Friday, September 4th, 2015
  • Why aren’t there more Kim Davises?

    Other county clerks have taken a controversial but less defiant path on gay marriage. […]

  • Biden says he's not sure if he will seek presidency

    ATLANTA (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he was unsure if he will seek the Democratic presidential nomination, telling a Jewish audience that his decision will hinge on whether he and his family have the "emotional energy to run." […]

  • Clinton aide invokes Fifth Amendment in probe

    Bryan Pagliano has declined to cooperate in two federal probes involving Hillary Clinton’s private email server. […]

  • U.S. clerk jailed for gay marriage defiance; dispute goes on

    A Kentucky county clerk was jailed on Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, and a full day of court hearings failed to put an end to her two-month-old legal fight over a U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding same-sex marriage. U.S. District Judge David Bunning found Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis in contempt then elicited a pledge from five of her six deputies to issue the […]

  • Shooting kills one, wounds two at community college in Sacramento

    One person was killed and two others wounded after a fistfight at a Sacramento community college escalated into a shooting, a school official and police said on Thursday. All three of the shooting victims were male, said Sacramento police Sergeant Doug Morse. Sacramento City College was placed on lockdown after the 4 p.m. shooting near the school's baseball field. […]

  • U.S. men who thwarted France train attack to be honored in California parade

    The three friends, Anthony Sadler, 22, Spencer Stone, a 23-year-old U.S. airman, and Alek Skarlatos, 22, a National Guardsman, charged the gunman on a train headed to Paris from Amsterdam on Aug. 21, helping to wrestle away a pistol and an AK-47 assault rifle. The efforts of the three Americans, along with Briton Chris Norman, earned them France's highest honor, the Legion d'honneur. […]

  • Trump vows no third-party bid, will back GOP primary winner

    Presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid Thursday and vowed to support the Republican Party's nominee — whoever it may be. […]