EPA chief Pruitt's condo deal under scrutiny

 

pruittWASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency is opening internal investigations into Scott Pruitt's $50-a-night condo deal with a lobbyist and other recent allegations, adding to about a dozen federal probes involving the EPA chief.

 

  • Written by By ELLEN KNICKMEYER , Associated Press

Earlier search for California serial killer led to wrong man

 

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Investigators hunting for the so-called Golden State Killer turned to searching genetic websites in 2017 but misidentified an Oregon man as a potential suspect. A year later, after using a similar technique, they are confident they've caught the serial rapist and killer who eluded capture for four decades.

  • Written by By MICHAEL BALSAMO, JONATHAN J. COOPER and GILLIAN FLACCUS , Associated Press