Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Florida election pits prosecutor, defense attorney

Supreme Court, bar exam, ultimatum round out roundup

Welcome to Monday, the 89th anniversary of Franklin Roosevelt’s appointment of Frances Perkins to be secretary of labor, the first woman to serve in a U.S. president’s cabinet.

Here are some other news items:

— Florida prosecutor faces former courtroom opponent in bid for re-election.

— This senator turned down two chances to serve on the Supreme Court.

— Bar exam fever costs examinee a chance to finish the test.

— Embattled Arizona county prosecutor tells critical staffers to “stick it out or resign.”