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Four days after President Donald Trump was inaugurated, mental health counselors hosted a webinar on how their fellow American Muslims could cope. They surveyed the political landscape: a White House framing Islam itself as a threat, a surge in anti-Muslim hostility and...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson officials have missed critical deadlines in the early stages of an agreement with the Justice Department, but the beleaguered Missouri town's city manager said the process is now moving "in the right direction." Clark Ervin, a Washington lawyer...
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California can require Monsanto to label its popular weed-killer Roundup as a possible cancer threat despite an insistence from the chemical giant that it poses no risk to people, a judge tentatively ruled Friday. California would be the first state to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The politically ascendant anti-abortion movement gathered Friday for a triumphant rally on the National Mall, rejoicing at the end of an eight-year presidency that participants said was dismissive of their views. Vice President Mike Pence told the crowd at the...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Schools are going beyond "Just Say No" as they teach students as young as kindergartners about the dangers of opioids in the hope that they don't later become part of the growing crisis. Some states have begun requiring instruction about prescription drugs...
DENVER (AP) — Colorado lawmakers are moving forward with a bill to repeal the state's ban on switchblade knives enacted in 1963. The folding knives that users can open with one hand by pressing a button have been legalized in 11 states in recent years, but 14 states still have...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson officials have missed critical deadlines in the early stages of an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice, but the beleaguered Missouri town's city manager said the process is now moving "in the right direction." Clark Ervin, a Washington...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the March for Life in Washington, D.C., by opponents of abortion (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence told a crowd gathered in Washington for the annual March for Life rally that ending taxpayer-funded abortion is an important...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin-Madison chancellor's response to a student trying to set up a pro-white group on campus further alienates minorities as they struggle for a better campus experience, student leaders said Friday. The student's effort to set up a...