Los Angeles teachers head back to school after…

Los Angeles teachers will go back to work Wednesday after voting to ratify a deal between their union and school officials

Denver teachers vote to go on strike over pay

Denver teachers have decided overwhelmingly to go on strike after more than a year of negotiations over base pay

LA Teachers Reach Tentative Deal With School…

After 21 straight hours of negotiations, officials from both sides along with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the deal at City Hall Tuesday.

Judge hearing testimony on 2020 census citizenship question

A federal judge in Maryland is hearing testimony for a trial over the Trump administration's addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a plan that another judge already has blocked

Russell Baker, author and NY Times columnist is…

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and humorist Russell Baker has died at age 93

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Salvadoran man to be charged in 4 fatal shootings…

Authorities: Salvadoran man to be charged in 4 fatal shootings in Nevada

Singer Chris Brown Detained In Paris On Suspicion…

A judicial official said Chris Brown was detained on Monday and remained in custody the following day.

Court tosses lawsuit in Illinois sex-video suicide case

Judge tosses lawsuit brought against a suburban school by the parents of a student who killed himself after staff warned him he may have to register as a sex offender over a video

Porn star's hush money suit against Trump could…

Lawyers for President Donald Trump want a federal judge to toss a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels over a hush money agreement she signed not to discuss an alleged affair with Trump

Harris Wofford, rights activist and senator, dies…

Former Sen. Harris Wofford of Pennsylvania, a longtime civil rights activist who helped persuade John F. Kennedy to make a crucial phone call to the wife of Martin Luther King Jr. during the 1960 presidential campaign, has died

Becoming An American: David Ward

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, former Border Patrol agent David Ward gives his view.

Los Angeles teachers approve contract deal, will return to work Wednesday after six-day strike.

Los Angeles teachers approve contract deal, will return to work Wednesday after six-day strike.

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Erin Brockovich urges California to stop PG&E…

Consumer activist Erin Brockovich, who famously took on Pacific Gas & Electric Co. in the 1990s, urged California lawmakers not to let the utility go bankrupt because it could mean less money for wildfire victims

Boys school shuts down amid fallout over…

As more videos emerge of encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Trump weighs in by saying it appears the students were treated unfairly

China Warns US Against Seeking Extradition Of…

Canadian authorities detained Meng Wanzhou back in December at the request of the U.S

Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional

A state court judge rules Iowa's fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional, concludes state Supreme Court's earlier decisions affirming a woman's fundamental right to an abortion would include the new law passed last year

Mom arrested after dead baby found in Amazon site…

Police say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful disposal of human remains after her newborn baby was found dead inside an Amazon distribution center in southwest Phoenix last week

Newark operations resume after drone reports halt…

Officials say flight arrivals at Newark Airport were briefly suspended after a drone was spotted over another nearby airport

Becoming An American: Youngmin Lo

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Youngmin Lo shares sacrifices made for his education.

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Thousands of birds die at California's Salton Sea

Authorities say thousands of migrating birds have died at California's Salton Sea this month from avian cholera

40 years after his "folly," Bogle's index funds…

Forty years ago, the thought of buying an index fund and being satisfied with getting simply the market's return was ridiculed by critics

Teen's death spurs federal, state safe gun…

The death of a Connecticut teenager who accidentally shot himself with his friend's father's gun has spurred his parents to advocate for tougher federal and state laws on safe gun storage