Double-amputee Army veteran dies while paddle boarding

Cody Iorns, a 25-tear-old double amputee Army veteran, died Wednesday while paddle boarding in Maryland, authorities said. (Instagram) An Army veteran and double amputee died Wednesday while paddle boarding in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis, Md., authorities said. The man was identified as Cody Iorns, 25, of Washington D.C. He was paddle boarding in the […]

Wildfires force evacuations in heat-stricken Colorado

DENVER – Bone-dry conditions and scorching temperatures hampered firefighters Thursday as they battled two wildfires in Colorado — one that has burned structures in the southern part of the state and another that has forced evacuations near Rocky Mountain National Park. About 350 homes have been evacuated east of Fort Garland in southern Colorado since […]

NSA deletes phone records, citing ‘technical irregularities’

WASHINGTON – The National Security Agency said Thursday it is deleting call records after "irregularities" caused it to collect records it was not authorized to receive. The agency released a statement saying it began deleting records in May after "analysts noted technical irregularities in some data received from telecommunications service providers." The records date back […]