It’s a blessing to Democrats that Hillary Clinton is getting slammed now, rather than later, with serious questions about the money that flowed into her family’s charitable foundation when she was secretary of state. The party has fair warning: Revelations about … [Read more...] about Democrats, you’ve been warned: As new reports on the Clinton Foundation’s foreign donations surface, Hillary Clinton might be increasingly radioactive in a general election
WASHINGTON — The Senate finally confirmed Loretta Lynch as attorney general Thursday — and President Obama hailed the vote, saying “America will be better off for it.” The Senate voted 56-43 to confirm Lynch, the U.S. attorney in Brooklyn, who becomes … [Read more...] about Loretta Lynch wins confirmation as attorney general
A massive blaze has erupted at an industrial park in Louisville, Ky., sending thick, black smoke billowing into the sky Friday morning as the flames consume an enormous building. The now five-alarm fire has destroyed Building 6 at the General Electric Appliance Park along 4000 … [Read more...] about Massive blaze consumes General Electric building in Louisville, Ky.
Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder says his own views about banning discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity have evolved along with those of the nation. Holder, who is wrapping up a tenure of nearly 61/2 years as the country’s top law … [Read more...] about Attorney General Eric Holder reflects on his evolving opinion of marriage equality
Sen. Mark Kirk said Thursday he would support Loretta Lynch for U.S. attorney general, a stance that should assure Lynch has enough votes to win confirmation. Kirk (R-Ill.) said in a statement he believes Lynch, the U.S. attorney in Brooklyn, will be a "valuable partner in … [Read more...] about Sen. Mark Kirk says he will support Loretta Lynch’s U.S. attorney general nomination, should be enough votes to confirm