Government And Politics

Ex-cashier pleads guilty to theft from Navy base in Japan

Aug 22, 2017

Federal prosecutors say a Filipino woman has pleaded guilty in Kansas to stealing nearly $100,000 from a U.S. Naval base in Japan

AP-NORC poll: Hispanics see barriers to nursing care

Aug 22, 2017

AP-NORC poll: Few older Hispanics are confident that nursing homes and assisted living facilities can meet their needs.

Regulators to dig deeper into US luxury property deals

Aug 22, 2017

Federal regulators searching for money laundering are digging deeper into who's behind luxury real estate buys in certain parts of the US

Man who shot judge was stopped earlier for faulty headlight

Aug 22, 2017

Authorities say the man who shot an Ohio judge outside a courthouse was stopped by a police officer hours earlier for having a defective headlight as he drove downtown in the early morning darkness

The Latest: Agency had wanted judge to toss shooter's suit

Aug 22, 2017

Records show an Ohio housing authority wanted a judge to dismiss much of a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by a man who shot him outside a courthouse

Trump isn't expected to pardon Joe Arpaio on Tuesday

Aug 22, 2017

President Donald Trump isn't expected to take action Tuesday on a possible pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's conviction for intentionally disobeying a judge's order in an immigration case

Trump returns to immigration issue with Arizona visit, rally

Aug 22, 2017

President Donald Trump is trying to recapture the fervor that helped put him in office with a campaign-style rally in Arizona

A 'Trump Doctrine'? Clues in his new Afghanistan plan

Aug 22, 2017

In President Donald Trump's new Afghanistan strategy, elements of a broader approach to foreign conflicts have started to emerge

Latest: McCulloch confident inquiry board will confirm guilt

Aug 22, 2017

St. Louis County prosecutor says he's confident that board will confirm conviction and death penalty are appropriate for condemned inmate whose life was spared hours before execution

The Latest: Owner defends his NYC Confederate flag display

Aug 22, 2017

A man whose Confederate flag display in his Manhattan apartment windows was met with hurled rocks, a broken window and legal action last week says the reaction reflects a misunderstanding of the flag's meaning.