The Army Corps of Engineers’ delay in activating a floodway – land designated to take on water – cost millions in damage to Cairo, Illinois.
The Trump administration says focusing less on loans to low-income areas where banks have branches could lead to more lending elsewhere.
In this week’s roundup: Two attacks on American Sikhs this month stir up memories of decades of hate, more Trump Administration staff connected to white nationalists, and understanding farm murders in South Africa.
Lawmaker on center for immigrant kids: ‘We cannot allow this house of horrors to continue to operate’
Twenty-five children continue to be held at Shiloh Treatment Center, which has documented cases of child deaths and serial abuse.
A California court ruling makes it harder for companies to classify employees as independent contractors. Gig economy companies are pushing back.
The temporary holding facilities often come as a surprise to the unsuspecting civilians who work or live nearby.
“The answer is: If it hasn’t been proven, it’s not something the VA should endorse,” says one agency official.