WASHINGTON (AP) — The family of the New Jersey man who set himself on fire on the National Mall says his death was the result of a long fight with mental illness.
Attorney Jeffrey Cox represents the family of 64-year-old John Constantino of Mount Laurel...
A new executive order from Washington, DC Mayor Vincent Gray prohibits agencies in the nation’s capitol from asking about a person’s immigration status. The rule applies to all police, emergency personnel, the attorney general’s office and other DC agencies. The order also prohibits agencies from contacting U. S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, unless a suspect’s immigration status is part of a criminal investigation.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Representatives of Louisiana's seafood industry are in Washington this week, talking with federal officials about various challenges facing their industry, esp
ecially in the aftermath of the BP oil spill.