The Obama administration has argued that gender identity is protected under federal law. The states say the government is overreaching.
The secretary of state negotiated the nuclear deal and wants it to work. He recently went to Europe to encourage banks there to invest in Iran.
The singer-songwriter faces her fears with a jazz standard about a love that once was. "[I] couldn't think of having a more proper goodbye to that home and chapter of my life than this video."
Odiase is one of two valedictorians at Fisk University, a historically black college in Nashville, Tennessee.
One new drug, Adzenys, got FDA approval in January, and went on the market last week.
Sean Penn's new movie set in Africa got booed at Cannes. Critics said its African characters were "bleeding wallpaper." Here are 4 films that give African characters (and actors) their due.
The rule requires brokers to act in the best interest of their clients when it comes to retirement accounts.
While serving as a State Department adviser in Iraq and Afghanistan, J. Kael Weston instigated a military mission that resulted the death of 31 service members. His memoir revisits the tragedy of war.
The suspense stories on Maureen Corrigan's early summer reading list roam from the beaches of Long Island to the Welsh coast, and from the mean streets of Chicago to the alleyways of Berlin.
President Obama came into office promising to end wars, but he'll leave the White House with thousands of American troops still on the ground.
We love aliens because they are a reflection of who we are, representing both the worse and the best in humanity, says astrophysicist Marcelo Gleiser.
University of Florida professor Frank Mazzotti says Floridians don't need to panic – yet.
A report issued by the department's inspector general found that other secretaries failed to comply with record-keeping and security policies as well.
It's not unusual for males to try to impress females with big body parts. Consider antlers on deer, or elaborate tails on peacocks. Some male fruit flies take a different approach: giant sperm.
Ukrainian pilot and national hero Nadiya Savchenko had been held by Russia for almost two years. Russia had sentenced her to 22 years in prison for murder — she called it a propaganda stunt.
Angela Luna's clothing designs can double as tents, sleeping bags, flotation devices, child carriers and more.
It's illegal to sell ceremonial such items in the U.S., but they're popular (and profitable) in France. The art and artifacts are due to hit the auction block Monday.
There's a lot happening music-wise in Colorado that you might not expect, from rap to electronica.
Likely Republican nominee Donald Trump continues to receive criticism for not releasing his returns. But how telling are they?
The health agency is making changes so it can get boots on the ground if a pandemic strikes. But critics say it hasn't gone far enough.