Scathing report slams Blair over botched Iraq war

LONDON (AP) — Britain's decision to go to war in Iraq was a failure born of flawed intelligence, lack of foresight and "wholly inadequate" planning, an official inquiry concluded Wednesday in a report seven years in the making.

  • Written by JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press

GOP seeks hearings on FBI decision on Clinton emails

WASHINGTON (AP) — Angry House Republicans are announcing plans to investigate FBI Director James Comey's decision against pressing criminal charges for Hillary Clinton over her handling of classified emails.

  • Written by ERICA WERNER, AP Congressional Correspondent

Community wants federal investigation into black man's death

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Officials and family members of a Louisiana community called for a federal investigation Wednesday into the shooting death of a black man by police, saying they don't trust local law enforcement.

  • Written by MIKE KUNZELMAN, Associated Press

Report: VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two years after a scandal over long wait times for veterans seeking health care, the Department of Veterans Affairs still has "profound deficiencies" in delivering health care to millions of veterans, a congressional commission says in a new report.

  • Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press