WASHINGTON (CNN) -- While more than 800,000 federal workers, including some congressional staffers, are being furloughed during the government shutdown, members of Congress are still getting paid, as required by law.
Investigators probably will have to use dental records to identify some of the eight people who were killed in a wreck involving a church bus and two other vehicles in eastern Tennessee, a Tennessee Highway Patrol official said Thursday.
Some of t
History is made every day. But even by that standard, October 3 stands out as an especially eventful day.
Set aside the fact that it was on this day in 1863 that President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of Thanksgiving.
The Republican National Committee is offering the United States government a check to pay for guards at the National World War II Memorial, chairman Reince Priebus announced Wednesday.
"We're willing to pay the bill," said Priebus, who was speakin
Every Thursday and Friday from October 3 through November 1, 2013, veterans can get their seasonal flu vaccination at the walk-in flu vaccination clinic at the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS) facility in Temple or by requesti
The weekend rain may be long gone but TxDOT is still trying to clean up the mess left behind.
"The structures washed out, causing us these huge washouts that are like seven foot deep," said TxDOT's Bob Colwell.