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  • Former Prince George's County Executive Jack B. Johnson speaks to the media outside the U.S. Federal Courthouse, in Greenbelt, Md., Tuesday, May 17, 2011. Johnson pleaded guilty to one count of extortion and one count of witness tampering. (Drew Angerer/The Washington Times)

    Former P.G. county executive to be sentenced

    Former Prince George's County Executive Jack B. Johnson is due to be sentenced in federal court Tuesday, bringing closure to a more than year-long public corruption scandal that broke open the county's "pay-to-play" political culture.

  • This 2005 photo released by the White family on May 27, 2010, shows Marine and Iraq war veteran Andrew White of Cross Lanes, W. Va., in Iraq. White died at his family home in his sleep on Feb. 12, 2008, while taking a powerful antipsychotic prescribed to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. (AP Photo/The White Family) NO SALES.

    Questions loom over drug given to sleepless vets

    Andrew White returned from a nine-month tour in Iraq beset with signs of post-traumatic stress disorder: insomnia, nightmares, constant restlessness. Doctors tried to ease his symptoms using three psychiatric drugs, including a potent anti-psychotic called Seroquel.

  • Iraq's perils dire for minority faiths

    Iraq's outnumbered Christians and other religious minority groups are targets of a terror campaign and are facing a dire situation where killings and rapes have become the norm, a panel of witnesses testified yesterday on Capitol Hill.

  • Britain lowers threat level

    LONDON — Britain lowered its terrorist-threat level but simultaneously expanded background checks for skilled immigrants yesterday. Authorities continued to monitor about 1,600 people believed to be plotting terrorist attacks.

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