WASHINGTON | Official: Deputy AG Rosenstein expected to depart in March

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department official says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave his position in the middle of next month. The official was not authorized to discuss the move by name and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday night. The White House is expected to … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Official: Deputy AG Rosenstein expected to depart in March

The Latest: Gillibrand against military action in Venezuela

The Latest on the presidential candidates (all times EST): 10 p.m. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says it would be an “inappropriate” use of the U.S. military to intervene in Venezuela. Visiting a popular bar near the University of Iowa campus, the New York Democrat weighing a 2020 presidential campaign is responding to President Donald Trump’s warning … Continue reading The Latest: Gillibrand against military action in Venezuela

WASHINGTON | Roger Stone apologizes to judge for Instagram post about her

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump‘s longtime confidant Roger Stone has apologized to the judge presiding over his criminal case for an Instagram post featuring a photo of her with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun. Stone and his lawyers filed a notice Monday night saying Stone recognized “the photograph and comment … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Roger Stone apologizes to judge for Instagram post about her

SACRAMENTO, Calif | 16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump‘s emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra released a statement Monday saying the suit alleges the Trump administration’s action violates the Constitution. “President Trump treats the rule of law with … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif | 16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

Harris: Facts unfolding in probe of alleged Smollett attack

Sen. Kamala Harris says she won’t comment again on the investigation into a reported attack on “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett until it’s completed. Speaking Monday to reporters in Concord, New Hampshire, during her first presidential campaign trip to the state, the U.S. senator from California says that “the facts are still unfolding” and that while … Continue reading Harris: Facts unfolding in probe of alleged Smollett attack

BLACKSBURG, Va | Guy’s 23 lift No. 3 Virginia past No. 20 Hokies, 64-58

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Kyle Guy scored 23 points and No. 3 Virginia pulled away in the second half to beat No. 20 Virginia Tech 64-58 on Monday night. Ty Jerome added 16 points and De’Andre Hunter had 10 for the Cavaliers (23-2, 11-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who swept the regular-season series with their state … Continue reading BLACKSBURG, Va | Guy’s 23 lift No. 3 Virginia past No. 20 Hokies, 64-58

The Latest: Gillibrand says Amazon deal was ‘outrageous’

The Latest on the presidential candidates (all times EST): 8:50 p.m. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is stopping short of agreeing with fellow New York Democrat Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez’s comments celebrating Amazon’s plans to cancel building a second headquarters in the state. A freshman House member, Ocasio-Cortez hailed the cancellation as a day “dedicated, everyday New Yorkers and … Continue reading The Latest: Gillibrand says Amazon deal was ‘outrageous’

Missouri News: MSD Crews Responding To Force Main Sewer Break In Chesterfield

CHESTERFIELD, MO (STL.News) Crews and contractors with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are working to repair an underground force main sewer break in Chesterfield, Missouri. The location of the break is 673 Water Works Road in Chesterfield.  The break was first reported Monday morning by a resident.  The force main is leaking into … Continue reading Missouri News: MSD Crews Responding To Force Main Sewer Break In Chesterfield