Caitlin MacNeal is a News Writer based in Washington, D.C. Before joining TPM, Caitlin interned and wrote for the Huffington Post, the Sunlight Foundation and Slate. She is a graduate of Georgetown University.
The Associated Press has fired a third employee due to a false report about Terry McAuliffe's role in a fraud scheme, the Huffington Post reports.
The AP fired a reporter and editor on Monday after retracting a report that claimed the Virginia gubernatorial candidate lied to a federal official who was investigating an insurance fraud scheme run by a real estate planner. McAuliffe was a passive investor, but didn't lie to the official or have an active role in the scheme.
One injured student has undergone surgery and another hospitalized student is doing well following a school shooting in Nevada, Mike Mieras, chief of police for the Washoe County School District said Monday.