Documents Show Police Searched Assistant's Car in D.C. Mansion Murders CaseA large sum of money, bank money wrappers, envelopes and banking documents were items the police hoped to find in the car of an assistant to Savvas Savopoulos, who was brutally killed along with his wife, son and housekeeper in his Woodley Park home last month.
AP Source: Federal Charges Expected In Menendez CaseSen. Bob Menendez, under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor, is expected to face criminal charges in the coming weeks, a person familiar with the matter said Friday.
Holder Promises Brown Family Full Civil Rights Investigation Of Teen's DeathAttorney General Eric Holder on Thursday promised the family of an unarmed black teenager shot by police in Missouri a full, independent civil rights investigation of his death.
Education Department Investigating 55 Colleges For Their Handling Of Sexual Abuse AllegationsSome of the 55 colleges and universities facing federal investigation for their handling of sexual abuse allegations say they're cooperating with the U.S. Education Department, though few are offering details about what information the agency is seeking.
D.C. Officer Under Investigation Found Dead in ApartmentA D.C. officer under investigation was found dead in his Southeast D.C. apartment Saturday afternoon.
Woman, 81, Killed in St. Mary's County House FireFire officials say an 81-woman died in a fire in her house in St. Mary's County.
Mayoral Candidates Say Federal Probe of Gray's 2010 Campaign is Hurting D.C.Rivals to District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray say the city is suffering because of the federal investigation of the mayor's 2010 campaign.
GOP Seeks Investigation of McAuliffe Appointment Virginia Republicans want an investigation into Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's appointment of a longtime GOP operative to the state Alcoholic Beverage Control board.
New AG Drops Outside Firms to Represent McDonnellAttorney General Mark Herring says the state is no longer going to pay outside law firms to represent former Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell and his staffers.
Target: Justice Dept. Investigates Its Data Breach Target Corp. said Monday that the Department of Justice is investigating the credit and debit card security breach at the retailer.
Report: Capitol Police Unit Recalled from Navy Yard 'Reasonable'A new report says a specially trained tactical Capitol Police squad was recalled from the scene of the Washington Navy Yard rampage in part because of concerns about possible threats to the U.S. Capitol.
House Panel Votes On Pressing IRS Figure To Talk A Republican-led committee on Friday increased pressure on Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner to break her silence on who in the tax agency was behind decisions to make it more difficult for tea party and other conservative groups to obtain tax-exempt status.