Mark Sherman and Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 1:41pm
The Supreme Court will take up transgender rights for the first time in the case of a Virginia school board that wants to prevent a transgender teenager from using the boys' bathroom at his high school.
Matthew Brown, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 1:24pm
A man killed during an armed confrontation with police in a Montana hotel had stopped taking medications needed for his mental illness and may have been on illegal drugs, according to the man's mother, who said she does not hold police responsible for his death.
Nearly a year after the curious death of a former aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a Washington hotel room, authorities announced Friday that he died accidentally from numerous bodily injuries after "days of excessive consumption of alcohol."
Jim Suhr, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 1:11pm
A Missouri House candidate being sued by another unopposed colleague who she has publicly accused of rape says she believes the lawsuit could discourage other sexual assault victims from coming forward.
School officials in southwest Idaho say a driver has been moved to a different route but not terminated after his bus containing misbehaving kids came to a hard stop in traffic resulting in a second-grade girl suffering a concussion.
Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 12:50pm
For four years, people have worked hard and mostly successfully to erase the deep scars Superstorm Sandy left on the New York and New Jersey coastlines when it crashed ashore with deadly force on Oct. 29, 2012.
Steven Dubois and Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press | Posted Oct 28th - 12:32pm
A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon.