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AP Analysis: Wide Gaps in Legal Protection of LGBT Workers

Takeaways: Warren Under Fire, 70s Club Ignores the Age Issue

By Russ Bynum and Angeliki Kastanis |
Twenty-eight U.S. states have adopted no laws that prohibit workplace discrimination targeting LGBT employees. Only a small percentage of cities and counties offer protection at th...

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Wisconsin Students Walk Out to Protest Racial Slur Firing

Wisconsin Students Walk Out to Protest Racial Slur Firing

By Todd Richmond | Oct 19
Students at a Wisconsin high school skipped class Friday and marched through the streets of the state capital to protest the firing of a black security guard who was terminated for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not to call him that word.

'Final Straw': GOP Ex-Ohio Gov. Kasich Supports Impeachment

'Final Straw': GOP Ex-Ohio Gov. Kasich Supports Impeachment

By Alexandra Jaffe | Oct 19
Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who ran against President Donald Trump in the 2016 Republican primary, said Friday that he supports impeaching the president — but isn't ready to call for his removal from office.

Border Patrol's Growing Presence at Hospitals Creates Fear

Border Patrol's Growing Presence at Hospitals Creates Fear

By Adriana Gomez Licon | Oct 19
An armed Border Patrol agent roamed the hallways of an emergency room in Miami on a recent day as nurses wheeled stretchers and medical carts through the hospital and families waited for physicians to treat their loved ones.

Police Get Cooling Off Period Before Questioned in Shootings

Police Get Cooling Off Period Before Questioned in Shootings

By Lisa Marie Pane | Oct 19
After a police officer fatally shoots someone, it can take days or even weeks before the public or his supervisors hear the officer's version of what happened. In many states, that so-called cooling off period is carved out in state law or in a police de

Gabbard Fires Back at Clinton Suggestion She's Russia's Pawn

Gabbard Fires Back at Clinton Suggestion She's Russia's Pawn

By Hunter Woodall | Oct 19
It's Hillary Clinton vs. Tulsi Gabbard on the sidelines of the 2020 presidential race. The Hawaii congresswoman fought back unsparingly after Clinton appeared to call her "the favorite of the Russians" in a recent interview.

Trump Outstripping Obama on Pace of Executive Orders

Trump Outstripping Obama on Pace of Executive Orders

By Kevin Freking | Oct 19
It wasn't too long ago that Donald Trump derided presidential executive orders as "power grabs" and a "basic disaster." He's switched sides in a big way: In each year of his presidency, he has issued more executive orders than did former President Obama.

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

By Beatrice Dupuy, Arijeta Lajka, and Amanda Seitz | Oct 19
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the real facts.

Some Worries About Nuclear Weapons at Turkey Base

Some Worries About Nuclear Weapons at Turkey Base

By Robert Burns | Oct 19
Frayed U.S. relations with Turkey over its incursion in Syria raise a sensitive question rarely discussed in public: Should the United States remove the nuclear bombs it has long stored at a Turkish air base?

38 People Cited for Violations in Clinton Email Probe

38 People Cited for Violations in Clinton Email Probe

By Matthew Lee and Mary Clare Jalonick | Oct 19
The State Department has completed its internal investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of private email and found violations by 38 people, some of whom may face disciplinary action.

Energy Secretary Perry Says He Is Resigning by Year's End

Energy Secretary Perry Says He Is Resigning by Year's End

By Jill Colvin and Matthew Daly | Oct 18
Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Thursday that he will leave his job by the end of the year, saying that under President Donald Trump the nation is nearing energy independence.

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