Good grief! The more I hear about this one, the worse it gets for the Secret Service.
And this case is far worse than some guy jumping the White House fence and bursting into the president’s residence. 118 more words
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A New York state assemblyman who represents a district in the New York City borough of Queens was arrested on Wednesday on charges of stealing campaign funds and abusing the state’s travel voucher system, authorities said. 216 more words
By Kevin Murphy
KANSAS CITY Kan. (Reuters) – A court ruled on Wednesday that Kansas Democrats do not have to put a candidate on the ballot for the U.S Senate, a decision that is expected to boost chances of an independent beating the Republican incumbent in an election that may swing control of the chamber. 414 more words
By Amanda Becker and Timothy Gardner
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans plan to put approval of the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline on a fast track early next year if they win a U.S. 939 more words
CHARLOTTE N.C. (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court blocked parts of a new North Carolina voter law on Wednesday, ruling just weeks ahead of the November elections that the provisions would disproportionately impact African-American voters. 183 more words