Politics Nov 23Democrats also juggling politics of sexual predation
WASHINGTON — Democrats have been quick to support the “me too” chorus of women — and some men — who have stepped up to allege sexual misconduct and name names. But now “me too” stains the Democrats, too, putting them…
Politics Nov 14House to adopt mandatory sexual harassment training
The move comes days after the Senate unanimously approved a measure requiring all senators, staff and interns to be trained on preventing sexual harassment.
Politics Nov 04A look at women’s advances over the years in Congress
There may be more women in Congress than ever before, but Capitol Hill hasn’t come close to achieving gender parity.
Politics Nov 03Female lawmakers allege harassment by House colleagues
WASHINGTON — For years, Republican Rep. Mary Bono endured the increasingly suggestive comments from a fellow lawmaker in the House. But when the congressman approached her on the House floor and told her he'd been thinking about her in the…
Nation Apr 09Baltimore police often surveil cellphones amid U.S. secrecy
BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Police Department has an agreement with the U.S. government to withhold certain information about secretive cellphone surveillance technology from the public and even the courts, according to a confidential agreement obtained by The Associated Press. On…