Sep 20, 2013 — Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. will soon head to jail for misusing campaign funds. The U.S. Marshals Service wants to auction off some of the things he bought with that money. But there are questions about the authenticity of a guitar supposedly signed by Michael Jackson and Eddie Van Halen.
Sep 4, 2012 — A look at five memorable Democratic conventions of the past, beginning in 1956 — when presidential nominee Adlai Stevenson threw the decision on naming a running mate to the delegates.
Jun 19, 2012 — The "JS Roundhouse Mids" were to come with plastic chains and cuffs in prison orange. Adidas says it was an "outrageous and unique take on fashion and has nothing to do with slavery." But it's decided not to sell the shoes after sparking outrage.
Apr 29, 2010 — British Prime Minister Gordon Brown's open microphone — in which he called a voter "bigoted" in the privacy of his limo — reminds one of other impolitic things that politicians have said and wish they hadn't.
Jul 14, 2008 — What did you think of the Rev. Jesse Jackson's comments about Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL)?
Jul 11, 2008 — How can it not feel like a punch in the gut to have everything you've worked for put out on the street.