Loudoun County prosecutor who sought jail time for father of girl raped at school tied to Soros, McAuliffe
Loudoun County Commonwealth's Attorney Buta Biberaj, who sought jail time against Scott Smith after his June school board meeting arrest, has ties to progressive megadonor George Soros and Democratic Virginia gubernatorial nominee Terry McAuliffe.
'More reporting:' How journalists should cover threats to democracy
The media treats some aspects of the first amendment — such as press freedom — as sacred. But when it comes to other crucial protections, including free and fair elections and other basic tenets of democracy, there tends to be a "sliding scale." On "Reliable Sources" Sunday, CNN's chief media correspondent Brian Stelter discussed the changing role of political media — and how reporters need to do a better job protecting democracy.
Oil politics animate California congressional race
The damage from the recent California oil spill has so far been less disastrous than initially feared, but it has thrust the issue of offshore oil drilling on the West Coast into some of the most hotly contested US House races in the country.
Flags will be flown at half-staff for Texas officer killed in ambush that wounded 2 other deputies
Gov. Greg Abbott permitted flags to be flown at half-staff in Harris County to honor the life of Harris County Constable Precinct 4 Deputy Kareem Atkins, a 30-year-old deputy was was shot and killed in an ambush attack on Saturday.
Kourtney Kardashian supports boyfriend Travis Barker at 'Saturday Night Live' after missing sister Kim's show
Kourtney Kardashian supported her boyfriend, Travis Barker, on “Saturday Night Live” just one week after her sister, Kim, hosted with the help of sister Khloe and mom, Kris Jenner.
NC police officer, son of retired chief, killed by drunk driver just three months after joining force
A North Carolina police officer, who was a former Army solider and the son of a retired police chief, was struck and killed early Sunday morning when an alleged drunk driver plowed into him and his partner responding to a separate accident along the highway early Sunday.
Massachusetts rally honors fallen police officers to combat anti-police staffing problems
Supporters of police gathered in Springfield, Mass., on Wednesday to honor both current and fallen officers to combat staffing issues brought on by anti-police sentiment, according to a local report.