Attorney David West can't pinpoint precisely when he started to sour on the rapid expansion of drug courts ? but the karate episode stands out.
A crackdown on smuggling rings bringing thousands of Central American children to the U.S. has resulted in 192 arrests and the seizure of $625,000 in U.S. bank holdings, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced.
There may be no more self-abasing profession than politics.
The Obama administration plans to make another change in the rules governing how employer healthcare plans cover birth control, one in a long series of efforts to accommodate religious objections to some contraceptives.
Other than the noticeable swelling on the top of Yasiel Puig's left hand, there was no indication anything was wrong. Puig smiled. He playfully rolled his eyes. He joked. "I'm not worried about what's happening right now," he said. But the Dodgers have scored three runs or less in each of their last six games, the most recent a 4-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday at Busch Stadium. The loss was their second to the Cardinals in as many days. Puig has only one home run in his last 44 games. Now, he has a swollen left hand, courtesy of a misfired third-inning curveball by starter Joe Kelly, the same pitcher who fractured Hanley Ramirez's ribs...