"Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Virginia Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of what seemed an uncomfortably close gubernatorial election. After an expectant pause, he...
Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 03:19 AM PST
What Happens Once 'Net Neutrality' Rules Bite the Dust?
The Federal Communications Commission formally released a draft of its plan to kill net-neutrality rules , which equalized access to the internet and prevented broadband providers from favoring their own apps...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 06:48 PM PST
Ex-Olympic Gymnastics Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sex Charges
A former doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University pleaded guilty Wednesday to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least 25 years in...
Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:58 AM PST
Education Dept. Wants to Narrow Civil Rights Work in Schools
The Education Department wants to narrow the scope of civil rights investigations at schools, focusing on individual complaints rather than systemic problems, according to a document obtained by The Associated...
Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:22 AM PST
Raisman Embraces Role as 'Fierce' Advocate for Abuse Victims
The people come forward to Aly Raisman almost daily now. Random strangers. Men and women of various ages, races and backgrounds. They see the six-time Olympic medal-winning gymnast out in public and approach...