John Raby, Associated Press | Posted Aug 14th - 9:09am
A Democratic West Virginia Supreme Court justice announced her retirement Tuesday, just hours after her impeachment and before a deadline to hold a special election for her replacement rather than having the Republican governor name her successor.
Chad Day, Stephen Braun and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Posted Aug 14th - 8:41am
Prosecutors rested their tax evasion and bank fraud case in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, closing two weeks of testimony that depicted him as using millions of dollars hidden in offshore accounts to fund a luxurious lifestyle — and later obtaining millions more in bank loans under false pretenses.
Catherine Lucey and Jill Colvin, Associated Press | Posted Aug 14th - 7:41am
President Donald Trump escalated his messy clash with former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman on Tuesday, referring to the longtime colleague, who had been the top African-American in his White House, as "that dog!"