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Cruz leaves door open to restarting presidential campaign
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Cruz leaves door open to restarting presidential campaign

NEW YORK, May 10 (UPI) -- Ted Cruz hasn't slammed shut the door on restarting his campaign for the presidency. The Texas senator, in an interview with conservative talk show host Glenn Beck on Tuesday, said that he wouldn't completely rule himself out of th...
California assembly passes gender neutral bill for single stall restrooms
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California assembly passes gender neutral bill for single stall restrooms

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers advanced a proposal Monday that would require all single-stall public restrooms to be gender neutral. The vote came hours after North Carolina's governor sued the federal government to defend a law in that stat...
Obama to continue apology tour in Hiroshima
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Obama to continue apology tour in Hiroshima

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- Obama will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, where more than 80,000 people were killed when the United States dropped a nuclear bomb to force a Japanese surrender at the end of WWII. Obama will begin a weeklong ...
Cliven Bundy sues Obama over 'cruel and unusual' solitary confinement
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Cliven Bundy sues Obama over 'cruel and unusual' solitary confinement

Jailed Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy filed a lawsuit against Barack Obama, challenging his placement in solitary confinement and seeking to dismiss the federal government’s felony charges that could condemn him to die behind bars. The suit from the rancher, w...
Franklin Graham to NYC mayor: Stop bullying Chick-fil-a
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Franklin Graham to NYC mayor: Stop bullying Chick-fil-a

As Chick-fil-A opens a new franchise in the New York City borough of Queens, Rev. Franklin Graham is standing up to the city’s mayor, Bill de Blasio, who is urging locals to boycott the fast-food chain because its owners support biblical marriage as being betw...
More than 50 shot, 8 die in bloody Chicago weekend
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More than 50 shot, 8 die in bloody Chicago weekend

Confronted with the bloodiest weekend in Chicago since being named police superintendent six weeks ago, Eddie Johnson on Monday called the gun violence "completely unacceptable" and said the dozens of shootings highlight "the uphill battle" confronting police....
Trump promises to put coal miners back to work
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Trump promises to put coal miners back to work

One day before the West Virginia primary, the Republican Party's presumptive nominee proposed eliminating up to 90 percent of the regulations on coal. Donald Trump has promised to bring back lost jobs in coal and steel industries in Pennsylvania and West Vi...
El Chapo can be extradited to the US to stand trial, Mexican judge rules
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El Chapo can be extradited to the US to stand trial, Mexican judge rules

A Mexican federal judge has ruled that Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán can be extradited to face trial in the US, days after he was moved to a prison on the border with Texas. Mexico’s foreign ministry now has 20 days to approve the extradition, a political decis...
Paul Ryan: I'll step down as convention chairman if Donald Trump wants
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Paul Ryan: I'll step down as convention chairman if Donald Trump wants

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Monday that he would step aside as chairman of the Republican National Convention if presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump wants him to do so.