Union protestors and celebrity advocates have decided that waiters’ tips aren’t big enough.
Hilde Hall, a transgender woman, said she was “humiliated” after a pharmacist at an Arizona CVS refused to fill her hormone prescription.
An estimated 71 percent of Americans aged 17 to 24 are ineligible for the armed forces due to inadequate levels of education, physical fitness, responsible behavior, or other reasons.
Erica Walker was fired from her job after she called police on Wednesday on a black family at an apartment complex swimming pool.
The Declaration of Independence -- which was signed on July 3, 1776, for public release on July 4 -- was Thomas Jefferson's masterpiece. Jefferson himself wrote much about the declaration in the 50 years that followed.
A “freedom rally” in Portland, Ore., coordinated by the right-wing group Patriot Prayer was cut short Saturday after some of its supporters clashed with anti-fascist (antifa) counter-protesters.
When a 97-year-old woman asked local firefighters in Maine if they could help her with a household task — they, of course, agreed. And they learned a lot about the elderly woman in the process.
A 73-year-old Vietnam veteran and a New York state deputy arrested a homeless man who allegedly snatched dog tags from a war memorial last week
While there is much to celebrate during Pride month for the LGBT community and their allies, there are still some hurdles to clear, including employment discrimination.
Here’s what you need to know about Texas gun laws.
A transgender inmate is suing a North Carolina prison over the right to practice witchcraft.
At 52 feet tall and more than 100 years old, Birmingham’s Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument stands at the center of a fiery legal dispute between the city and state.
Free agent NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick accepted the Amnesty International Ambassador of Conscience Award on Saturday, as the human rights organization acknowledged his kneeling protests of racial injustice that launched a sports movement.
Red Alabama is the best state for the firearms industry when it comes to factors such as jobs and gun culture, while blue Rhode Island is the worst, according to the jobs website Zippia.
California’s voter registration card is undergoing an extensive makeover as part of a statewide effort to reduce confusion over party affiliation, state officials said.
Voter registration policies in Texas violate federal law, a judge ruled in an order unveiled Tuesday, marking another voting-rights legal setback for the state's government.
People from around the world are expected to come together Saturday for the March for Our Lives gun control rally in solidarity with the survivors of last month’s deadly school shooting in Florida.
The father of a boy who has Down syndrome filed a lawsuit last week against the Boy Scouts of America after the group allegedly blocked his son from becoming an Eagle Scout and revoked his merit badges that he worked two years to earn.
One of the things that first inspired me about America was the passion for localism, a driving force of the American Revolution and an idea enshrined in the Constitution.
A controversy in a St. louis suburb over the display of “In God We Trust” as a motto in the City Council chambers prompted hundreds of residents to rally in support of the sign on Wednesday after some residents and anti-religion groups complained.