President Barack Obama signs S. 517, the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act into law, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Obama signs $16 billion veterans bill

The measure provides money for more VA hospitals, doctors and nurses.It’s aimed at erasing the backlog of veterans across the country waitin…

Tropical Weather

Iselle downgraded to tropical storm

Iselle became a tropical storm when its winds slowed to 70 mph, but residents should still take precautions, the service said.