A senior advisor to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he would personally defend the head of state with his own weapons and ammunition, as political tensions intensify ahead of June 7 elections.
The prosecution's star witness in the corruption trial of former Senator and democratic presidential candidate John Edwards testified Tuesday about Edward's efforts to hide an extramarital affair, The New York Times reports.
The former chief of staff to Vice President Dick Cheney, Lewis "Scooter" Libby, was stripped of his ability of his ability to practice law because of the results of his conviction in the CIA leak case.
A former top aide has pleaded guilty because he did not claim his wife's earnings. Russell Caso's wife made around $17,500 and failed to report earnings. Former rep. Curt Weldon. has made no public comments as of yet.
Stephen Cambone, undersecretary of defense for intelligence, is the most senior Pentagon official to announce he is leaving since US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld tendered his resignation last month.