The Sanford city commission rejected the resignation of the police chief harshly criticized for his handling of the Trayvon Martin case. The majority blamed the uproar surrounding Martin’s death on outsiders.
Newt Gingrich hinted he may withdraw from the presidential race if he has a poor showing in the Delaware primary today – a state where he has been actively campaigning for several weeks.
Mitt Romney, who spent two years in France as a Mormon missionary, instead talked about vacationing in France when a French television reporter asked him yesterday about his best memories of France.
Former John Edwards aide Andrew Young was the first witness yesterday in Edwards’ criminal trial. His testimony is expected to be the lynch pin of the government’s case that Edwards masterminded a conspiracy to use nearly $1 million in secret payments to help hide his pregnant mistress as he ran for president in 2008.