High court seems poised to overturn McDonnell conviction

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday seemed poised to overturn the conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on political corruption charges and place new limits on the reach of federal bribery laws.

  • Written by SAM HANANEL, Associated Press

FBI says it won't disclose how it accessed locked iPhone

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI said Wednesday that it will not publicly disclose the method that allowed it to break into a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, noting the agency lacks enough "technical information" about the software vulnerability that was exploited.

  • Written by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam extradited, charged in France

PARIS (AP) — Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam — Europe's most wanted fugitive until his capture in Belgium last month — has been returned to France and charged with a host of terror-related offenses, his lawyer said Wednesday.

  • Written by ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press

Music written by inmates to be performed at White House

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Music created by inmates at one of South Carolina's most dangerous prisons was making its way to the White House on Wednesday, thanks to a group of musicians affiliated with Carnegie Hall.

  • Written by MEG KINNARD, Associated Press