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Like any truly funny person, D'Lo knows how to mine hardship and turn it into mirth.

January 11 2018 6:16 AM

Ash Whitaker will receive financial compensation, and his district will withdraw an appeal to the Supreme Court.

January 10 2018 2:35 PM

Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien is the first known transgender homicide victim of 2018.

January 08 2018 5:02 PM

With Trump's military ban blocked for now, Nicolas Talbott is enlisting, and he's optimistic his dream will come true.

January 08 2018 6:08 AM

Contradicting other reports, the book Fire and Fury claims Donald Trump's decision to effect the ban in 10 minutes defied logic.

January 05 2018 6:52 PM