Steven Dubois and Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 9:31am
A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon.
David Porter, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 9:01am
Prosecutors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case began their closing arguments Friday by displaying for jurors the infamous email at the heart of the case as they seek to prove that two former allies of Republican Gov. Chris Christie purposely created gridlock in a political payback scheme.
While Rolling Stone pursued its now-discredited story about sexual assault at the University of Virginia, emails show the school's administration sought to kill a proposed alumni magazine article about how the school handles sex assaults on campus.
Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 8:20am
For four years, people have worked hard and mostly successfully to erase the deep scars Superstorm Sandy left on the New York and New Jersey coastlines when it crashed ashore with deadly force on Oct. 29, 2012.