Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’ A Florida state employee has been reprimanded and told not to come to work after Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration banned the use of the terms “climate change” and “global warming.” Earlier this month, reports said that officials in the Scott administration ordered Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administrators not to use the terms in documents or meetings because they asserted that the climate science behind global warming was not a “true fact.” More
What Anthony Weiner could learn from Mark Sanford Anthony Weiner says he will soon decide whether to run for mayor of New York. As the former congressman weighs the pros and cons, he might want to keep an eye on Mark Sanford's comeback attempt in South Carolina. More
Six politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plot New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and five other politicians pleaded not guilty Tuesday to corruption charges in connection with an alleged plot to buy a line on New York City's mayoral ballot. The allegations revived public concerns about a documented culture of exploitation in Albany that has prompted officials to seek legal recourse to induce change. More
Boston bombing suspect: City shut down amid manhunt With the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing still at large early Friday morning, Gov. Deval Patrick ordered everyone in the city to stay home. "There is a massive manhunt underway," he said at a morning press conference, calling it a "rapidly developing situation." Police Col. More
Democrats raise $22M for House races The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee raised a record $22.6 million during the first three months of the year, officials announced Thursday. It ended March with $8.9 million in cash reserves and $4.5 million in debt. More
Wis. governor survives recall vote The recall was a rematch of the 2010 governor’s race. Throughout the campaign, Walker maintained his policies set the state on the right economic track. Defeat, he said, would keep other politicians from undertaking such bold moves in the future. 06/6/2012 - 8:47 am | View Link
Gov. Walker survives recall vote in Wis. The recall was a rematch of the 2010 governor's race. Throughout the campaign, Walker maintained his policies set the state on the right economic track. Defeat, he said, would keep other politicians from undertaking such bold moves in the future. 06/5/2012 - 11:52 pm | View Link
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Wis. recall is rematch of 2010 governor's race MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The candidates may be the same, but Wisconsin isn't. In the tumultuous 18 months since Republican Scott Walker defeated Democrat Tom Barrett in the 2010 governor's race, Wisconsin has been rocked with massive protests over workers ... 05/9/2012 - 10:03 am | View Link
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The Utah Court of Appeals has upheld the murder conviction of Adam Karr for stabbing a man to death outside a Capitol Hill house party.
In a 3-0 decision, the court rejected Karrâs argument that he was defending himself, his brother and his home when he killed 22-year-old Kaleb Yazzie.
Karr, now 29, was convicted by a jury of first-degree felony murder and second-degree felony obstruction of justice.
CLEVELAND (Reuters) - A Cleveland police officer's shooting of a 12-year-old boy in a city park a year ago was unreasonable, experts hired by the child's family said in reports an attorney wants submitted to a grand jury considering charges in the case.
A woman and her dogs are recovering after falling through the ice in Mantua.
The 32-year-old Heber woman was visiting family in Honeyville when she decided to take her two dogs for a walk around Mantua Reservoir on Sunday morning. But about 9 a.m., the dogs took off onto the iced-over reservoir and fell through, said Mantua Police Chief Mike Johnson.
âThe ice is barely formed up here.