Justice Sotomayor 'fine' after treatment for low blood sugar

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor is "doing fine" after emergency medical personnel treated her at home for symptoms of low blood sugar. Sotomayor is diabetic. ...

Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries...

Supreme Court will take up Trump travel ban in spring

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court will take up Trump travel ban in spring.

The Latest: Trump addressing March for Life from Rose Garden

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his views on abortion rights (all times local): 11:25 a.m. President Donald Trump is addressing the anti-...

Trump steps to forefront of anti-abortion movement

WASHINGTON (AP) — He once called himself "pro-choice." But a year into his presidency, Donald Trump is stepping to the forefront of his administration's efforts to roll back abortion rights. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2018. There are 346 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 19, 19...

3 executions set for Tennessee this year; last was in 2009

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A prisons official says three executions are scheduled this year in Tennessee, which would be the first since 2009. Department of Correction spokeswoman Neysa...

For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize

Activists on both sides of the abortion debate will be rallying and marching over the next few days in their annual show of force, while looking ahead to the coming year with a mix of combativeness an...

Hot-button topics coalesce at the Sundance Film Festival

The Sundance Film Festival has always been a place for boundary-pushing programming, but from the Me Too movement, to diversity and representation in film and even the current presidency, this year th...

Terminally ill Briton's bid for assisted death can proceed

LONDON (AP) — A terminally ill British man has been granted permission to challenge the country's law on assisted dying, after an earlier decision that rejected his case. Noel Conway...

Taiwan Supreme Court to set up Grand Chamber

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Judicial Yuan wants to set up a “Grand Chamber” (大法庭) at the Supreme Court to offer general legal principles on which court verdicts would be based, report...

Questions and answers about executive privilege

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents since George Washington have resisted congressional requests for documents and the testimony of administration officials by asserting a power known as executive privilege....

Questions and answers about executive privilege

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents since George Washington have resisted congressional requests for documents and the testimony of administration officials by asserting a power known as executive privilege....

Court seems to favor death row inmate in dispute with lawyer

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems ready to say that a lawyer for a criminal defendant cannot override his client's wish and concede his guilt at trial, even if the lawyer's aim is to avoid a d...

Ex-Congressman Dennis Kucinich to launch bid for governor

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich (koo-SIH'-nich) is preparing to make the Democratic primary for Ohio governor a five-way race. Kucinich is set to mak...