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A noteworthy kick-off to a week of activities surrounding the inauguration of Dr. Gwendolyn Boyd as the 14th President of Alabama State University. Tuesday morning, former U.S. Ambassador to the UnitedMore >>
Alabama State University has a weeklong series of events planned to celebrate the inauguration of Gwendolyn Boyd as the 14th President of Alabama State University.More >>
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Halliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a substantial portion of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.More >>
Halliburton's agreement to pay more than $1 billion to settle numerous claims involving the 2010 BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill could be a way for the company and victims of the spill to avoid years of costly litigation -...More >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:02:12 GMT
Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a judge with the start of the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt should be approved.More >>
Detroit's bankruptcy trial has adjourned for the day and will resume in the morning.More >>
COVINGTON, KENTUCKY (FOX19) -
A Covington City Commissioner is under investigation to see
whether or not she is 'legally' holding office, FOX19 confirmed on Tuesday.
Kenton County Attorney Garry Edmonson tells FOX19 that
Michelle Williams, who took office in January, is being investigated for her criminal record.
According to Edmonson, she was convicted in a 1988 Virginia
Military Court and was dishonorably discharged for theft. She was charged with a
2008 misdemeanor theft in Boone County, and in 2010, she was charged with
misdemeanor drug possession in Kenton County.
The Kentucky Constitution states that anyone convicted of a
felony or high misdemeanor cannot hold public office in the Commonwealth.
Both Williams and her lawyer declined to comment at Tuesday
evening's budget meeting.
If these charges are true, then Williams' seat would have to