In an age when young people remain divided over what really constitutes consent, one in four college women will report a rape or attempted rape in their lifetime. American Federation of Teachers president
The anti-abortion activists who gained access to highly sensitive areas of Planned Parenthood clinics and other related organizations over the past three years are facing at least two lawsuits after they
WASHINGTON -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton suggested at a gathering of civil rights activists on Friday that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) can't credibly claim to support the advancement
GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is open to the idea of using federal troops and the FBI to stop women from having abortions. "I will not pretend there is nothing we can do to stop this," Huckabee
The allegation that Bland used pot shortly before her death fits a pattern in high-profile cases involving the questionable death of a black man or woman that has become so common that it is practically a cliché.
It was late evening. The skies were dark and dogs were howling. Into the Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rescue Center on the island of Borneo rushed a rescue worker cradling a tiny bundle in his arms.
He handed over the precious package to the manager on d...
Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) introduced a bill that would end a ban on fertility treatments for female veterans receiving care at VA hospitals, but on Wednesday, she abruptly pulled the bill from the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee because Sen. Tho...
The possibility of a "Grexit" -- or Greek exit from the eurozone -- has dominated headlines in recent months, as round-the-clock negotiations between Greece and its international creditors over a new bailout
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) declined Thursday to address Democratic offers to negotiate a budget that avoids the threat of a government shutdown in the fall. President Barack Obama
WASHINGTON -- In wake of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in favor of same-sex marriage, Republicans are pushing legislation that aims to protect Americans who oppose these unions on religious grounds. But
I'm not a fan of the Catholic Church as an institution. I have a number of bones to pick with it right down to its core mythology. That said, I have a great deal of respect, and even admiration, for ...
In three sentences laying out his overarching theory of government, Walker appears to align himself with political theorists, some of whom who died more than a century ago, who would radically dismantle the American system of government.
As Judge Jed Rakoff describes the history of this law in his opinion for the court, the law appears to have been enacted as an act of vengeance by the state's top education officials against students who once hurt their feelings.