There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when leaders voted to end a blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults; but mass defections have not occurred, and today the scouts seem more robust than they have in years
Federal prosecutors plan to bring a mix of law enforcement leaders and ex-sect members to a hearing in which they'll ask a judge to disband the police department in a polygamous community on the Utah-Arizona border
With limited animal cruelty laws, there are barely 20 states in the U.S. with rules against leaving animals in hot vehicles. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.
Police say the Munich shooter had no ties to terrorism and had psychiatric issues, which should have barred him from getting a gun in Germany.
French President Francois Hollande will reassess security measures once a week all summer, amid fear of new violence after a deadly Bastille Day attack in Nice
The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting LGBT protections represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory's re-election campaign, even as he dismisses the move as political correctness
In a lesson that teaches us to not touch what's not ours there's a viral picture of a note that alerts whomever was stealing coffee creamer that they were not drinking what they thought they were. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
A cache of emails from Democratic party officials leaked before next week's Philadelphia convention detail the bitter split between the Democratic National Committee and Sen. Bernie Sanders
Here are 10 things you may not know about Philadelphia, the site of the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins July 25, starting with its history as the first capital
The owner of Stop & Shop and the parent company of Food Lion completed their $29 billion combination after receiving regulatory clearance by the Federal Trade Commission
A union business manager says operator error isn't what caused a 250-foot-long boom to collapse across New York's Tappan (TAP'-uhn) Zee Bridge
Suspects can now be held without charges for 30 days. Some have questioned how the government is so prepared for the aftermath of the coup attempt.
The American Civil Liberties Union is praising a new Illinois law that limits how police can use devices that collect cellphone data and track phone locations
The Islamic State is claiming responsibility for killing dozens of people and wounding more than 200 during a peaceful demonstration in Kabul, Afghanistan, by a minority group.
Tim Kaine's selection as Hillary Clinton's running mate could totally upend Virginia politics and would all but certainly result in the most expensive election cycle in the state's history next if he becomes vice president
It was only a matter of time before a Pokemon Go dating app became a thing. The world now has Pokedates and Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) hopes you find love in a hopeless place.