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Why Feds' Embrace of Private Prisons Matters

The Trump administration has called for a crackdown on what it sees as a rise in crime. That may be why the new attorney general doesn't want to phase out private prisons.

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 10:23:00 GMT
Police Chief, Officer Charged In Fatal Shooting of Florida Retiree

The Punta Gorda, Florida police chief and one of his officers have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a retiree during a training exercise a tragedy that made national headlines last year.

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:33:00 GMT
Merriam-Webster Offers Conway a Lesson in 'Feminism'

Everyone in political life encounters criticism, especially on Twitter. But when you get publicly corrected by the dictionary, that's unusual.

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:38:00 GMT
Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications

Bill Paxton, the actor who starred in the television series 'Big Love' and films such as 'Twister' and 'Apollo 13,' died at the age of 61.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:40:56 GMT
Oscars Primed to Make a Political Statement

If history or the rhetoric since the election are any indicator, the Academy Awards are sure to get more than a bit political this year.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:38:40 GMT
Trump's Job Approval Stands at Just 44 Percent as Partisan Splits Reign

President Donald Trump's job approval rating was 44 percent, a record low for a new president, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:37:12 GMT
Drunk Driver Charged After Injuring 28 at Mardi Gras: Cops

The 25-year-old driver, hit other vehicles and then veered into an Endymion parade crowd, registered .232 on a blood alcohol test, police said.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:32:30 GMT
Trump's Pick for Navy Secretary Withdraws

Financier Philip Bilden said he 'fully support[s]' Trump's agenda and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' efforts to modernize the Navy and Marines.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:59:19 GMT
Prison Pods for Vets Serving Time After Serving Country

An Albany County, N.Y., jail says its program seems to be keeping veterans from returning.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:51:00 GMT
Company 'Pauses' Launch of $89,000 Muscular Dystrophy Drug

A drugmaker fiven FDA approval to market a generic drug for muscular dystrophy has 'paused' rollout after an outcry over its $89,000-a-year price tag.

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:15:34 GMT
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