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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's chief of staff, Kevin O'Dowd, is scheduled to testify Monday in front of the state lawmakers investigating the George Washington Bridge lane closures. After that, O'Dowd may finally be back on his way to becoming the state's attorney general.
Moments after he filed his paperwork to run for Senate in New Hampshire on Wednesday, the press swarmed around Scott Brown, asking questions. They wanted to hear from the former Massachusetts Senator about a little-known Florida company called Global Digital Solutions Inc.
Brown would have rather talked about something else.
A newly revealed document disclosed the details of an alleged scheme where an embattled Utah businessman claims to have used straw donors to contribute tens of thousands of dollars to Sen. Mike Lee's (R-UT) 2010 campaign.
The 23-year-old cab driver who allegedly spent time with the Tsarnaev brothers just hours after last year's Boston Marathon bombing pleaded not guilty to the charges against him on Wednesday, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Boston.
Matanov pleads not guilty to destroying, altering and falsifying documents & making false statements in a federal terrorism investigation.