Bring That Week Back: Aug. 22

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  • U.S. Department of Justice, Mississippi
  • Al Sharpton, New York City, Occupy the Corners
  • Barack Obama, Dave Mustaine, Megadeth
  • Florida A&M University, Robert Champion, hazing
  • Gen. William "Kip" Ward, U.S. Africa Command
  • Chavis Carter, Arkansas
  • George Hickman, Tuskegee Airmen

Four-Star General Investigated for Lavish Spending

Pentagon investigators are investigating Gen. William "Kip" Ward of spending hundreds of thousands of dollars in hotel costs during his travels as head of U.S. Africa Command and allowing unauthorized family members on his government plane. Ward was the first head of Africa Command and is facing possible demotion. (Photo: AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)