The Justice Department sued North Carolina over a far-reaching voting law that curtails early voting and eliminates same-day registration.
One week ahead of the 2014 midterm elections, much has been made of the
new, more suppressive voting laws in states across the country.
It's a careful dance in which protesters and police are trying to make
sure they have proof if a law is broken or someone's civil rights are
The Supreme Court ruled 6 to 3 last week in favor of the 5th Circuit
Court of Appeals letting stand the restrictions for the upcoming
The Obama administration on Wednesday will announce the expansion of its
efforts to aid the long-term unemployed with grants.
A flight attendants union recently said
existing measures do not go far enough to protect passengers and crew from possible exposure to Ebola.
The concert Saturday evening by the St. Louis Symphony orchestra at
Powell Symphony Hall was billed as a performance of Brahms Requiem that
protesters converted to a “Requiem for Mike Brown.”
A new Senate bill is the first proposed legislation to curb so-called police militarization after the disturbances in Ferguson, Missouri.
Led by President Barack Obama, Americans commemorated the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on Thursday
Fast-food workers in 150 U.S. cities kicked off protests for a $15-per-hour wage that included a sit-down in New York's Times Square