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Trial delayed for Louisiana mayor charged with malfeasance

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) – A Louisiana judge delayed the trial of a former Opelousas mayor indicted on charges of malfeasance, theft of public funds, public records tampering and forgery. The Daily Advertiser reports former Mayor Reggie Tatum’s [...]

Acting mayor accused of conspiring with ex-mayor, arrested

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) – The Florida Department of Law Enforcement says a former Florida mayor conspired with the city’s acting mayor to intimidate a police officer who was involved in arresting him on attempted murder charges last [...]

Help Mayor Pete Buttigieg qualify for the Democratic debates

Help Mayor Pete Buttigieg qualify for the Democratic presidential debates. He needs 65,000 donors from 20 states to qualify. Helps us break this LGBT glass ceiling. Please donate to Mayor Pete & share. Thanks so much. South Bend, Indiana [...]

Reports: Ex-Rome mayor convicted in corruption case

ROME (AP) – Italian news reports say a former Rome mayor has been convicted of corruption and illegal financing and sentenced to six years in prison. The ANSA news agency quoted Gianni Alemanno as saying Monday’s “verdict is wrong. [...]

Florida mayor charged with shooting at deputies suspended

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) – A Florida mayor accused of shooting at deputies trying arrest him on allegations of practicing medicine without a license has been removed from office. Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order Friday suspending [...]

Plan to honor former mayor convicted of bribery

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – A plan to honor a former Alabama mayor who went to prison for bribery is sparking disagreement in Birmingham. Birmingham’s current mayor, Randall Woodfin, has proposed renaming a city recreational facility for [...]

Lake Erie island mayor facing corruption charges resigns

PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio (AP) – The village mayor on a popular Lake Erie resort island has resigned four months after he was indicted on public corruption charges. Put-in-Bay Mayor Bernard McCann officially stepped down Wednesday. He also released [...]

France Dispatch: As Migrant Routes Shift, a French Mayor Offers Shelter

BAYONNE, France — The government in Paris disapproves. But the local mayor doesn’t care. He says he will continue sheltering the Africans crossing the Spanish border into France. For Jean-René Etchegaray, mayor of Bayonne, a quiet [...]

The Latest: Mayor “relieved” about police shooting report

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) – The Latest on the police shooting of a black man in an Alabama shopping mall (all times local): 11:15 a.m. An Alabama mayor says officials are relieved over a state report that cleared a police officer of wrongdoing [...]

San Francisco mayor pledges more housing, sanctuary for all

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The mayor of San Francisco swiped at the White House in her first state of the city address, saying that the city would protect transgender and immigrant rights. London Breed, who took office six months ago, also [...]