Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending a proposal that would cut food stamp benefits in half and replace them with a box of shelf-stable goods delivered to recipients' doorstep. The plan has drawn harsh criticism, with one lawmaker calling it "a cruel joke."
Navajos who once worried they'd have to drive hours to cast their ballots in Utah say a new settlement is a step forward as tribes challenge what they call discriminatory voting practices around the United States.
Sadie Gurman, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 1:12pm
A top FBI official acknowledged Thursday that the nation's top law enforcement agency has lost public trust after the revelation that it failed to investigate a potentially life-saving tip before the Florida school shooting, a mistake he suggested was the result of bad judgment.
In a story Feb. 21 about a new police chief in West Valley City, the Associated Press reported erroneously that Colleen Jacobs was the state's only female police chief. There is another female police chief in Willard, Utah.