Agency delays plan for keeping Asian carp from Great Lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The Trump administration has delayed indefinitely a plan for strengthening defenses on a crucial Chicago-area waterway to prevent Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes, where scientists say they could cause severe harm to native fish populations, officials said Tuesday.

  • Written by JOHN FLESHER , AP Environmental Writer

Air Force agrees to settle Ohio base discrimination lawsuit

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Air Force has agreed to pay $140,000 to settle a federal discrimination lawsuit in which a woman claimed she was passed over for promotions at Ohio's Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.