Trump EPA official Trey Glenn indicted on state ethics charges

Trey Glenn, who was indicted Tuesday on multiple ethics charges, oversees the EPA in eight southeastern states.

How these state-level abortion laws could have widespread impact on people across the country

"With Brett Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court, the threat to 'Roe v. Wade' is no longer a hypothetical."

West Virginia and Alabama voters pass anti-abortion measures for a future without ‘Roe v. Wade’

The ballot measures add language to the states' constitutions that pave the way for abortion bans if 'Roe v. Wade' gets overturned — and could have other implications even sooner.
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Appeals court begrudgingly strikes down Alabama abortion ban that could go to the Supreme Court

The ruling used language meant to stigmatize abortion and called Roe v. Wade an "aberration of constitutional law."

Schools across the South are being legally required to make it clear, “In God we trust”

Parents and organizations are pushing back as the motto gets implemented in schools across the South.

GOP lawmaker who refused to vote for Trump tries to win re-election in Tuesday runoff

The runoff election is a test of whether voters can forgive a Republican for voting against Trump, and whether his endorsement can seal the deal.

In a new lawsuit, the creators of the ‘S-Town’ podcast are being accused of exploiting John McLemore

The new suit claims McLemore never consented to details of his private life being shared in the popular podcast.

Police expose black woman’s breasts, force her to ground in viral Alabama Waffle House arrest video

Local authorities are investigating the incident caught on a cell phone camera.

Sen. Doug Jones says Dodd-Frank rollback he voted for won’t hurt black Americans. Is he right?

He argues Dodd-Frank put community banks that more often lend to people of color at a greater disadvantage.

GOP-controlled Alabama legislature moves to end Senate special elections after Doug Jones’ win

The Republican-controlled Alabama state House voted on Tuesday to end special elections for vacant U.S. Senate seats in the state.

Alabama police brutally beat a black teen. Now, family members and activists demand answers.

“The family is requesting justice for their son."

Senator-elect Doug Jones has a message for his vanquished opponent Roy Moore: “It’s time to move on”

A few days after his historic election in Alabama, Senator-elect Doug Jones called on his opponent to step down.

Black women fueled a grassroots movement in Alabama — and may remake state politics

A massive network of black-led grassroots organizations created a surge in black voter turnout — and put Doug Jones over the top.

Is this what black Alabamians died for?

Black voters have been credited with "saving" America from Roy Moore. But after years fighting and dying for the right to vote, they should not have had to.
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Roy Moore won’t concede to Doug Jones in Alabama. What does that mean?

Here's what Alabama law says about Moore's plan to contest the special election.

Alabama Democrats elated, hopeful for the future after Doug Jones Senate win

"It's not that things in the South are hopeless [for Democrats.] It's that we're neglected."

Live updates: Democrat Doug Jones wins Alabama Senate race

It's Election Day in Alabama, and Democrat Doug Jones has a real shot at defeating Republican Roy Moore in this otherwise deeply Republican state.

Strategists believe — win or lose — Roy Moore will leave a stain on the GOP

"It's a Lady Macbeth kind of stain," one nonpartisan analyst said of Roy Moore's impact on the GOP.

As all eyes turn to Alabama’s election, Doug Jones made a direct appeal to black voters

"At some point, we gotta stop looking like idiots to the nation."

Roy Moore built his political career on beating the establishment. This time is no different.

Roy Moore’s career has been defined by opposing — and often beating — the status quo.

Road Trip Diaries: 6 incredible stops between Atlanta and Nashville

Paddle the Tennessee River, shop for treasures in unclaimed luggage and taste the original Alabama-style barbecue sauce on the drive from Atlanta to Nashville.

Roy Moore loses lead in Alabama Senate race after woman alleges he sexually molested her as a teen

Moore is tied with Democratic nominee Doug Jones in a poll taken after child molestation accusation were levied against Moore.

Equifax credit freeze: Why to do this after the data breach — and how much it costs in each US state

Equifax data breach got you down? Here's how to freeze your credit and keep scammers from destroying your finances.

This is the best free thing to do in every state in America

Whoever said, "Nothing in life is free" hasn't checked out our list of free things to do in the United States.

Alabama AG wants minors who can’t get parental consent for abortion to face a prosecutor

Attorney General Steve Marshall would appoint the fetus legal representation and potentially allow for the teen's parents to attend the hearing.

Alabama public school assigns Ann Coulter and other right-wing pundits as required summer reading

Required reading: 'Liberalism Is a Mental Disorder' and more...

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'Ink Master' season 9 premiere eliminates one shop and introduces game-changing twist

'Ink Master' has a couple of tricks up its sleeve in season nine.

Condoleezza Rice: "Democracy is not just what happens in Washington"

In an op-ed for 'Mic,' Condoleezza Rice discusses themes from her book, "Democracy: Stories From the Long Road to Freedom"
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US Department of Justice is prosecuting a woman for laughing at Jeff Sessions

The woman faces a $500 fine and up to six months in prison.