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Ferguson’s Democratic leaders could pay at polls for black voters’ anger

Ferguson’s Democratic leaders could pay at polls for black voters’ anger

For African Americans in Ferguson — outraged by their leaders’ response to the fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown — Democratic candidates may no longer be the automatic choice.

Texas ruling cancels dozens of scheduled abortions

Texas ruling cancels dozens of scheduled abortions

The Supreme Court is likely to weigh in on whether the new laws violate women’s right to an abortion.

Which sports teams should transgender students play on?

Which sports teams should transgender students play on?

Schools have scrambled to adopt policies for students who want to compete on teams that correspond with their preferred gender.

Chelsea Manning files suit over military’s decision not to provide hormone treatment

Chelsea Manning files suit over military’s decision not to provide hormone treatment

The Army private serving 35 years for leaking military secrets says the military has failed to fulfill its constitutional obligation to provide treatment for her gender dysphoria.