Thirty-one years have passed since Stanley Wrice was convicted for allegedly being part of a gang rape in Chicago. But despite the fact he was given a 100-year sentence, Wrice could soon be a free man -- depending, in part, on testimony from Chicago's former long-standing mayor, Richard M. Daley.
A top Republican senator is pressing Attorney General Eric Holder for answers following allegations by a government watchdog that the IRS may have improperly accessed the tax records of a political donor or candidate -- but the Justice Department declined to prosecute the case.
Senate leaders who had been heading for a major showdown over presidential nominees eased off the gas Tuesday morning, with Sen. John McCain and others announcing a possible "deal" and Republicans ending their two-year blockade of a key President Obama appointee.
Mysterious, pyramid-like structures spotted in the Egyptian desert by an amateur satellite archaeologist might be long-lost pyramids after all, according to a new investigation into the enigmatic mounds.