Michelle R. Smith, Associated Press | Posted Jan 23rd - 11:00am
A former Rhode Island state lawmaker has agreed to plead guilty to fraud charges, becoming the third former House member in 11 days to be charged with criminal conduct and prompting the U.S. attorney to decry the state's political culture.
Dan Sewell, Associated Press | Posted Jan 23rd - 10:20am
The judge who has taken over the case of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a black motorist during a traffic stop emphasized Monday that she is focused on keeping his murder retrial in Cincinnati.
Grant Schulte, Associated Press | Posted Jan 23rd - 10:14am
A Nebraska state senator who had cybersex with a woman on a state computer is facing criticism again for a retweet suggesting that demonstrators at a women's march weren't attractive enough to be sexually assaulted.