U.S. News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/us U.S. News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2019 EarthLink Networks Inc. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:01:24 EST Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:32:11 EST 5 Landmark Air Force chapel suffering from leaks, corrosion http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20190120/64999dac-9652-442f-a102-99d698323469 DENVER (AP) — The landmark Cadet Chapel that towers over the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado is suffering from leaks and corrosion, so the school has drawn up the most ambitious restoration project in the building's 55-year history. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:01:24 EST 20190120/64999dac-9652-442f-a102-99d698323469 By DAN ELLIOTT Associated Press Smaller class sizes not proven but teachers strike for them http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20190120/55b810d9-dbd2-40dd-bc16-12bc0427d783 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Most educators and parents see class size as an indicator of a quality education and have made it a priority in teacher strikes across the United States in the past year, but its effectiveness is still up for debate. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:49:36 EST 20190120/55b810d9-dbd2-40dd-bc16-12bc0427d783 By SALLY HO and CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press Paying for funerals impossible for many poor families http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20190120/50e3f1a8-1368-4fac-8ca6-5eb02e4db646 DETROIT (AP) — Darlene Hardison would have loved to have a funeral for her father and uncle and bury them in marked graves at a Michigan cemetery. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:31:12 EST 20190120/50e3f1a8-1368-4fac-8ca6-5eb02e4db646 By COREY WILLIAMS Associated Press Unclaimed veterans buried with dignity, thanks to strangers http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20190120/ee817ea3-a945-4d0e-b56f-d00274b25785 MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — When the flags were removed from the caskets and folded with military precision, there were no family members there to receive them. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:16:46 EST 20190120/ee817ea3-a945-4d0e-b56f-d00274b25785 By ADRIAN SAINZ and KAREN PULFER FOCHT Associated Press Houston home to rival Martin Luther King Day parades http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20190120/0e9ab677-e102-4d78-8a39-aa0d4798b701 HOUSTON (AP) — For more than two decades, Houston has had competing parades on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, with organizers lobbing allegations of favoritism and conspiracy at each other and at city officials as the groups battled over permits and preferred starting times. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:09:21 EST 20190120/0e9ab677-e102-4d78-8a39-aa0d4798b701 By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press