The US Justice Department will begin to roll back contracts for private companies that manage federal prisons, the administration said Thursday.
The recommendation follow nearly two years of protests, investigations, and reforms after the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald, age 17.
The governor of New Mexico is citing the recent high-profile killings of police officers in her state and elsewhere as a reason to bring back the death penalty.
The decision by a Washington state florist not to provide flowers for a gay couple's wedding has set up an emotional court fight that may shape similar cases in the future.
The nephew of "Making a Murderer" subject Steven Avery saw his conviction overturned on Friday. Is this another case of media-driven justice?
Thirteen states are asking a federal judge to block a federal directive to public schools that requires school officials to allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice.