"I have no idea where this information came from, but wherever it came from, it is wrong," the mayor said.
More than 400,000 children lived in foster care across the U.S. in 2015; 100,000 of them are waiting for a permanent home.
Government investigators found some inmates used tobacco to pay off Islamic extremist inmates in several U.K. prisons.
Activists said graffiti at a suburban Boston mosque fits in with an Islamophobic theme pushed by national political figures in the U.S.
"It is an understatement to say we live in a deeply complex and difficult time in the life of the world," Bishop Michael Curry said.
Kuwait Airways is party to an Arab League boycott of Israel and Israeli business, barring ticket sales to citizens.
Opinion is divided in Washington, D.C., over whether President Obama's military engagement in Syria is smart.
The state has referred about 16 of every 1,000 students to police, nearly triple the national rate.
The supremacy clause of the U.S. Constitution holds that federal agents cannot face state charges for carrying out their duties.
Voter registration has declined in some states where the federal government had to set up Medicaid enrollment websites, a coalition claimed.
There is bipartisan opposition to a proposal that would stop local police from cooperating with federal immigrant agents.
The Democratic lawmaker who proposed enhancing anti-discrimination laws says she was inspired by the Supreme Court.
In a lawsuit filed this week, the couple alleged they were targeted by the officer because of his hatred of gays.
This season, there were at least 20 candidates on the Republican and Democratic sides for revelers to chose from.
As 'ban the box' measures are passed into law, U.S. employers are wary of lawsuits they fear the legislative changes may prompt.
The CEO-to-worker retirement gap is bigger than the pay gap, said one researcher.
A single Planned Parenthood supporter said she stopped a small protest outside of an Oregon clinic Sunday.
Seventy-one percent of LGBT characters on cable and 73 percent of those on streaming services are white.
New data shows the public objects to police targeting people by race. Increasingly, attention is turning to what federal leaders can do to discourage abusive practices in law enforcement.
One local Muslim leader said he did not believe the racial hate attack was backed by the wider community.
The Dominican Republic's consul in New York was upset by the writer's call for U.S. action over the Haitian immigrant crisis.
“We don’t know yet if it is possible to reverse the effects” of insufficient sleep, one researcher said.
"I don’t think it’s acceptable, in 2015 or 2016, for news organizations to say that we can’t find people of color to fill these jobs.”
Family members said Jones would not have pointed his weapon if he knew he was encountering a law enforcement officer.
Donald Trump was asked whether he would follow a British proposal to close some mosques as a counterterrorism measure. "I would do that, absolutely, I think it's great," he said.
“I’m not willing to trade away safety for convenience,” said the city's mayor, who threatened to veto the measure.
“I am disappointed that our conversation was cut short when there is so much work for us to do together," Mayor Eric Garcetti said.
“I can't imagine what could have happened that would cause the police officer to be threatened by Corey," the man's former boss said.
A 19-year-old undergraduate student was arrested in connection with the crime, according to reports.
A civil rights groups said Wisconsin voters face barriers to the polls because of the state's strict voter ID law.