Special session gets underway Monday to redraw Congressional map and debate proposal to switch to closed party primaries

The special session gets underway this afternoon for lawmakers to redraw the state’s congressional district map after the current six-district map with one majority Black district was ruled unconstitutional because the courts believe there should be two majority Black districts. LA-Politics-dot-com publisher Jeremy Alford... Read More.

Efforts underway to rescue 5 people trapped in Slovenia cave

(NEW YORK) -- Efforts were underway Sunday to rescue five people who became trapped in a cave in southwestern Slovenia when torrential rains caused water levels to rise in the subterranean labyrinth, cutting off their exit routes, officials said. A 22-year-old Slovenian man, his parents... Read More.