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Stories with person: Eric Holder
  • Cleveland calmly awaits decisions in 3 killings by police 
    Updated: May-22-15 12:37 am

    CLEVELAND - For Cleveland's maligned police department, the barrage began with a car chase that ended when officers fired 137 rounds and killed two unarmed black people.

  • 2016 prospect Rand Paul in new book: GOP willing to change story has photos
    Updated: May-21-15 2:32 pm

    WASHINGTON - Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul reaches out in his most direct way yet to African-Americans in a new book that highlights his libertarian policies on government surveillance, the economy and criminal justice reform.

  • Jackley wanted Justice Department review of its EB-5 probe 
    Updated: May-14-15 8:32 pm

    PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley released letters Thursday showing that twice during the past year he urged the U.S. attorney general to review the Department of Justice's conduct in its investigation of the state's investment-for-visa program.

  • Slain marshal's ex-fiancee admits bilking charity 
    Updated: May-13-15 5:24 pm

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Illinois - The ex-fiancee of a deputy U.S. marshal gunned down during a 2011 house raid faces up to 40 years in federal prison after admitting in court Wednesday that she drained thousands of dollars in proceeds from a charity event held in his honor.

  • Senate confirms Sally Q. Yates as deputy attorney general 
    Updated: May-13-15 3:21 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Senate has confirmed Sally Quillian Yates to be deputy attorney general, putting two women in the top posts at the Justice Department.

  • Vice President Biden touts community policing at NAACP event 
    Updated: May-03-15 11:37 pm

    DETROIT - Vice President Joe Biden has told a crowd at an NAACP event in Detroit that law enforcement officers and the people they are sworn to protect need to "see each other" to know one another.