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CHICAGO | Lawyer: Arrangements being made to pay R. Kelly’s $100K bail

CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly’s attorney says arrangements are being made to pay the R&B singer’s $100,000 bail to free him while he awaits trial for aggravated sexual abuse. Steve Greenberg told The Associated Press on Sunday that Kelly could be out as early as Monday, but he added that others have to act for … Continue reading CHICAGO | Lawyer: Arrangements being made to pay R. Kelly’s $100K bail

WASHINGTON | Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve policymakers last month noted greater threats to the U.S. economy, ranging from adverse effects of the government shutdown to rising trade tensions, and opted to emphasize that they would be “patient” in raising interest rates. Minutes of the Fed’s discussions in January showed that Fed officials also felt that further … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

AP Poll: Sexual misconduct allegations voted top news story

NEW YORK /December 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  The wave of sexual misconduct allegations that toppled Hollywood power brokers, politicians, media icons and many others was the top news story of 2017, according to The Associated Press’ annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors. The No. 2 story was Donald Trump’s tumultuous first year as … Continue reading AP Poll: Sexual misconduct allegations voted top news story