Florida politics mega-donor Mike Fernandez says he refunded himself most the $5 million he put into a state-registered PAC for pro-immigration candidates because he now believes that opening the state’s primary elections to independent voters is the best way to push changes.
South Carolina Democratic Rep. Jim Clyburn is hitting the campaign trail to sell his anti-poverty proposal ahead of the 2018 midterms. But Clyburn is also has to sell himself if he wants a promotion in House Democratic leadership.
Cologne police are investigating whether extremism was the motivation behind a bloody hostage-taking at the city's main train station, but so far have found no ties to the Islamic State organization, authorities said Tuesday.
A wrongful death lawsuit over the suicide of a 17-year-old Missouri boy whom witnesses said killed himself because of relentless bullying has been moved to state court after a judge dismissed federal claims.
The Spanish government is facing calls from Catalan politicians and human rights groups to release jailed separatists, including two prominent pro-independence activists placed in pre-trial detention a year ago.