In his first year in office, President Barack Obama pledged to “collect the facts” on the death of hundreds, possibly thousands, of Taliban prisoners of war at the hands of U.S.-allied Afghan forces in late 2001. Almost four years later, there’s no sign of progress.
The head of Long Island Power Authority resigned on Tuesday after a group of customers filed a class-action lawsuit accusing LIPA of being “grossly negligent” in its response to Hurricane Sandy, which left 945,000 of its customers without power. An estimated 45,000 are still without power in the area. LIPA chief Michael Hervey’s resignation comes as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the formation of a commission to investigate how prepared power companies were for the storm.
Stop and Frisk from Nina Berman on Vimeo. Nina Berman is a documentary photographer based in New York City with a particular interest in the American political and social landscape. She is the author of two monographs, "Purple Hearts -
February 23, 2010 CNN Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) today asked the Obama administration to investigate what he called “the greatest scientific scand
Let me say for the record that I am not particularly enamored of this line of questioning, because I fail to see how it materially affects one's job p
This is usually Nicole's beat, but CREW: CREW just asked the Senate Ethics Committee to investigate Senator Pete Domenici (R-NM) for his role in
What's the old saying about karma? I think losing his license to practice law as a result of showing complete contempt for our justice system soun
Common Cause Blog: Go here to sign a petition and tell Hastert to bring the House back and investigate the Foley scandal. It aint unprecedented. They
Confined Space: As Labor Day approaches, we note that the median hourly wage for American workers has declined 2 percent since 2003, after factoring i
Marathon runners of America I ask your help to investigate this race! The photo shows Schmidt near the finish line at the marathon with a time clock
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