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Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch Emerges As Lead Attorney General Candidate

U.S. attorney Loretta Lynch has emerged as the leading choice to be the next attorney general, but President Barack Obama does not plan to make a nomination until after a trip to Asia next week.

11/07/2014

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Brooklyn Federal Courthouse Locked Down Due To Suspicious Powder

The federal courthouse in Brooklyn was locked down Tuesday afternoon, after suspicious white powder was discovered.

05/07/2013