Former congressman and wife sentenced for misusing $750,000 in campaign funds.
The pilot and copilot died when the plane crashed while approaching an Alabama airport.
ACLU and NAACP allege law suppresses minority voter rights.
Entrepreneur Elon Musk publishes plans for high speed transportation system.
Tough punishments 'breed disrespect for the system,' attorney general will say.
Tennessee mother ordered to change her son's name to Martin out of respect for Jesus Christ.
Guests reported cracking sounds and windows breaking shortly before the building collapsed.
Authorities say the woman he is accused of killing died from blunt force trauma.
State lotto official cautions: 'We have not had any contact whatsoever.'
Lawyers assisting Hasan believe he is seeking the death penalty, asked to drop case.