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Justices seem OK with car stop over owner’s invalid license

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court seems ready to say police may pull over a car when they know only that its owner's license...

Justices seem OK with car stop over owner’s invalid license

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court seems ready to say police may pull over a car when they know only that its owner's license...

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ climate change lawsuit

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit that claims state policy on fossil fuels is harming...

Mississippi defends 15-week abortion ban in appeals court

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The state of Mississippi says a federal court erred in not letting it present evidence about whether a fetus experiences...

Guilty plea in case of man forced by police to lick...

HONOLULU (AP) - A Honolulu homeless man fearing he would be arrested, reluctantly obeyed a police officer's orders to lick a urinal, according to...

US wants $100,000-plus from immigrant who sued over forgery

SEATTLE (AP) - A Mexican immigrant who was nearly deported after a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement lawyer forged a document in his case...

Milwaukee mulls $400K offer to Bucks player to settle suit

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The attorney for Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown says police officers have testified under oath in a lawsuit that they violated...

Supreme Court rejects appeal over transgender bathrooms

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court will not take up a challenge to a Pennsylvania school district's policy allowing transgender students to use bathrooms...

US Soccer files response to lawsuit filed by women’s team

The U.S. Soccer Federation has formally denied allegations of gender discrimination made by players of the U.S. women's national team.Twenty-eight members of the current...

Black militant-turned-Muslim cleric says rights violated

ATLANTA (AP) - A 1960s black militant-turned-Muslim cleric is challenging his imprisonment for the killing of a sheriff's deputy in 2000, saying his constitutional...