Alleged thefts occurred in a congressional office building.
Witness Rachel Jeantel continues her testimony during George Zimmerman’s trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla. Thursday, June 27, 2013. Credit: AP The prosecution’s “star-witness” in the George Zimmerman murder trial, Rachel Jeantel, on Monday made her first public appearance since testifying earlier this month about the death of Trayvon Martin. She claimed the […]
UPDATE 3:00 a.m. ET: Things appear to have calmed down in both Los Angeles and Oakland where pro-Trayvon Martin violent protests raged throughout the night. Here’s a recap of the unrest in Los Angeles as a result of pro-Trayvon Martin protests: • Several reports of vandalism and assault, though extent is unclear • Vandalism confirmed […]
FILE – This March 22, 2013 file photo shows the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington. Credit: AP Confidential tax information of numerous political candidates and campaign donors were improperly scrutinized by government officials, the Treasury Department has admitted, according to the Washington Times. However, the Justice Department has declined to prosecute […]
Police in Baltimore say they are investigating the claims of a witness who apparently saw a group of black youths beat a Hispanic man while screaming, “This is for Trayvon.” The incident reportedly occurred on Sunday. Real estate agent Christina Dudley posted her account of the incident on Facebook, prompting Baltimore police to investigate whether […]
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says she’ll seek another term instead of running for governor next year.In a statement Monday, the Chicago Democrat says she considered mounting a challenge to Gov. Pat Quinn, a fellow Democrat, but decided to stay in her current job…
When former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer announced over the weekend that he would not be running for the Senate, the Democratic Party was caught unawares. The Party now has to scramble to find a replacement for a candidate thought to be a heavy favorite to capture the seat…