Tens of thousands of gun-rights activists from around the country rallied peacefully at the Virginia Capitol on Monday to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation -- a move that has become a key flash point in the national debate over gun violence. read more
Singer-songwriter David Olney has died at age 71, after falling silent and dropping his head in the midst of a performance at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, Saturday night. read more
Almost four years since their rough Democratic primary battle, Hillary Clinton has not let up on her criticism of Sen. Bernie Sanders. Clinton, the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, says of Sanders in a new documentary that "nobody likes him."
In an advisory opinion Wednesday, as The Hill reported, Duncan said that it was "convention," not "binding precedent," for the courts to refer to a transgender-identifying litigant by their chosen gender pronouns. read more
Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vzquez Garced fired the island's emergency manager Saturday, hours after a warehouse filled with supplies was discovered. read more