And when he arrives, the attorney general will stare down his biggest political test.
Found guilty three times of federal crimes, Mr. Hansen, an Idaho Republican, had a 1984 conviction overturned by the Supreme Court.
The terrorist group ISIS said it executed James Foley in retaliation for American airstrikes in Iraq.
As African-Americans have praised Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.’s outspokenness on Ferguson, Mo., and lament President Obama’s restraint, the White House has denied any substantive distance between the two.
Law enforcement and political leaders are left struggling for answers to a frustrating question.
Witnesses to the shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., have given investigators sharply conflicting accounts. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. is scheduled to visit Wednesday.
President Obama rejected growing arguments that the chaos in Iraq should prompt him to reconsider his timetable for withdrawing the last soldiers from Afghanistan by the end of 2016.
Events in Missouri are the latest opportunity for news media and the government to portray the United States as a hypocritical critic of speech restrictions.
The sometimes violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and the law enforcement response has sparked a debate about what some call the "militarization of police," after armored vehicles, stun grenades and high-tech weaponry were brought in to calm the violence.
Some national journalists inject their perspective and even themselves into the story.
Opinion: Americans who want to legalize marijuana should come to Holland first.
Once upon a time people thought I might be one, and I came to love the notoriety.
Opinion: His aggression makes sense with what has defined his presidency: turning back the clock.
He will likely play a role in transforming Uber.
The testimony also tried to counter a prosecution contention that money woes made Bob McDonnell and his wife susceptible to cash offerings while he was governor.
Gov. Rick Perry, who was photographed and fingerprinted Tuesday after a felony indictment, vowed to fight the charges “with every fiber of my being.”
It's a paradox of Obama's presidency: he is constrained from addressing the actions in Ferguson.
The Obama administration is promising to change the way people can ask to be removed from its no-fly list of terrorism suspected barred from air travel.
Investigators acting on a tip arrested two students who were said to be planning to target three staff members and kill as many people as possible at a suburban Los Angeles school.