Jan 9, 2015

Boehner douses gas tax hopes

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday he doubted there were enough votes in the new Republican-majority Congress to raise gasoline taxes. “I’ve never voted to raise the gas tax,” the Ohio Republican told reporters. Boehner said that when the Democrats ...

At least three killed in Maryland private jet crash

Dec 9, 2014

At least three killed in Maryland private jet crash

A small, private jet crashed into a house in a Washington, D.C., suburb in Maryland on Monday, killing at least three people on board, authorities said. Preliminary information indicates at least three people were on board and didn’t survive the Monday crash into a ...