Pentagon extends family-friendly benefits

Shawn PriceWASHINGTON, Jan. 29 (UPI) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced new initiatives that extend family-friendly benefits to members of the armed forces, designed to make the military a more appealing career.

Trump dominates debate, even in his absence

Ann Marie AwadDES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 28 (UPI) — Candidates kicked off Thursday evening’s GOP presidential debate cracking wise about Donald Trump, proving he dominates the stage even when he’s not around.