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Perry denies interest in VA job as Trump mulls replacement

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Wednesday he had no interest in becoming the next head of the Department of Veterans Affairs, flatly rejecting speculation that he would soon take over the position after the White House floated his name to replace embattled VA Secretary David Shulkin.

At least 9 still hospitalized after deadly bus crash

One minute members of the Texas high school band were sleeping soundly on an early morning bus trip home from a much-anticipated trip to a music festival at Disney World. The next minute their bus was plunging into a ravine so steep rescuers had to rappel down to them.