A group hoping to prove existence of extraterrestrials plans hearings in Washington led by former U.S. Rep. Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick, it announced.
Taxpayers probably shelled out $1 million to defend former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his father on federal racketeering charges, legal experts said.
Lawyers representing Kwame Kilpatrick asked the former Detroit mayor be allowed to go to Texas to visit his children while he awaits sentencing.
Deliberations resumed in the trial of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and two others and it was revealed an investigation found more undisclosed cash gifts.
It's the same song but different dance for seven-term Rep. Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick defending her seat when Michigan voters go to the polls Tuesday.
A memorial for David "Pop" Winans Sr. was held at Detroit's Perfecting Church, with the gospel music icon's son, the Rev. Marvin Winans, officiating.
Michigan Rep. Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick, mother of scandal-tainted Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, claimed victory Wednesday in a three-way Democratic primary.
Democratic leaders in Michigan are mulling two plans that would allow the state's delegates to be seated at the party's national convention, officials said.
Rep. Mel Watt, D-N.C., was elected leader of the Congressional Black Caucus Monday.
Howard Dean, the former Vermont governor running for U.S. president, has picked up the endorsement of two powerful ladies in the Democratic Party.
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