Sandra Cano, who said “cunning, wicked lawyers” involved her in a landmark abortion case, died Monday of extended illnesses. She was 66.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday that some school-age children had contact with the first patient to ever be diagnosed with the Ebola virus.
Same-sex couples in 11 more states would win the right to marry, but the issue would remain unsettled nationwide if the Supreme Court were to surprise everyone and decline to take up gay marriage right now.
The highest criminal court in Texas refused Wednesday to reinstate two money-laundering convictions against former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, ending a nearly decade-long criminal case against the one-time GOP heavyweight.
Voters overwhelmingly reject extending legal protections to the new illegal immigrant children who surged across the U.S.-Mexico border this year, according to a new Rasmussen Reports poll released Wednesday.
The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. traveled from Liberia by way of Brussels, a Canadian health official has told Reuters.
Sandy Hook Elementary School in Monroe, Connecticut, was evacuated Wednesday morning because of a bomb threat.
Employers were more willing to create jobs and workers were more willing to take them after the expiration in January of a program entitling unemployed workers to collect nearly two years of benefits.
An Oklahoma man who had been suspended from his job was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the gruesome beheading of a co-worker, who was attacked from behind as the man sought revenge, a prosecutor said.
The director of the Centers for Disease Control said Wednesday he has no doubt the U.S. can stop the Ebola virus “in its tracks,” after officials revealed that a man in the Dallas area has the dreaded infection that’s ravaged West Africa.
The Salt Lake County district attorney announced Tuesday that the minority police officer who fatally shot an unarmed white suspect was “legally justified,” in a case that drew national attention in the aftermath of the racially charged police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.
The proprietor of an Arkansas shooting range announced on social media Sunday that she is banning Muslims from her establishment out of fear for the safety of her patrons.