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GOP’s Ted Cruz says religious liberty could unite Republicans in 2016, draw some Democrats

GOP’s Ted Cruz says religious liberty could unite Republicans in 2016, draw some Democrats

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz says concerns about religious freedom could unite Republicans and rally conservative Democrats to the GOP in 2016.…

Sigma Phi Epsilon questions allegations made in lawsuits filed in pledge’s 2014 death

Sigma Phi Epsilon questions allegations made in lawsuits filed in pledge’s 2014 death

The legal counsel for a fraternity named in two lawsuits stemming from the death of a pledge at Clemson University says some of the allegations made against Sigma Phi Epsilon…

Religious freedom Laws

Religious freedom Laws

In a story March 31 about laws known as Religious Freedom Restoration Acts, The Associated Press reported that Douglas Laycock, a constitutional scholar at the University of Virginia Law School,…

Six More Female Soldiers Qualify for Army Ranger School

Six More Female Soldiers Qualify for Army Ranger School

Six more female soldiers have met the same physical fitness standards as men in qualifying to attend the Army’s Ranger School.,Six more female soldiers have qualified to attend Army Ranger…

11 Atlanta educators convicted in vast cheating scandal; ‘Very, very dangerous business’

11 Atlanta educators convicted in vast cheating scandal; ‘Very, very dangerous business’

Eleven former public school educators were convicted Wednesday for their role in a scheme to inflate students’ scores on standardized exams — one of the biggest cheating scandals of its…

Co-defendant gets lawyer, pleads not guilty in Las Vegas neighborhood mom killing case

Co-defendant gets lawyer, pleads not guilty in Las Vegas neighborhood mom killing case

A co-defendant charged in the killing of a Las Vegas mother of four in a shooting in a residential cul-de-sac got a lawyer and pleaded not guilty.…

$50 million Clemson lawsuits on pledge’s death put another fraternity in national spotlight

$50 million Clemson lawsuits on pledge’s death put another fraternity in national spotlight

The parents of a Clemson University fraternity pledge who plunged to his death from a bridge into rocky, shallow water have filed lawsuits against the school, the fraternity and three…

Judge sentences 3 ex-University of Toledo football players to probation in betting scheme

Judge sentences 3 ex-University of Toledo football players to probation in betting scheme

Three former football players at the University of Toledo have been placed on probation for their roles in a sports bribery scheme that occurred years ago at the Ohio school.…

Woman convicted of following man who won $10,000 at California casino, killing him with car

Woman convicted of following man who won $10,000 at California casino, killing him with car

A woman has been convicted of killing a gambler she followed after he won $10,000 at a Southern California casino.…

Inmate who stole guard’s gun and fled suburban hospital is in custody, police say

Inmate who stole guard’s gun and fled suburban hospital is in custody, police say

Police credit a call from an alert tipster in southeast Washington on Tuesday morning for the capture of a prisoner who escaped custody at a northern Virginia hospital hours earlier…