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Transgender student wants Chesapeake schools to change policies
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Transgender student wants Chesapeake schools to change policies

CHESAPEAKE Dan Barnum, a 16-year-old sophomore at Oscar Smith High, has struggled with his sexual identity his whole life. As a child he was Abby -- a girl who preferred playing with trains and Hot Wheels cars and hated wearing dresses. It was shortly be...
As hunger mounts, people in socialist Venezuela turn to trash for food
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As hunger mounts, people in socialist Venezuela turn to trash for food

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Until recently, Julio Noguera worked at a bakery. Now he spends his evenings searching through the garbage for food. "I come here looking for food because if I didn't, I'd starve to death," Noguera said as he sorted through a pile...
Tennessee working on 'blue lives matter' law that would make it a hate crime to target police
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Tennessee working on 'blue lives matter' law that would make it a hate crime to target police

NASHVILLE -- State House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick said today he's working with legal staff on a "Blue Lives Matter" bill for next year that would make it a "hate crime" to target Tennessee police and first responders. The legislation, the Chattanoog...
Boy, age 9, stands up for his right to wear a Trump hat
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Boy, age 9, stands up for his right to wear a Trump hat

Logan Autry, 9, is the biggest little fan of Republican presumptive nominee Donald Trump. Logan decided to wear his red Trump "Make America Great Again" hat to Powers-Ginsburg Elementary School on June 2, days after the boy had seen the candidate up close a...