Sentencing of General David Petraeus

David Petraeus appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge David Keesler of the Western District of North Carolina Thursday, April 23, 2015 and admitted to the unauthorized removal and retention of classified information and lying to the FBI and CIA about his…

Parsing Chris Christie’s Pension Math

by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica As we reported last week, Gov. Chris Christie’s rhetoric about his fiscal record in New Jersey doesn’t always match what’s in his budget. Since then, we’ve found another example of Christie’s malleable math. On multiple…

Ninivaggi graduated from Army basic training

Army Pvt. John F. Ninivaggi Jr. has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military…