The story of how Amy McGrath became an avatar for what Democrats hope is a “blue wave” this November is a narrative that combines a compelling biography, risk taking, the virtues of the digital age and the willingness to compete even when party elders in Washington were trying to stop her.
Newly released documents detail how Las Vegas officers responded to the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, initially believing the Strip faced large-scale attack by multiple shooters and trying to help bleeding victims.
Attorneys for the family of a woman who was shot and killed by police in Mississippi have filed a petition in federal court seeking to force the department to provide the names of the officers involved.
Talks between President Daniel Ortega's administration and opposition and civic groups on resolving weeks of deadly unrest broke down Wednesday after government opponents demanded earlier elections and changes in electoral laws.
Gov. Henry McMaster and his four challengers in South Carolina's GOP primary meet face to face, debating issues including the billion-dollar nuke plant debacle, streamlining government, keeping schools safe, and abortion restrictions.
U.S. prosecutors have charged more than 80 members of the violent Mexican Mafia gang with taking part in a conspiracy to run drugs and carry out violent assaults ordered from inside Los Angeles County jails.