Although most sexual assault cases are tried in state courts, a new federal law signed Friday could serve as a model for state legislatures.
Voter support for Gary Johnson and Jill Stein is on the decline, recent polls show, as a number of independent voters shift their allegiances to Hillary Clinton.
Keith Cooper was convicted nearly 20 years ago of a crime he didn't commit. Today, he is struggling to feed his family as a forklift operator, a situation he says will not get better after Gov. Mike Pence refused his request for pardon.
On Saturday, hurricane Matthew raked the Georgia and South Carolina coasts with torrential rain and stiff winds. But the hurricane's eye, mercifully stayed just far enough offshore that coastal communities didn't feel the full force of its winds.
As more women move into high offices, they often bring a style and approach that is distinct from men. But do they make better leaders?