| Jun 11, 2015
Delaware State Police are investigating after a video posted online showed a member of the governor's security detail with the governor's SUV stopped in a Washington bike lane.
A police spokesman said in a statement Wednesday that the agency will conduct...
| Jun 6, 2015
Aleida Martinez-Molina learned how to read and write Spanish in the Miami-Dade County public school system decades ago, eventually going on to land a top job with a Spanish airline.
Today, the Coral Gables lawyer drives along a road with a Spanish name...
| May 31, 2015
| 1:48 PM
He was the privileged son of a longtime U.S. senator and two-term vice president, yet Joseph R. "Beau" Biden III was no stranger to personal adversity.
When he was only 3, just weeks after his father, Joe Biden, had been elected to the Senate, the...
| May 29, 2015
| 11:34 AM
Let’s take a count, shall we?
With the state Legislature’s razor-thin rejection of Gov. Pete Ricketts’ veto Wednesday, Nebraska became the 19th state to formally abolish the death penalty -- and the seventh in the last decade. Others...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 6:02 PM
When Adriauna Archie takes her turn to read a chapter book aloud in her fourth-grade classroom, she must close her left eye to see the words clearly.
Teachers moved her classmate DeMari Stevens' desk, but DeMari still couldn't read the board at the...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:30 PM
HARTFORD — A fired-up Gov. Dannel P. Malloy kicked off his re-election campaign Wednesday night with a passionate defense of his record and a bracing critique of his rival, Republican Tom Foley.
Speaking to his fellow Democrats at the party's...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:33 PM
If you are a lobbyist or the client of one, watch for a consumer alert warning of a political fundraising shakedown. You may get squeezed for as much as $100,000. The squeezer is one-time campaign finance reformer Democratic and Working Families Gov....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:44 PM
The governors of eight Northeast states petitioned the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday to require nine "upwind" states in the South and Midwest to curb air pollution, which they say is blown by the wind into their region.
The petition asks the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Maryland joined seven other Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states Monday in asking for federal help to curb air pollution from outside their borders, saying emissions from the Midwest and South are hurting their residents' health and their economies.
| May 8, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley and Delaware Gov. Jack Markell sent a joint letter to Pfizer Thursday expressing concerns about its proposed $106 billion acquisition of pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca, which employs thousands in both states.
The governors said...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 3:29 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley and Delaware Gov. Jack Markell announced Thursday an effort to better share information about violent offenders, adding another jurisdiction to the state's regional partnerships.
The new agreement, announced at Salisbury University,...