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Colorado lawmakers pledge zero tolerance of harassment

DENVER (AP) - Colorado lawmakers have started their new legislative session amid tension over unresolved sexual misconduct allegations against some of their colleagues, including a female lawmaker who maintains she felt threatened after rejecting the sexual advances of a fellow Democratic lawmaker.

As lawmakers convened Wednesday, many Democrats, especially women, ...

Kentucky House changes course on ex-speaker investigation

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky House changed course Wednesday in the investigation of its ex-speaker, voting to disband a special committee that was formed to dig into a sexual harassment settlement that he secretly signed.

The committee later voted itself out of existence. The sudden reversal means the investigation ...

Indictment returned in pipe bomb attack on NYC subway

NEW YORK (AP) - A Bangladeshi immigrant has been indicted in the failed pipe bombing of the New York subway system.

Akayed Ullah was charged with providing material support to a terrorist organization and other counts in the Wednesday grand jury document.

Ullah was the only person seriously hurt in ...