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Massachusetts school backs off ban of hair braid extensions

May 22, 2017

MALDEN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts charter school that came under fire for what some students and parents considered a racist policy of banning hair braid extensions has suspended the rule. more »»

Texas Senate approves 'religious refusal' adoption measure

May 22, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Republican-controlled Senate approved a bill early Monday that allows publicly funded foster care and adoption agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian,... more »»

Authorities: Stabbing being probed as a possible hate crime

May 22, 2017

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The FBI is investigating the stabbing of a visiting black student by a white University of Maryland student as a possible hate crime, authorities say. more »»

Texas adoption agency 'religious refusal' closer to law

May 22, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republicans pushed the state closer to a law that allows publicly-funded foster care and adoption agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian, unmarried or... more »»

Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

May 22, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas — though it may... more »»

Not just 'Sgt. Pepper': Many 1967 musical firsts echo today

May 22, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — "Sgt. Pepper" was only the beginning. more »»

Race, gender, fame all issues as Cosby jury selection starts

May 22, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thirteen years after a Temple University basketball team manager went to famous alumni Bill Cosby's nearby home for career advice, her complaint that Cosby drugged and moleste... more »»

Hello! Drake breaks Adele's record at Billboard Music Awards

May 22, 2017

Hello, Drake has surpassed Adele's record at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, picking up 13 awards.

Adele set a record at the show in 2012 with 12 win. more »»

Texas revives transgender 'bathroom bill' for public schools

May 22, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas — though it may... more »»

Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top after 146 years

May 22, 2017

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — With laughter, hugs and tears — and the requisite death-defying stunts — the Ringling Bros. more »»

The Latest: Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top

May 22, 2017

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the closing of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (all times local):

10:15 p.m.

The Ringling Bros. more »»

Times Square driver says he tried to get mental help

May 22, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenage Michigan tourist and injuring 22 others, said he had been trying to get psychiatric help. more »»

Soundgarden frontman Cornell's funeral will be Friday in LA

May 22, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell will be buried Friday in Los Angeles, his attorney Kirk Pasich said Sunday. more »»

Ringling's final show commences after 146 years

May 21, 2017

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus began its final show Sunday evening after 146 years of wowing audiences with its "Greatest Show on Eart. more »»

Contradictions add up during Trump's Saudi visit

May 21, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump railed against President Barack Obama for failing to utter the words "radical Islamic terrorism. more »»

Ringling Bros. owner: Final shows are 'a celebration'

May 21, 2017

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — As the Ringling Bros. more »»

Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement

May 21, 2017

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Dozens of graduates and family members silently stood and walked out Sunday as Vice President Mike Pence began his address at Notre Dame's commencement ceremony. more »»

Mother from Peru granted stay from deportation

May 21, 2017

DENVER (AP) — A mother of two children who sought sanctuary at a Quaker meeting house in Denver to avoid U.S. immigration authorities has been granted a temporary stay from deportation. more »»

Ringling Bros. owner calls final shows 'a celebration'

May 21, 2017

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus that has wowed crowds for 146 years with its "Greatest Show on Earth" is taking its final bow on Sunday. more »»

Biden: It's time for America to regain unity and purpose

May 21, 2017

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden gave assurances Sunday that the country's current divisiveness brought on by a presidential election that "churned up some of the ugliest... more »»

 
 
 

 

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