Lately, life ain’t so hot in fraternities

Some critics blame popular culture, saying it's making fraternities essentially ungovernable.

Lately, life ain’t so hot in fraternities

Racist chants. Nude photos of unconscious women. A criminal investigation into hazing. Fraternities around the country seem to be coming under fire as never before over behavior that would shock the frat boys of “Animal House.” Despite a major national push to reduce drinking and sexual assault on campus and increase diversity, some fraternity chapters […]

Pressure increases for Oregon governor to resign

Pressure increases for Oregon governor to resign

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber is showing no sign of walking away from a decades-long political career, even though he’s been abandoned by most of his party’s leadership amid influence-peddling allegations surrounding him and his fiancĂ©e. Three senior Democrats on Thursday told the four-term governor, who is under criminal investigation by the attorney general, it was […]

Investigations continue in Christie scandals

Taxpayer-funded report concluded 'there is not a shred of evidence" the governor knew'

Investigations continue in Christie scandals

Investigations led by federal authorities and New Jersey legislators are continuing to delve into the lane closures near the George Washington Bridge, even as Gov. Chris Christie’s own probe has concluded that he was not involved in the plot to block traffic. Politically connected New York lawyer Randy Mastro released a report exonerating Christie on […]

Super Bowl can’t save Christie from scandals

Accusations could derail hopes of Christie running for president if he can't shake the scandal soon.

Super Bowl can’t save Christie from scandals

The Super Bowl being played in New Jersey Sunday is not providing a respite from scandal for Gov. Chris Christie. Some Republicans say allegations from a former loyalist that Christie knew about a politically motivated lane closure as it happened last year could end up damaging his 2016 presidential prospects. Meanwhile, Christie’s political team is […]