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Women Marching Against Trump Plan Next Step: Public Office

Women Marching Against Trump Plan Next Step: Public Office

Women have expressed a significantly greater interest in running for political office since the election.

Chicago Police Officers Suspended for Faulty Dashcams During 2014 Shooting

Chicago Cops Suspended for Improper Dashcam Use During 2014 Shooting

The five-day suspensions were confirmed by Chicago Police Department spokesman Frank Giancamilli, who said they were handed down for improper operation of dashboard cameras.

U.S. Governors Want Congress to Keep Funding Health Benefits for Poor

U.S. Governors Want Congress to Keep Funding Health Benefits for Poor

Thursday's conversation underlined anxiety about the Obamacare repeal process and the fears that people will lose their health insurance before a replacement is found.

Tensions Rise at North Dakota Pipeline as Trump Set to Take White House

Tensions Rise at North Dakota Pipeline as Trump Set to Take White House

This week's clashes between protesters and police are the most serious since the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers denied an easement in December for the pipeline to travel under Lake Oahe.

Trump Continues Campaign Theatrics at Ohio Rally

Trump Election Prompts U.S. Mothers to Warn Children About Assault: Poll

Fifty percent of women and 35 percent of men who are parents say they are teaching their children about consent or sexual assault issues as a result of Trump's election.

U.S. Top Court Weighs Race Challenges to Legislative Districts

U.S. Supreme Court Justices Fret over Offensive Trademarks

The case could impact the high-profile dispute over the government's cancellation of the trademarks of the NFL's Washington Redskins for disparaging Native Americans.

Fortress Washington Girds for Days of Anti-Trump Protests

Fortress Washington Girds for Days of Anti-Trump Protests

Police have forecast that some 900,000 people, both supporters and opponents, will flood Washington for the inauguration ceremony.

Unlike Trump, Americans Want Strong Environmental Regulator — Reuters/Ipsos

Unlike Trump, Americans Want Strong Environmental Regulator — Reuters/Ipsos

The results could foretell stronger-than-expected public opposition to Trump's plans to boost energy development by slashing environmental regulations.

U.S. Secret Service Settles Race Discrimination Case with Black Agents

U.S. Secret Service Settles Race Discrimination Case with Black Agents

Agency accused of discrimination in promotions and fostering a racially hostile workplace.

Obama Commutes 209 Prison Sentences, Issues 64 Pardons

Obama Commutes 209 Prison Sentences, Issues 64 Pardons

Obama has now commuted the sentences of 1,385 people and granted a total of 212 pardons.

Woman Sues Trump in New York for Defamation over Sexual Assault Denial

Woman Sues Trump in New York for Defamation over Sexual Assault Denial

Trump suggested that the women accusing him of sexual assault were looking for publicity or to damage his presidential campaign.

CVS Slashes Price of Impax's EpiPen Rival

CVS Slashes Price of Impax’s EpiPen Rival

CVS Health has cut the price of a generic version of Impax Laboratories Inc's emergency allergy injection.

Chicago Police Routinely Violated Civil Rights: U.S. Justice Department

Chicago Police Routinely Violated Civil Rights: U.S. Justice Department

The Justice Department report said excessive force falls "heaviest on Black and Latino communities."

Cleveland Officers to Face Administrative Charges in Shooting of Tamir Rice

Cleveland Officers to Face Administrative Charges in Shooting of Tamir Rice

The hearing will address minor infractions and will not discuss whether or not Rice's shooting was justified.

No U.S. Charges for South Carolina Ex-Deputy Seen Throwing Student

No U.S. Charges for South Carolina Ex-Deputy Seen Throwing Student

Ex-deputy Benjamin Fields was fired shortly after a video of him flipping a Black student over in her desk went viral.

Millennial Women Opposed to Trump Take to Streets, Many for the First Time

Millennial Women Opposed to Trump Take to Streets, Many for the First Time

"Everything that can affect the population in general is going to affect millennial women," said one woman who plans to march in protest of Trump.

Bernice King MLK tribute

Martin Luther King’s Daughter Says ‘God can triumph over Trump’

Bernice King stands by Rep. John Lewis. Tells churchgoers "Don't be afraid of who sits in the White House."

U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.)

Trump Attacks Civil Rights Leader Who Questioned His Election Win

Calls Rep. John Lewis "All talk ... no action" despite Lewis' brutal 1965 beating by police in Selma, Ala., while seeking voting rights.