Suspected Golden State killer, a former police officer, arrested on 'needle in the haystack' DNA evidence

Authorities have arrested a former police officer who is suspected of being one of California’s most prolific serial killers and rapists — the Golden State killer. A local and federal task force apprehended the suspect late Tuesday evening, after tying ...

News of arrest in Golden State killer case brings relief: 'It is time for the victims to begin to heal'

Suspected of committing 12 slayings, 45 rapes and more than 120 residential burglaries between 1976 and 1986, the criminal's trail stretched from Sacramento south to Orange County. So when prosecutors announced the arrest of a suspect Wednesday, the news ...

CFPB's Mick Mulvaney gives lobbying advice to bankers, further infuriating consumer advocates

The nation's acting consumer financial watchdog delivered some good news and lobbying advice this week to the bankers he regulates: He would like to cut off public access to a database of consumer complaints and suggested the industry donate to lawmakers ...

Report alleges Veterans Affairs nominee was nicknamed ‘Candyman’ for providing drugs without paperwork

President Trump's pick for Veterans Affairs secretary showed "a pattern" of questionable prescription drug practices and drunken behavior, including crashing a government vehicle while intoxicated and doling out a large supply of a prescription opioid to a ...