(OWASSO, Okla.) -- Investigators in Owasso, Oklahoma, are investigating the death of a nonbinary student one day after a physical altercation with other students.There are conflicting reports regarding the student's name and gender identity, and they are believed to be part of the transgender... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The new year has begun with a spate of transgender deaths in Mexico, prompting protests, outrage and fear among the country's LGBTQ community.At least three transgender people have been killed in just the first 15 days of the year.On Jan. 14,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The moment Melvin Graham learned three Black people were fatally shot in a racially motivated rampage at a Dollar General store in Jacksonville, Florida, he said his mind raced back to June 17, 2015. That was the day his sister and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Harvard University's legacy admissions policy has come under scrutiny by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, but it is not the only university to give preference to the children of alumni.Some of the top universities in the country... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A suspected lion is loose in Berlin, prompting authorities in Germany to send emergency alerts to thousands of people in Berlin warning them to stay indoors.The message has warned thousands of people across Germany’s capital city to “stay indoors” after a lion... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Heavy rain from the Mid-Atlantic into the Northeast prompted flash flood alerts in parts of New York state Sunday.A flash flood warning and a flash flood emergency were both issued in the lower Hudson Valley, New York, by the National Weather... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- LGBTQ+ advocates, and the dissenting Supreme Court judges, fear the recent Supreme Court ruling on free speech has opened the door to encourage discrimination.The Supreme Court ruled on Friday in favor of an evangelical Christian website designer in a case involving... Read More.
(MOSCOW, Idaho) -- Justice may be blind, but it's not cheap.Prosecutors in Moscow, Idaho, this week said the upcoming prosecution of Bryan Kohberger, the man charged with killing four college students last fall, could cost more than eight times their entire annual trial budget.Meeting... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Donald Trump called for the return of the death penalty in a series of ads in 1989 amid the case of the "Central Park Five" – five Black and brown boys wrongfully accused of rape and assault in New York City.More than... Read More.
(MILWAUKEE) -- Cashay Henderson, a Black transgender woman fatally shot in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is remembered by her family as "a jokester," "independent," "unapologetic," and someone who "walks to the beat of her own drum."And though she's remembered as a strong, bright presence in the... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a health advisory Friday about an increase in an antibiotic-resistant strain of the Shigella bacteria.Shigella is highly infectious and causes around 450,000 infections in the U.S. every year, according to the CDC.Shigella is transmitted... Read More.