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  • Four arrested in protest of Karl Rove

     
    by Katie Fretland Former Bush advisor Karl Rove was invited to speak at a GOP fundraiser in Des Moines, Iowa, but he did not get the warmest of welcomes from four residents who pledged to arrest him. Law enforcement officers......
  • Battle for Michigan exposes divisions

     
    by Jill Zuckman MT. CLEMENS, Mich. -- With its pounding beat and desperate lyrics, "Eight Mile" by Detroit rap artist Eminem isn't just a song. It's an ode to the highway that serves as a physical and psychological divider between......
  • Send Rove to jail petition passes 100,000

     
    (Brave New Films used the video above to promote the petition) by Katie Fretland A petition to send former White House deputy chief of staff Karl Rove to jail over refusing a subpoena to testify before a House committee has......
  • Sen. Ted Stevens indicted

     
    Sen. Ted Stevens, 84, an Alaska Republican, was indicted by a federal grand jury in Washington today. He has been under federal investigation for more than a year on public corruption charges. Major charges in the seven count indictment against Stevens...
  • Committee votes for Rove contempt

     
    by Katie Fretland and updated The House Judiciary Committee this morning voted in favor of finding former Bush advisor Karl Rove in contempt of Congress for his refusal of a subpoena to testify before the panel. The committee voted along......
  • McCain-Palin ticket hits Alaska iceberg

     
    Gov. Sarah Palin speaks to reporters regarding the indictment of U.S. Sen Ted Stevens in her Capitol office in Juneau, Alaska Tuesday July 29, 2008. (AP Photo/Juneau Empire, Brian Wallace) by Frank James Among the names mentioned as potential......
  • Tributes to Tubbs Jones roll in

     
    by Andrew Zajac Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones, a Cleveland-area Democrat who gained a measure of national notoriety for her staunch support of Hillary Clinton despite representing a heavily black, pro-Barack Obama district, died Wednesday. Tubbs Jones, 58,...
  • Disgraced former County Commissioner Warren Newell has a new place to stay

     
    Palm Beach County is hosting another tourist. But this guest is not staying at The Breakers Hotel & Resort or any of the area???s other fine lodging establishments. Seven months after being sentenced to five years in prison, former County......
  • McCain ad ties Barack Obama, Tony Rezko

     
    by Mark Silva Now the gloves come off. Sen. Barack Obama hit Republican rival John McCain today with a television campaign ad mocking McCain's immediate inability this week to recall how many homes he owns - "seven,'' the Obama ad......
  • John McCain picks Alaska Gov for Veep

     
    by Jill Zuckman Dayton, OHIO - Sen. John McCain has chosen Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, a tough-talking social conservative with sterling credentials as a reformer, to be his running mate, campaign officials confirmed. McCain, who turns 72 today, is......
  • McCain VP choice gives Dems ammunition

     
    by Jill Zuckman PITTSBURGH, Pa.--There is an inverse symmetry to the Republican and Democratic tickets now that Sen. John McCain made the bold gamble of choosing Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin to be his running mate. In Palin, 44, the veteran......