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West Virginia lawmakers impeach all 4 state SC justices
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West Virginia lawmakers impeach all 4 state SC justices

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers completed the extraordinary move of impeaching all four state Supreme Court justices Monday night for spending issues, including a suspended justice facing a 23-count federal indictment. The state House of De...
Charges Filed in Florida ‘Stand Your Ground’ Shooting
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Charges Filed in Florida ‘Stand Your Ground’ Shooting

Prosecutors have charged Michael Drejka - who shot and killed a man over a parking spot in July - in a reversal of the sheriff's decision not to bring charges in the incident that prompted debate over "stand your ground" laws. Drejka, 47, was arrested and c...
Sen. Nelson has offered no proof of Russian election hacking claim made a week ago
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Sen. Nelson has offered no proof of Russian election hacking claim made a week ago

With early voting beginning Monday in some Florida counties, the Senate race there was jolted as Republican Gov. Rick Scott kept up the pressure on Sen. Bill Nelson's thus-far unsubstantiated claims that Russian operatives have already compromised Florida elec...
John Kasich says GOP needs unifying message, less chaos
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John Kasich says GOP needs unifying message, less chaos

Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Sunday said the GOP needs to find a unifying message to tamp down the "chaotic environment" that seems to dominate political discourse today, citing a narrow victory for Republican Troy Balderson in a special congressional election tha...
UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, man arrested
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UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, man arrested

LONDON (AP) — A car plowed into pedestrians and cyclists near the Houses of Parliament in London during the morning rush hour Tuesday, injuring three people in what police suspect is the latest in a string of attacks in the British capital that used vehicles a...
Shameless Peter Strzok ‘deeply saddened’ by firing opens GoFundMe page
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Shameless Peter Strzok ‘deeply saddened’ by firing opens GoFundMe page

FBI agent Peter Strzok became a face of anti-Trump resistance within the government. It's now cost him his job. Mr. Strzok confirmed Monday that he had been fired from the FBI, months after an internal watchdog revealed damning text messages he exchanged wi...
Judge sets bail for Muslims arrested at NM compound despite dead child
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Judge sets bail for Muslims arrested at NM compound despite dead child

TAOS, N.M. — A state judge on Monday cleared the way for five defendants who were arrested on child abuse charges at a remote New Mexico compound to be released pending trial despite authorities' suspicions that the group was training children to use firearms ...
Judge rules Mueller investigation is legal
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Judge rules Mueller investigation is legal

A federal judge ruled Monday that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election is not illegal. The decision rejected a challenge by one of the Russian-linked companies Mr. Mueller's team has pursued for financing...
Google tracks your movements, like it or not
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Google tracks your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data...
Why is an AIDS foundation heavily invested in rent control politics?
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Why is an AIDS foundation heavily invested in rent control politics?

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP)re — A Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures is waging an expensive battle with the real estate industry over rent control in California. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has poured more...