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Missing VA doctor's cause of death requires further testingThe Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office says they need to do further studi
Missing VA doctor's cause of death requires further testing
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
The Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office says they need to do further studies and testing to determine cause of death for John O. Marshall, the VA surgeon whose body was recovered in the Spokane River near the Monroe Street Bridge on... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Surgeon's death leaves void at Spokane VASPOKANE, Wash. – In between the absolute shock and sadness of losing a colleagu
Surgeon's death leaves void at Spokane VA
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – In between the absolute shock and sadness of losing a colleague, employees at the Spokane Veterans Affairs Hospital know that their work will not stop. Their acting chief surgeon, Dr. John Marshall, was found dead in the Spokane... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane Police investigating armed robberyBody found near Cataldo identified as missing Spokane womanBody found near Cata
Spokane Police investigating armed robbery
KHQ Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
Body found near Cataldo identified as missing Spokane womanBody found near Cataldo identified as missing Spokane woman CATALDO, Idaho - A woman's body was found wrapped in plastic and dumped along side a road near Cataldo over the weekend, and KHQ's... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Wildfire plan seen as biggest land policy change in decadesBody found near Cataldo identified as missing Spokane womanBody found near Cata
Wildfire plan seen as biggest land policy change in decades
KHQ Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
Body found near Cataldo identified as missing Spokane womanBody found near Cataldo identified as missing Spokane woman CATALDO, Idaho - A woman's body was found wrapped in plastic and dumped along side a road near Cataldo over the weekend, and KHQ's... Read more
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