Prosecutors lay out details in case against state auditor

Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley has been on leave and has faced calls for his resignation since the government charged him with keeping millions of dollars that should have been refunded to customers of his old real-estate services business.

Chicago mayor fires police chief in wake of video release

Rahm Emanuel sought for months to keep the public from seeing a video that shows a white police officer shooting a black teenager 16 times. Now, a week after the video’s release, the Chicago mayor has fired the police superintendent, created a new task force for police accountability and expanded the use of body cameras.

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WWU student Tysen Campbell, 19, makes his first appearance with his attorney, Bob Butler, in Whatcom Superior Court at the Whatcom County Jail in Bellingham Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. Bail was set at $10,000 for Campbell, who was arrested on campus and accused of making racial threats on social media.
Philip A. Dwyer The Bellingham Herald

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