Police identify officer who killed unarmed teen, allege young man robbed convenience store

...a night of looting earlier in the week."He stopped the wrong one, bottom line," yelled Tatinisha Wheeler, a nurse's aide at the news conference.A couple of dozen protesters began marching, chanting "Hands up, don't shoot" and "What do we...

Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

Former White House press secretary Jim Brady, wounded in the Reagan assassination attempt, dies.

Barrow eases into fall campaign

...Georgia's 12th District that's anchored by Augusta, and an aide to GOP challenger Rick Allen contends the lack of activity proves...re-election payroll once Barrow begins campaigning in earnest. Another aide, Ashley Jones, got $32,000 in fundraising-consultant fees...

Recordings reveal Nixon's point of view on Watergate, final days of administration

...resigned, the former president sat down with his one-time aide and told the tale of his fall from grace in his own words.For...from more than 30 hours of interviews that Nixon did with former aide Frank Gan non in 1983. The sections on Watergate aired publicly...

Haley surgery means Democrat temporary governor

...temporarily serve as South Carolina's chief executive today, while Gov. Nikki Haley undergoes surgery on her right arm.A Haley aide told The Associated Press the Republican governor will have outpatient surgery for "radial nerve compression," or carpal tunnel...

Michelle Nunn asks for 5 debates in Senate race

...invitation, which was issued only through a news release and not via direct contact with the Perdue campaign.Instead, Perdue aide Derrick Dickey hammered Nunn for waiting until the general election to talk about debates."David participated in a dozen debates...

A profoundly poor ldea

...reports of impeachment in an emailed fundraising plea that warned "the fate of Obama's presidency is at stake."White House aide Dan Pfeiffer told reporters that Republicans already have "opened the door for impeachment" with their plans to sue the president...

Aide's resignation heightens Sen. Rand Paul's war with neocons

...Rand Paul as a bigot for having an aide who once expressed admiration for Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth.The aide, Jack Hunter, who quit Monday, was...Senate term.But the issue with his aide has muddled Mr. Paul's image."There...

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigns

...secretary. Obama also said that the Justice Department would determine if any illegality had occurred, and that a top White House aide who has been detailed to the Veterans Affairs Department would remain there for the time being,As for Shinseki, Obama said...

PBS looks at Nixon's resignation through prism of 'The Dick Cavett Show'

...with reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, former Nixon aide John Dean and Cavett. PBS announced it would air Aug. 8 at 9...no friend. A clip of an Ehrlichman appearance shows the Nixon aide looking at Cavett with barely disguised contempt. In one passage...