Josh Lederman and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted Jan 18th - 9:00am
Embracing his clemency powers like never before, President Barack Obama is planning more commutations in his final days in office after a dramatic move to cut short convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's sentence.
Darlene Superville, Associated Press | Posted Jan 18th - 8:53am
President Barack Obama is expected to defend his decision to shorten the sentence of convicted leaker Chelsea Manning when he holds his final news conference on Wednesday, two days before his second term ends.
Alan Suderman, Associated Press | Posted Jan 18th - 8:50am
The U.S. Department of Justice gave instructions on how to work around its own strict rules for spending money seized in investigations to Virginia's top prosecutor, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.
Kristin J. Bender, Associated Press | Posted Jan 18th - 7:51am
University of California President Janet Napolitano, a former U.S. Homeland Security secretary and governor of Arizona, has been undergoing cancer treatment for five months and was hospitalized after suffering complications, the school system said.
Eric Tucker and Paul Elias, Associated Press | Posted Jan 18th - 7:41am
The widow of the Orlando nightclub gunman knew about the attack ahead of time and then hindered the criminal investigation when she lied to FBI agents after the shooting, say prosecutors who will be in a California court Wednesday to discuss transferring her to Florida.