A northern Mississippi sheriff was arrested Wednesday on a dozen felony charges, including embezzlement and evidence tampering, just weeks after saying he would resign in January because of health reasons.
Kevin Freking, Associated Press | PostedDec 19th - 8:22am
The Senate passed a sweeping criminal justice bill Tuesday that addresses concerns that the nation's war on drugs had led to the imprisonment of too many Americans for non-violent crimes without adequately preparing them for their return to society.
Lolita C. Baldor, Susannah George and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press | PostedDec 19th - 8:14am
The Trump administration will withdraw all of the approximately 2,000 American troops in Syria, according to a U.S. official, as the White House declared victory Wednesday in the mission to defeat Islamic State militants there.