• TV pundit who claimed CIA ties pleads guilty to fraud

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Former cable news pundit Wayne Simmons admits he’s a fraud. And he admits he’s a felon. But despite all evidence to the contrary, he remains adamant that he was a CIA man.

  • The view from the 16th floor of a Pentagon City hotel Wednesday, April 27, 2016, in Arlington, Va., shows the bulk of land of a proposed 38-acre expansion the Army hopes to use to expand Arlington National Cemetery and extend the life of the facility by 20 years, into the mid-2050s. Army officials held a briefing and community forum at the hotel  to explain their plans for the $274 million project, which include a land swap with Arlington County to improve traffic on a busy commuter corridor. (AP Photo/Matthew Barakat)

    Army studies 38-acre Arlington National Cemetery expansion

    ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Army is beginning a yearlong environmental assessment of a proposed 38-acre expansion of Arlington National Cemetery that it hopes will extend the life of the facility by 20 years.