WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department plans to open a wide-ranging civil rights investigation into the practices of the Ferguson, Missouri, Police Department following the shooting last month of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer in the St. Louis suburb, a person brief…
Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to arrive today in Ferguson, Mo., to add further federal pressure to address the violence and racial tensions following the police shooting Aug. 9 of Michael Brown. It is a tense situation that must be defused.
We're all in the same boat when it comes to civil rights, but some of the passengers are paddling backward.
CHICAGO | Attorney General Eric Holder announced in Chicago on Monday that the federal government would make more money available to help the nation's third largest city fight persistent street violence.
Attorney General Eric Holder needs to be removed from office.
Mr. President, the buck stops with you.
INDIANAPOLIS | The U.S. Justice Department seizure of reporter telephone records likely would be a crime if Gov. Mike Pence had won passage of the federal media shield law he championed in Congress.
"I am shocked, shocked to find … gambling …" This famous line of the cynical Captain Renault to night club manager Rick in the film classic "Casablanca" comes to mind in reflecting on the practices of American credit rating agencies.
Rev. Al Sharpton and a number of senators and representatives claim Rep. Darrell Izza and other Republicans are just playing politics and racism is involved in asking Eric Holder for the truth about "Fast and Furious" gun-running policy.
INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind., called Thursday for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to resign, one day after a Republican-controlled U.S. House committee voted on party lines to declare Holder in contempt of Congress for refusing to share documents about a gun-trafficking opera…
In the past, Attorney General Eric Holder, head of the Department of Justice, refused to prosecute the Black Panthers for voter intimidation. His agency was irresponsible in spending $4.4 million for food and drink for meetings. Does anyone remember the 250 muffins at $16 each?
WASHINGTON | Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday that the decision to kill a U.S. citizen living abroad who poses a terrorist threat "is among the gravest that government leaders can face," but justified lethal action as legal and sometimes necessary in the war on terror.
GARY | The historic swearing in of the first black woman mayor in Indiana was celebrated by several hundred people, including county and state officials, and punctuated by some rousing, hand-clapping gospel performances Saturday.
HAMMOND | U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder told dozens of law enforcement professionals and business leaders that the increasing frequency of Internet-based crime "is one of the most urgent and one of the most complex global challenges we face."
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