Roughly 300 Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children — and possibly many more — since the 1940s, according to a sweeping state grand jury report.
Christine Hallquist, a former utility executive, becomes the first transgender candidate from a major political party to be nominated for governor. She will face the Republican incumbent.
Ilhan Omar, a refugee from Somalia and a Muslim, wins the Democratic primary for Minnesota’s 5th District congressional seat, hoping to succeed Keith Ellison.
The actual number of abused children might be in the thousands since some secret church records were lost and some victims were afraid to come forward, an official report says.
A new class-action lawsuit alleges U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and ICE are coordinating with each other to facilitate arrests.
A former HUD attorney in the Obama administration warns that the consequences could prove devastating.
The benefits go to the corporate executives and major investors, while the costs and risks land on the rest of us.
An illustration censored by the Facebook-owned site speaks to the power of the form and raises pressing questions about free speech.
A tale of justice delayed and denied, Bobby Joe Maxwell's case exposes a fatal flaw in our court system.
Astroturfing, the term used to describe marketing campaigns that are camouflaged as activism, is becoming more prevalent.