People gather around a makeshift memorial for Michael Brown  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Governor declares emergency, imposes Ferguson curfew

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and imposed a curfew in the St. Louis suburb where a black teenager was shot …

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What’s next for Gov. Rick Perry?

Rick Perry’s indictment Friday on charges that carry penalties of up to 99 years in prison leaves many questions about the next steps.

Rick Perry (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Texas Gov. Rick Perry indicted by grand jury

A grand jury has handed up an indictment against Gov. Rick Perry in connection with the investigation into an effort to force Travis County …