A judge on Wednesday cleared the way for a 48-year-old transgender woman to undergo gender-reassignment surgery, rejecting her parents' effort to block the operation because they say she's mentally incompetent.
A Maryland appeals court has ruled that a lesbian woman has no right to visitation or custody of a child who the woman's former partner gave birth to before the couple married.
Davis' mother, Jean Bailey, was clerk for 36 years before retiring last year. Davis worked for her mother for 27 years before getting elected to replace her. Once elected, Davis hired her son to work for her.
The Iran nuclear deal strongly backed by President Barack Obama and just as ardently opposed by the GOP is now on track to get through Congress.
The day before, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis refused her a license to marry Karen Roberts, her partner for more than a decade. Rather than comply with the legalization of gay marriage nationwide, the Apostolic Christian has invoked "God's Authority"
Seeking to avert a 2016 disaster, the Republican National Committee on Wednesday challenged every GOP presidential candidate to sign a pledge not to undertake a third-party bid under any circumstances.
The Kentucky clerk who is defying a federal court order to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples is putting Republican presidential contenders on the spot
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says his first reaction was to laugh at rival Donald Trump's criticism of him for speaking Spanish.
More than 14.2 million people are expected to fly over the seven days surrounding the Labor Day holiday, a 3 percent increase from last year, according to Airlines for America, the industry's trade and lobbying group.
Nearly a year after the devastating hacking attack that leaked thousands of emails, Sony Pictures Entertainment again finds itself trying to justify its own inner dealings, this time over the upcoming Will Smith film "Concussion."
The Republican president of the Kentucky state Senate has asked a federal judge to withhold his ruling ordering a county clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples against her religious beliefs.
Carly Rae Jepsen and Matchbox Twenty singer Rob Thomas release their third solo albums. Oh Wonder and Halsey release their debut album. And Yo La Tengo celebrate their 30th anniversary with the release of "Stuff Like That."
Ben & Jerry's joins other Vermont businesses and consumer groups in defending Vermont's new labeling requirements for genetically engineered (GE) foods
Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords.
When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO of MarketPsych, a firm that applies research from behavioral science to financial markets.
Automakers reported U.S. sales for August on Tuesday. Here are top selling cars and trucks, the number sold and the percentage change from last August.
On the eve of the one-year anniversary of Joan Rivers' passing, E! remembers the laughter and fun that the comedy icon brought to fans around the world with the 30-minute special, "Celebrating Joan" airing Thursday.
Warren Honeycutt has a question for you: Do you really know all you think you do about healthy living? He'll debunk eight common workout myths.
The New York State Fair held its inaugural LGBT Pride day and festivities continue through September 7.
Miami's "White Splash" to raise funds and awareness for the World OutGames in 2017 is part of the holiday White Party spectacular descending on South Beach.