New York Police Commissioner James O'NeillMichael Brochstein | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty ImagesThe New York City police officer who used a chokehold on Eric Garner in a 2014 encounter that ended with Garner's death has been fired, New York City Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday.Daniel Pantaleo,...
Abigail Spanberger, Democratic Representative from VirginiaAl Drago | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesAdvocating for strict gun control measures was once considered the kiss of death for Democratic candidates hoping to win congressional elections in swing districts.The National Rifle Association would pile money into an opponent's campaign and run attack...
China's President Xi Jinping (L) and US President Donald Trump attend a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 9, 2017.AFP Contributor | AFP | Getty ImagesAdd President Trump to the list of those hurt by his trade war.A new NBC News/Wall...
A man exits the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) headquarters in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesSen. Elizabeth Warren's political origin story is inextricably tied to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a regulatory agency the presidential contender envisioned while an...
Boris Johnson, U.K. foreign secretary, arrives to attend a meeting of cabinet minsters at number 10 Downing Street in London, U.K., on Tuesday, July 3, 2018.Chris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe direction Brexit will take could become clearer this week as U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares...
U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein appears in a photograph taken for the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services' sex offender registry March 28, 2017 and obtained by Reuters July 10, 2019.New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services | Handout | ReutersAn investigation into Jeffrey Epstein's possible...
Frank Pentangeli testifies in the movie "Godfather II."Source: Alfran Productions & Paramount PicturesLongtime Republican strategist and former Trump campaign advisor Roger Stone wants a clip from "The Godfather Part II" to sleep with the fishes — at least during his upcoming trial.The conservative provocateur and the Department...
Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in Cambridge, MA in 2004. Epstein is connected with several prominent people including politicians, actors and academics.Rick Friedman | Corbis News | Getty ImagesJeffrey Epstein committed suicide by hanging in his jail cell, a New York medical examiner said Friday.Epstein, 66, was found in his...
These people smelled a rat — and saw a bunch of them too — in Baltimore County, Maryland, apartments owned by the family of President Donald Trump's son-in-law.Weeks after Trump ignited a firestorm of controversy and accusations of racism by calling the Baltimore-area district of Rep. Elijah Cummings...
Colombian Born Lucrecia Arbelaez and other candidates take the oath of allegiance to become US citizens during a Naturalization Ceremony for new US citizens at the City Hall of Jersey City, New Jersey on February 22, 2017.Kena Betancur | AFP | Getty ImagesSeveral advocacy groups filed a lawsuit...