The Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage gave added reason to celebrate Gay Pride Day around the US Sunday. It follows rapid advances in this important aspect of civil rights and public acceptance.
California is moving to require that all children be vaccinated unless they have a medical exemption. Some parents say it's necessary, some say it's a violation of their rights. But there might be compromises that work.
California General Assembly approved a bill that would eliminate the exemption for personal or religious beliefs that allows parents to opt out of vaccinations. It is unclear whether Gov. Brown will sign the bill.
The US women's team defeated Colombia Monday night to advance to the quarterfinals in the World Cup soccer tournament in Canada. But foul trouble means the team will be without a pair of players for their next match.
The NFL Players Association had called for Goodell to recuse himself from Brady's appeal, calling him a key witness, while citing his 'evident partiality' to the investigator's report on how the footballs were deflated.
Dylann Roof, charged with the Charleston, S.C., church killings, is being linked to a hateful manifesto. Typically, publicizing manifestos can be harmful, some psychologists say. But this case might be different.
The protests in Baltimore gave fresh urgency to an old question: Can the underlying challenges of poverty ever be fixed? In one neighborhood, many say that change begins by seeing the situation differently – by looking at the people differently.