Outgoing New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly took charge of the force in 2002, and ushered in an era of data collection and technology, leading the department to become one of the most tech-savvy in the nation.
‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch, Phil Robertson, is the beneficiary of a petition that has gathered almost 250,000 signatures, in the wake of his controversial comments about gays. There’s been other pushback, too, to the condemnation of Mr. Robertson.
Detroit auto know-how, as well as the city's cheap real estate, is a draw to Chinese investment. The amount is relatively modest, and Chinese companies aren't talking yet about making cars here. But that could change.
Top Utah officials vow to take their fight to reinstate a gay marriage ban to the US Supreme Court, if necessary. In the meantime, same-sex couples in Utah are obtaining marriage licenses – almost 1,000 so far.
Republicans meet next month to craft strategy for 2014, and attacks on 'Obamacare' are likely to top the list of many GOP lawmakers, especially with control of the Senate up for grabs in midterm elections.
Utah officials defending the state's ban on gay marriage plan to appeal a court ruling that lifted the ban Friday. In the meantime, it's taking awhile for final word on whether gay marriages in Utah can take place in the interim.