Federal agents searched former Republican Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger's southwest Ohio home and a nearby storage unit Wednesday, apparently part of an investigation into the money behind his international travel and lavish lifestyle while serving as one of the state's most powerful politicians.
Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 4:24pm
Describing gang violence inflicted by MS-13 members in chilling and gruesome detail, President Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to make "radical" changes to U.S. aid practices by withholding government assistance from countries whose citizens enter the United States illegally.
The fate of Cyntoia Brown, who is serving a life sentence for killing a man when she was 16 years old, is in the hands of Tennessee's governor after the state parole board split on a Wednesday clemency hearing.
Marcy Gordon, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 4:13pm
President Donald Trump indicated Wednesday that he's eager to sign a bill that would dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks, installed to prevent recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis that brought millions of lots jobs and foreclosed homes.
David Eggert, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 4:03pm
Coaches and trainers, the types of paid employees who allegedly learned Larry Nassar was molesting gymnasts and other athletes before the sexual abuse scandal broke, would still not be required to report such suspected abuse to the authorities under a watered-down proposal to expand Michigan's mandatory reporting law.
Barbara Rodriguez and Scott Stewart, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:59pm
Three women allege Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nate Boulton, a major contender in a crowded race with an upcoming primary, touched them inappropriately during separate incidents several years ago, an Iowa newspaper reported Wednesday.
Mary Clare Jalonick and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:58pm
President Donald Trump has branded his latest attempt to discredit the special counsel's Russia investigation as "spygate," part of a newly invigorated strategy embraced by his Republican colleagues to raise suspicions about the probe that has dogged his presidency since the start.
Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:56pm
The special prosecutor investigating former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has started conducting interviews with the women whose allegations of violent slapping, choking and other abuse led to his resignation this month, The Associated Press has learned.
Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:38pm
A hairstylist said in documents released by police Wednesday that a client named Paddock spoke in the months before the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history that a Las Vegas Strip concert venue was susceptible to attack.
David A. Lieb, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:28pm
A legislative investigation into Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens pressed ahead Wednesday at both a courthouse and the Capitol, as attorneys argued over subpoenas involving a pro-Greitens group and lawmakers questioned the source of a six-figure cash payment related to allegations of sexual misconduct by Greitens.
Denise Lavoie, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:20pm
The sister of a Virginia man who was fatally shot by police after he ran naked onto an interstate highway said Wednesday that the officer's body-camera video shows her brother was unarmed and "clearly in distress."