For most Americans, Chelsea Manning has been a hero or villain based on how they view her decision to leak classified material. For transgender people, she has another dimension - serving as a potent symbol of their struggles for acceptance.
President Obama defended his decision to cut nearly three decades off convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's prison term, arguing in his final White House news conference that the former Army intelligence analyst had served a "tough prison sentence" already.
The widow of the Orlando nightclub gunman pleaded not guilty to charges that she aided and abetted her husband's support of the Islamic State group and then hindered the investigation of the attack.
Vice President-elect Mike Pence says President Barack Obama's decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence was a "mistake," and is calling the convicted leaker a "traitor."
Former President George H.W. Bush was admitted to an intensive care unit on Wednesday, and his wife, Barbara, was hospitalized as a precaution, according to his spokesman.
A powerful Texas Republican says a proposal barring transgender people from using public restrooms of their choice statewide is bad for business.
Academics being recruited by North Carolina's public university system have ruled out moving to the state because of a law limiting legal protections for gay, lesbian and transgender people.
Donald Trump's incoming press secretary says Trump is "troubled" by President Barack Obama's decision to grant clemency to convicted leaker Chelsea Manning.
As North Carolina's political split widens, state business is increasingly being refereed with a judge's gavel.
Failed GOP presidential candidate and Rick Santorum has been hired by CNN as a commentator and contributor, the cable news network announced Tuesday.