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Appeals court refuses to rehear transgender restroom case

By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER
Associated Press

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The debate over whether transgender students should be able to use the bathrooms that match their gender identity is likely headed...full story
updated 2016-06-01 09:42 AM
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Appeals court refuses to rehear transgender restroom case
By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER
Associated Press

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The debate over whether transgender students should be able to use the bathrooms that match their gender identity is likely headed....Fullstory

2016-06-01 09:42 AM

Documents show aggressive sales tactics at Trump University
By ELLIOT SPAGAT
Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Nearly 400 pages of documents that detail sales strategies for the now-defunct Trump University have been unsealed in a class-action lawsuit,....Fullstory

2016-06-01 09:42 AM

Q&A: Illinois heading toward 2nd year with no state budget
By SARA BURNETT
Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois is heading toward a second year without a state budget, putting some schools and colleges in jeopardy of closing and....Fullstory

2016-06-01 09:42 AM

Prosecutor to jury: DEA workers lied about owning strip club

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York prosecutor has told jurors at a criminal trial that a Drug Enforcement Administration supervisory agent and another employee....Fullstory

2016-06-01 03:01 AM

Western Sahara independence movement leader Abdelaziz dies

Associated Press

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- The head of the independence movement in the Western Sahara, Mohamed Abdelaziz, has died after a long illness, the Polisario Front....Fullstory

2016-06-01 03:01 AM

Canada's assisted suicide bill approved by House of Commons

Associated Press

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Canada's House of Commons has passed the government's proposed assisted suicide law. The House of Commons voted 186-137. The law still requires....Fullstory

2016-06-01 09:42 AM

Brazil police seek indictment of private bank Bradesco's CEO

Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazilian police say they are asking prosecutors to bring tax fraud charges against the CEO of one of the country's....Fullstory

2016-06-01 09:42 AM

Canadian Parliament accepts Trudeau's apology and moves on

Associated Press

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will not have to deliver any more apologies or face any sanctions for knocking into an....Fullstory

2016-06-01 03:01 AM

Man accused in Canada military stabbing faces terror charges

Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- Police say a Canadian man accused of stabbing soldiers at a military recruitment center in Toronto and then saying he did it....Fullstory

2016-06-01 03:01 AM

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