Describing himself as “merely a thankful beggar,” Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams sought thousands of dollars in bribes from deep-pocketed donors seeking his help with their legal woes, federal authorities said Tuesday as they unveiled a 23-count indictment charging the two-term Democrat in a sprawling corruption case.
The Defense Department on Tuesday denied it tried to quash a 2015 study that found it could save $125 billion in noncombat administrative programs but admitted it has so far only found a small fraction of those savings.
"If I were a betting man, I'd say there won't be a vote today," one GOP lawmaker said when asked if the vote will take place tonight. "At this point, it would have to be [delayed]," said a chief of staff to a top House Republican. "They won't want to vote in the middle of the night."
The median age of millennials is 30 - meaning that half are older and half are younger - and 30 happens to be the age at which millennials tend to self-identify as adults according to new research by CBS.
Having rallied on news that The Freedom Caucus gave President a 'standing ovation' upon his entry, Fox Business' Charlie Gasparino reports that The Freedom Caucus has just left without agreement... Stocks are not happy.
Mindich, 49, plans to return all outside funds in New York-based Eton Park Capital Management because he doesn’t believe he’ll be able to run a global, multi-disciplinary investment firm under current conditions, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.
It is not just the Freedom Caucus tails of the Republican Party that are holding out from the Obamacare reform vote, GOP centrists in the House are fleeing from their party’s first major legislative test of President Trump's reign.
The Trump administration faces a major legislative test today with the health-care vote, and for those attempting to trade the event, Bloomberg's Cameron Crise notes that risk-takers need to ask themselves two questions...
The man UK police believe was responsible for the terrorist attack in Westminster yesterday has been formally named as Khalid Masood, aged 52. Detectives believe he was most recently living in the West Midlands. Masood was known to police and has a range of previous convictions for assaults, including GBH, possession of offensive weapons and public order offences
An Israeli teenager with dual US-Israeli citizenship was arrested connection with scores of threats to Jewish institutions, including dozens of community centers in the United States. "This is the guy we are talking about" a spokesman for the Israeli police said.