- US agrees to pay millions for Agent Orange claims Updated: Jun-18-15 3:56 pm
WASHINGTON - Ending years of wait, the government agreed Thursday to provide disability benefits to as many as 2,100 Air Force reservists and active-duty forces exposed to Agent Orange residue on airplanes used in the Vietnam War.
- VA nomination on hold in Senate over Agent Orange dispute Updated: Jun-11-15 12:22 pm
WASHINGTON - Three Democratic senators are holding up a confirmation vote on President Barack Obama's nominee for Veterans Affairs' top health post, citing the department's delay in extending disability benefits to Air Force reservists possibly exposed to Agent Orange.
- Ohio, California senators make beverage bets on NBA finals Updated: Jun-04-15 12:17 pm
CLEVELAND - Ohio's two U.S. senators are betting beers brewed in the state against their California counterparts' wine, beer and coffee as the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA finals.