Eric Holder
(David Manning/Reuters /Landov)
July 16, 2013

Holder Calls For ‘Hard Look’ At ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

Saying that "it's time to question laws that senselessly expand the concept of self-defense and sow dangerous conflict in our neighborhoods," Attorney Gen. Eric Holder on Tuesday called for a reexamination of so-called stand your ground laws.

Foellinger Auditorium a the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
July 16, 2013

U Of I To Seek More Money In 2015

The University of Illinois is planning to request more money from the state in 2015 after years of flat or falling state funding.

Harry Reid
(Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)
July 16, 2013

Reid’s Limited Senate Options Lead To ‘Nuclear’ Threat

Sen. Harry Reid may sound a tad hypocritical to some for saying he now supports changing Senate rules in order to end the one that says 60 senators must approve before presidential nominations can get up or down votes.

demonstrations in response to George Zimmerman ruling
(Jae C. Hong/AP)
July 16, 2013

LA Trayvon Martin Protests Turn Ugly

Los Angeles officials have appealed for calm after protests turn violent over the acquittal of a neighbourhood watchman who killed a black teenager.

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