2 Marines demoted, more investigated in nude photo probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two male Marines have been demoted and about two dozen other military members are being investigated in connection with nude photographs that were shared online, the Marine Corps said Friday.

  • Written by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Impeachment report gives look into Alabama governor scandal

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley won a court fight to halt his looming impeachment hearings but couldn't prevent the release of an investigative report that describes his paranoia and obsession over trying to keep his romance with a staffer from becoming public.

  • Written by KIM CHANDLER and ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE, Associated Press

Trump chooses key economics adviser

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump chose Kevin Hassett, an economics adviser to past Republican presidential candidates, on Friday to be chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers. Hassett will play a critical role in analyzing the performance of the economy and impact of policy changes.

  • Written by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

Trump objections don't stop overhaul of Baltimore police

BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal judge has approved an agreement negotiated under the Obama administration to overhaul the troubled Baltimore police force, sweeping aside objections from the Trump Justice Department.

  • Written by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press

Joining high court, the real Neil Gorsuch set to stand up

WASHINGTON (AP) — Somewhere between the Republican caricature of the next justice of the Supreme Court as a folksy family guy and the Democrats' demonization of him as a cold-hearted automaton, stands Neil Gorsuch.

  • Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press