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Obama Bids Farewell Again to Attorney General Eric Holder - ABC News
TIMEObama Bids Farewell Again to Attorney General Eric HolderABC NewsEyes glistening, President Barack Obama bid an affectionate farewell Friday to Attorney General Eric Holder. It was a sequel to an emotional going-away at the White House last year, but this tribute came with a soulful surprise....[read more]

Hill rushes to meet DHS deadline - CNN
Wall Street JournalHill rushes to meet DHS deadlineCNNWashington (CNN) Congress is scrambling to meet a midnight deadline to keep the Department of Homeland Security -- and all the border agents, TSA screeners and federal workers that come with it -- running amid a heated immigration debate.House...[read more]

Sen. Rand Paul calls at CPAC for Hillary Clinton to retire - New York Daily News
New York Daily NewsSen. Rand Paul calls at CPAC for Hillary Clinton to retireNew York Daily NewsSen. Rand Paul quickly heated up the Conservative Political Action Conference with a full- NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images Sen. Rand Paul quickly heated up the Conservative Political Action Conference w...[read more]

Why would GOP candidate for Missouri governor kill himself? - Washington Post
Kansas City StarWhy would GOP candidate for Missouri governor kill himself?Washington PostJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri's auditor, who fatally shot himself in an apparent suicide, had vowed to take down the state's most powerful politicians and donors, including his fellow Republicans, when he l...[read more]

Reaction to Death of the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh - ABC News
Los Angeles TimesReaction to Death of the Rev. Theodore HesburghABC NewsReaction to the death of the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, who helped transform the University of Notre Dame while serving as its president from 1952 to 1987: ———. "During his lifetime of service to his country, his church, and his...[read more]

Tiny Missouri Town Is Reeling After Gunman Kills Seven Neighbors - New York Times
New York TimesTiny Missouri Town Is Reeling After Gunman Kills Seven NeighborsNew York TimesTYRONE, Mo. — In a tiny community like this one, a single, violent death touches everyone, shaking the place to its core. But few hamlets so small have suffered horrors so large as what happened here Thurs...[read more]

Texas snowstorm snarls transport, cancels nearly 600 flights - Reuters
CBS LocalTexas snowstorm snarls transport, cancels nearly 600 flightsReutersDALLAS (Reuters) - A storm that dusted the Dallas area on Friday with about 1 to 3 inches of snow caused hundreds of traffic accidents and led to more than 600 flight cancellations. Flight tracker FlightAware.com said as ...[read more]

Adoption by same-sex parent recognized by Alabama appeals court - Reuters
ReutersAdoption by same-sex parent recognized by Alabama appeals courtReuters(Reuters) - An Alabama appeals court ruled on Friday that the state must recognize the out-of-state adoption of three children by the estranged wife of their birth mother, lawyers for the plaintiff said. The decision com...[read more]

Bill Cosby's lawyers want lawsuit dismissed - San Jose Mercury News
USA TODAYBill Cosby's lawyers want lawsuit dismissedSan Jose Mercury NewsBill Cosby's lawyers are earning their paycheck these days. On Friday, the comedian's attorneys asked a federal judge to dismiss a defamation lawsuit filed by three women who have accused Cosby of sexual offenses, the Associ...[read more]

What Is Chicago Like Under Mayor Rahm Emanuel? - New York Times
New York TimesWhat Is Chicago Like Under Mayor Rahm Emanuel?New York TimesMayor Rahm Emanuel campaigning Tuesday. In a setback, he did not receive enough votes to win outright and will face Jesus Garcia on April 7. Credit Jim Young/Reuters. Rahm Emanuel, who was easily elected mayor of Chicago in...[read more]