John Rogers and Linda Deutsch, Associated Press | Posted Oct 24th - 6:21pm
In one of the most dramatic personal transformations in American political history, Tom Hayden went from being a famed 1960s and 1970s student radical to a mainstream elected official and elder statesman of the country's left. He died Sunday at age 76 following a lengthy illness.
Jennifer Peltz and Bradley Klapper, Associated Press | Posted Oct 24th - 6:01pm
New York officials are trying to get a German diplomat's immunity waived to prosecute him on charges of hitting his wife in the face, and the U.S. State Department said Monday it had gotten involved in the matter.
Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | Posted Oct 24th - 6:00pm
Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That's sure to stoke another "Obamacare" controversy days before a presidential election.
Jeff Amy and Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press | Posted Oct 24th - 5:50pm
The president of the Mississippi NAACP is demanding a federal hate crime investigation after the parents of a black high school student said as many as four white students put a noose around their son's neck at school.
The ex-wife of former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle is suing the restaurant chain for damages, saying the company received at least three reports indicating his sexual interest in children but failed to take proper action and continued promoting him as its spokesman.
Lindsay Whitehurst and Brady McCombs, Associated Press | Posted Oct 24th - 5:30pm
A Utah lawsuit filed Monday seeks to open up a new front in LGBT rights following the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage by challenging laws they say discriminate against LGBT students by restricting talk about homosexuality in schools.
Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press | Posted Oct 24th - 4:20pm
A Utah man was sentenced Monday to 30 years to life in prison for tying up a family of five in a basement, clearing the way for him to face murder charges in Wyoming in the death of a train worker he is accused of kidnapping as he fled police.