Reports of unexpected closings at polling stations, plus malfunctioning equipment and long waits, made for midterm-election challenges in several states.
The Rahm Emanuel administration has continued the city's long, troubled history of snooping on groups exercising their First Amendment rights—and now state legislators want to let it use drones.
The 2016 Green Party presidential candidate supports the corruption probe but decries its misuse for warmongering, censorship and political repression.
For all the hype, the Nunes memo was a legal dud that may cost the congressman from California.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement has acquired access to a database with billions of records, sparking civil liberties concerns.
Whistleblower Edward Snowden joins those urging officials to release a document that's said to have information about government abuses.
The president has indicated that the Department of Homeland Security will continue the commission's work. Experts say DHS won’t get the results he wants.
The prevalence of physical abuse may be the most open secret behind the growing number of women who end up behind bars.