The House and Senate are expected to vote this week to approve a $17-billion plan to reduce the long lines for care in the Department of Veterans Affairs health system.
Surveillance drones that hunt drug smugglers along the Mexican border could soon be grounded. Installation of pole-top cameras and ground sensors to intercept illegal crossings might be delayed.
The House vote to sue President Obama is the first such legal challenge by a chamber of Congress against a president and a historic foray in the fight over constitutional checks and balances.
In the video pitch for her new Internet endeavor ? yours for only $9.95 a month or $99.95 a year! ? Sarah Palin implores those watching: ?Really, make this your channel.?
Thursday's women's semifinals at Wimbledon will not trigger great name recognition from the general fan. Maybe even the ardent tennis fan. Newcomers are beginning to emerge in tennis, and this year's women's bracket is no exception. Two barely twenty-somethings, Simona Halep and Eugenie Bouchard, completed the women's semifinal field Wednesday with impressive victories. Halep beat last year's finalist, Sabine Lisicki of Germany, 6-4, 6-0, and Bouchard scored a 6-3, 6-4 win over another German, Angelique Kerber, who had taken out Maria Sharapova on Tuesday. They will play each other in the semifinals, and the winner will face the winner of the match...