JackFM Local News

Subscribe to JackFM Local News feed
Updated: 30 min 29 sec ago

Veterans Administration facility in Clarksburg struggles to shorten long waits for care

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 3:04am
The Veterans Affairs hospital in Clarksburg has struggled to reduce the number of patients facing long waits for care, even after Congress injected billions of dollars into veterans' health care last summer.
Categories: JackFM News

Wait times at Pennsylvania VA clinics better than average

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 3:02am
More than 18,000 medical appointments were delayed at least a month at Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics in Pennsylvania during a recent six-month period. But the vast majority of veterans are receiving care within...
Categories: JackFM News

US woman accused of trying to join IS group is due in court

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 2:58am
A Philadelphia woman arrested on charges she tried to join and martyr herself for the Islamic State group is due in court for a detention hearing.
Categories: JackFM News

3 people, including a child, struck by car in Philadelphia

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 2:22am
A mother, father and a child have suffered non-life-threatening injuries after they were struck by a car in the city's Northern Liberties neighborhood.
Categories: JackFM News