A new study by economists Ilyana Kuziemko and Ebonya Washington shows that white residents of towns that had larger enslaved populations in the antebellum south are more likely to vote Republican.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced he would be recusing himself from any investigation around the Trump Campaign and its communications with Russia
With the recent revelations that Attorney General Jeff Sessions had met with Russians after claiming under oath he did not, over 100 House Democrats have called for his resignation.
For the second time this month, a Jewish cemetery was the target of a seemingly anti-semetic attack in the city of Philadelphia.
Superior Court Judge William McClain castigated the two, Kayla Rae Norton, 25, and Jose Ismael Torres, 26, for perpetrating what he called a hate crime.