Two former allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie were sentenced to short prison terms Wednesday for engineering lane closures at the George Washington Bridge as alleged retaliation against a Democratic mayor who didn't endorse the governor. Bill Baroni, who served as deputy executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, will spend two years behind bars and must do 500 hours of community service. His conspirator Bridget Anne Kelly was sentenced to 18 months in prison, plus a year of probation.
The legendary larcenist spoke about her latest arrest.
A procession and a minute's silence were held on Westminster Bridge, exactly one week after the attack which killed Kurt Cochran and three others
Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr and Vice-Chair Mark Warner say the goal of the Senate's hearing is to examine Russian capability to influence global elections and determine exactly how big a role Russia played in the 2016 presidential election.
Police say shots were fired near Capitol Hill after a driver hit a cop car on Wednesday morning.