The city of Los Angeles is poised to pay nearly $3 million to the family of a 56-year-old grandfather who died in police custody after a Los Angeles Police Department jail guard placed him in a chokehold, according to court records.
Amber Rose, an actress and model known for her personal style and steady position on the gossip pages, staged a "SlutWalk" in Los Angeles on Saturday that has folks debating the usefulness of the term and what it represents.
The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency for Berkeley and Charleston Counties in South Carolina early Sunday. The weather service is expecting, "catastrophic flash flooding." A flash flood emergency is also in effect for Dorchester County.
The director of the Secret Service said Friday he first heard rumors about employees of his agency circulating unflattering information about a top Republican lawmaker earlier than he initially reported.
Jesse Matthew still must await his fate in connection to the disappearance and death of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. But whatever happens there, he now looks set to spend the rest of his life behind bars.
Opposition researchers typically work in the relative shade of politics. But Ohio Gov. John Kasich made the team for Jeb Bush's super PAC the focus of his campaign stops on Friday after a pair of Right to Rise PAC staffers were discovered digging through his old congressional papers in an Ohio library.