Linda Brown, the namesake of the landmark 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court case that abolished school segregation, has passed away at age 75. Cheryl Brown Henderson, Brown's sister, confirmed her death to the Topeka Capital-Journal, saying she was 76. . Brown's family has not
Access to abortions, which the Supreme Court legalized 45 years ago today, is still being fought over, with advocates from either side of the issue arguing for their cause. The landmark Roe v. Wade case was decided on Jan. 22, 1973, with the highest court in the land affirming the right that women
Author Deepak Chopra discusses how immigrants inspired his new best-selling book, "Home."
Vice Presidential candidates Sen. Tim Kaine and Gov. Mike Pence met at Longwood University in Farmville, Va.
The Republican and Democratic vice presidential candidates discuss their campaigns' different plans for immigration reform.
A man who said he was sexually abused by former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert when he was a teenager came forward today in emotional testimony, pushing legislators to change a law that he said allows a "monster" like Hastert to get away with the most heinous of crimes. "This topic, while
Students of troubled Detroit schools filed suit on Tuesday against the state of Michigan in what could be a historic legal case that seeks to establish a constitutional right to literacy. The students, backed by a California law firm, filed the suit on Tuesday, reports WXYZ, a local ABC affiliate.
After a whirlwind Wednesday that took Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to Mexico City for a meeting with President Enrique Pena Nieto and then to Arizona for a landmark speech on immigration, it’s clear that the debate over immigration reform will be a central issue for the remainder of