U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell’s campaign manager Jesse Benton has quit the campaign with the clock counting down to the Nov. 4 general election against Democratic Attorney General Alison Lundergan Grimes. According to POLITICO, Benton was involved in the presidential race of former U.S. Show More Summary
Niger's head of parliament, who faces questioning in a probe into international baby-trafficking, has turned up in Belgium, an opposition official said Saturday, confirming a media report. Hama Amadou, who had already quietly left Niger...Show More Summary
The Lebanese army is investigating pictures and video footage of the alleged beheading of a Lebanese soldier by Islamic State jihadists, a military spokesman told AFP on Saturday. IS supporters released a video showing the decapitation...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's anti-graft watchdog has said it is investigating a former senior executive at Volkswagen AG's Chinese venture, FAW-Volkswagen Automotive Co Ltd, for corruption, the latest target in a widening probe against the company. Show More Summary
Kathy Jackson is doing her best to deflect the media’s attention from the real issues - her bizarre financial arrangements - that are being probed…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund's board on Friday stood behind the global lender's leader, Christine Lagarde, who is facing a criminal investigation in France tied to a political corruption probe dating from 2008. Show More Summary
The Rosetta space probe made history this month when it became the first mission to orbit a comet. The trip took a dozen years, covered 4 billion miles, and required four gravity slingshots to control the satellite’s speed and trajectory.
By Jason Stern/CPJ Middle East and North Africa Research Associate After 50 bloody days of conflict, it looks like a ceasefire may finally take hold in Israel and Gaza. Recently Gaza has been one of the deadliest places in the world for the press. Show More Summary
The owner of a Long Island mansion-turned-wedding palace who survived being shot in the face by a masked assailant earlier this year says authorities should be looking elsewhere
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's schedule is packed with travel, from fundraising events for fellow Republicans around the U.S. to trade meetings next month in Mexico. The 51-year-old father of... To view the full story, click the title link.
You might think a criminal probe would stop a GOP presidential contender in his tracks. Not for these three governors.
Sharyl Attkisson: Can Justice Dept. Investigate IRS Impartially?: Should a special counsel take over the Justice Department probe of lost IRS emails and the targeting of conservative tax-exempt groups? Attorney General Eric Holder says there’s no need: his Justice Department is conducting a thorough and fair investigation. But can the...
The son of political donor heavyweight Gary Melius has emerged as a person of interest in his father’s near-fatal shooting in front of the tony Oheka Castle he calls home, according to published reports.
By Alexia Shurmur WHITE HILLS Ariz. (Reuters) - County law enforcement officials in Arizona said on Thursday no criminal charges are pending after a probe into a gun range incident in which a 9-year-old girl fatally shot her instructor...Show More Summary
By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - A Colorado judge overseeing the murder case against accused theater gunman James Holmes said on Thursday that police may have lied when they denied leaking details of the case to Fox News, but declined to appoint a special prosecutor. Show More Summary
Notre Dame has suspended reserve safety Eilar Hardy as part of the school's ongoing probe into academic fraud involving several students, which now includes a fifth football player.
NEW YORK (AP) — A friend of Philip Seymour Hoffman who was arrested after the actor's overdose death pleaded guilty on Thursday to a low-level drug charge in a deal that spared him jail time.
By Anna Yukhananov WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund's board is likely to stand behind the global lender's leader, Christine Lagarde, who is facing a criminal investigation in France tied to a political corruption probe, sources close to the board said. Show More Summary
By Jim Finkle, Marina Lopes and Alina Selyukh BOSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - (This story corrects 12th paragraph to clarify that 59 percent of Time Warner Cable customers, not all cable customers, are unsatisfied with service; The outage...Show More Summary
JPMorgan Chase said Thursday that it was cooperating with law-enforcement officials to determine the scale of reported cyber attacks against US financial institutions. Late Wednesday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was "working...Show More Summary