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Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark
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Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark

HELSINKI (AP) — A 28-year-old woman wearing a face veil has become the first person in Denmark to be fined for violating a new law banning such garments in public places. Danish news agency Ritzau reported that police were called Friday to a shopping center...
No driver’s license, no photo ID? Philadelphia will issue municipal ID cards starting next year
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No driver’s license, no photo ID? Philadelphia will issue municipal ID cards starting next year

A stage-3 breast cancer patient couldn't get treatment and support services at her hospital, because she didn't have identification. Another woman couldn't go to her child's parent-teacher conference, because the school wouldn't let her in without a governm...
Judge sued over refusal to OK transgender teens’ new names
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Judge sued over refusal to OK transgender teens’ new names

CLEVELAND (AP) — An attorney for the mothers of three transgender teens in Ohio said in a federal lawsuit filed Friday that a county judge has shown a disturbing pattern and practice of not allowing transgender children to legally change their names, refusals ...
UPDATE: At least 53 shot, 10 dead in one weekend in Chicago
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UPDATE: At least 53 shot, 10 dead in one weekend in Chicago

Chicago (WLS) -- A violent weekend in Chicago left 10 people dead and dozens more wounded, police said. Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson plans to hold a news conference at 11 a.m. Monday.weekend in Chicago left 10 people dead and dozens more woun...
Snowflakes: ‘Trigger warnings’ may undermine ’emotional resilience,’ Harvard study finds
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Snowflakes: ‘Trigger warnings’ may undermine ’emotional resilience,’ Harvard study finds

"Trigger warnings" may do more harm than good, according to a study by a team of Harvard University psychologists. Published on Friday in the Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, the study found that trigger warnings do not reduce the an...
Judge: Trump administration must reinstate DACA
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Judge: Trump administration must reinstate DACA

(UPI) -- A federal judge in Washington, D.C., ruled Friday that a program giving protections to some undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children must be reinstated. District Judge John Bates gave the Trump administration 20 days to full...
Crazed female accused of deliberately hitting car with Trump sticker
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Crazed female accused of deliberately hitting car with Trump sticker

A defiant Trump supporter who says his Jeep was tailed and rammed by a woman on Cape Cod after she saw his bumper sticker says he won't surrender his right to express his views. "Some people were like, 'Oh man, you should take that sticker off.' I said, 'If...
Millennials ranked as worst tippers, and no wonder — they’re socialists
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Millennials ranked as worst tippers, and no wonder — they’re socialists

A recent CreditCards.com survey shows millennials, or those between the ages of 18 and 37, are the worst tippers in the nation. Really, that's not a surprise. This is the same group of people who'd rather live in socialist, fascist or communist nations than...
CNN’s Jim Acosta goes after Sean Hannity on Twitter
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CNN’s Jim Acosta goes after Sean Hannity on Twitter

Jim Acosta's feud with Sean Hannity erupted on Twitter Wednesday evening after the CNN reporter accused the Fox News host of "peddling lies" for profit and "injecting poison" into the American public. "Hannity is a propagandist for profit, peddling lies eve...
Knife Rights founder aims to cut off any plan for ban on blades
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Knife Rights founder aims to cut off any plan for ban on blades

For 12 years, Doug Ritter has been crossing swords with anti-knife lawmakers and prosecutors, and he is on something of a tear. His organization, Knife Rights, has notched 29 legislative victories in 21 states in the past eight years as it seeks to protect ...