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TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines

Memorial Day travelers may still be greeted by long security lines at some airports, but sweet relief may be on the horizon. The Transportation Security Administration will add 768 new screeners by mid-June at some of the nation’s busiest airports, the agency’s chief said in D.C. Wednesday.

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Report: Intruders breach US airport fences about every 10 days

As Americans focus on the wait in ever-longer security screening lines inside terminals, new documents show dozens more incidents happening outside perimeters than airports have disclosed.

China accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties

“The United States has deliberately suppressed the bulk of Chinese steel exports,” said a Commerce Ministry statement. “This not only harms Chinese steel enterprises but hinders trade and cooperation between enterprises.”

Va. gov. addresses FBI probe, threatens to hold funding for Metro

Gov. Terry McAuliffe clarified his relationship with a Chinese businessman, whose campaign contribution has come under scrutiny. He also threatened to withhold funding for Metro.

The worst time to leave for Memorial Day weekend

As a big travel weekend approaches, many drivers are planning when they should hit the road to best avoid seeing a sea of red brake lights. Here’s what you should know.

Cutting the cord: Is anyone really saving money?

While it seems as if everyone is doing it, the number of consumers who actually “cut the cord” may be smaller than expected.

Md. animal cruelty case exposes need for more scrutiny on rescue groups

“There are very few laws in any state that actually describe what a rescue group is or hold them to any standards,” said Cory Smith, director of public policy at the Humane Society of the United States.

VA secretary clarifies ‘Disney’ analogy to vets health care

He said he never intended to suggest he didn't take the VA mission seriously.

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