Sen. Mike Lee tweeted praise for President Donald Trump’s support of the bipartisan First Step Act, which aims to boost rehabilitation efforts for federal prisoners and reduce mandatory minimum sentences.
A woman holds an American flag as people line the streets to see the hearse carrying the remains of Utah National Guard Maj. Brent Taylor pass City Hall Wednesday. Taylor, who was the mayor of North Ogden, was killed in an insider attack while serving with the Special Operations Joint Task Force in Afghanistan on Nov. 3.
Retiring Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake on Wednesday vowed to pull support for all federal judicial nominees unless the Senate's GOP leadership permits consideration of legislation to expand protections for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's job.
Katherine MacGregor, who played the antagonist character Harriet Oleson on TV's "Little House on the Prairie," has died at age 93. It happened Tuesday at the Motion Picture and Television Fund retirement community in Los Angeles, according to her representative Tony Sears.
President Donald Trump announced his support for a bipartisan bill to reform federal sentencing guidelines Wednesday. "Did I hear the word bipartisan? Did I hear that word? That's a nice word," he joked.
In a statement made following his arrest on domestic violence charges, Michael Avenatti thanked the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department for their professionalism, saying "they were only doing their jobs."