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Workers install solar panels on top of a Walmart in Chula Vista, California. Photo by Walmart/FlickrWASHINGTON — The U.S. is planning to train veterans to become solar panel installers in the next six years, the White House said Thursday. The jobs...
The Scottish saltire flaps in the wind with the heather covered hills of Perthshire in the background. Photo by Lorna Baldwin You might know that golf, Scotch and haggis come from Scotland, but did you know the blockbuster video game “Grand...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSDempsey leaves open possibility of U.S. military advisors in Iraq joining combat Dozens of nations pledge to fight Islamic State ‘by any means necessary’ Can U.S. mobilize regional allies to fight...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Schools in part of Northeastern Pennsylvania closed today, as authorities hunted the ambush killer of a state trooper. The sniper attack took place late Friday at a remote barracks in the Pocono Mountains...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSDempsey leaves open possibility of U.S. military advisors in Iraq joining combat Dozens of nations pledge to fight Islamic State ‘by any means necessary’ Can U.S. mobilize regional allies to fight...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioEditor’s Note: Due to rights restrictions, the online version of this segment has been edited from its original broadcast version. RELATED LINKSNFL investigates how it handled Ray Rice case NFL domestic...