Who is the real CFPB acting director: Mick Mulvaney or Leandra English? Here’s what to know.

President Donald Trump's attorneys nabbed a win regarding Trump's ability to appoint a new director to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.


Charlie Gard’s parents end legal fight to continue treatment for terminally ill son

The parents have withdrawn their request for Charlie to receive treatment in the U.S.

Court rules against Donald Trump’s EPA chief Scott Pruitt on methane rules

But EPA administrator Scott Pruitt is trying to eliminate dozens of other rules.

Donald Trump tweets in support of Charlie Gard, terminally ill UK infant

It's unclear whether Trump will actually be able to help.

Trump administration clarifies visa requirements for applicants from nations targeted by travel ban

The controversial ban is set to go into effect Thursday.

Bill Cosby to appear in court for alleged 1974 assault of 15-year-old girl

Cosby will appear in court on July 30, 2018 for allegedly forcing a teen girl to perform oral sex on him over 40 years ago.


How will Trump's travel ban be enforced? Here's what the Supreme Court's decision really means.

The Supreme Court's order prevents most of the ban from taking effect before the case is heard, with limited exceptions.

Trump tweeted that the Supreme Court decided "9-O" to uphold the travel ban. It didn't.

No, the Supreme Court didn't decide "9-O" on anything.

Trump says Supreme Court action on travel ban "a clear victory for our national security"

Trump said the court's decision allows him "to use an important tool for protecting our nation's homeland."

Supreme Court to hear travel ban case in fall, allows limited version of ban to go into effect

"We leave the injunctions entered by the lower courts in place with respect to respondents [who have a] bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States."

While You Weren't Looking: The Supreme Court went to work, and 5 more under-the-radar stories

As health care and Georgia's special election dominated the news this week, here's what you might have missed.

Judge affirms "Making a Murderer" subject's confession was coerced

The ruling could help set Brendan Dassey free.

Federal court clears path for Mississippi's LGBTQ religious objection laws

One outlet called HB 1523 the "nation's worst anti-gay bill."

Donald Trump's travel ban blocked again, this time by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

Yet another federal court has blocked President Donald Trump’s embattled travel ban.

Are Trump's tweets really undermining his case for the travel ban?

Trump tweeted that a "travel ban for certain dangerous countries" is needed to protect Americans. How will that play in court?

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to let travel ban go into effect

Is Trump's travel ban headed to the Supreme Court?


Federal appeals court rules in favor of transgender student's rights in Wisconsin

A major win for the rights of transgender students.

Union County College student sues professor for allegedly failing her for being Muslim

Now, the student might not be able to graduate on time.

Federal court strikes down Muslim travel ban and people on Twitter are rejoicing

"Today is a powerful reminder to Donald Trump that no president is above the law."

4th Circuit blocks Trump's travel ban once again

The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals said Trump's travel ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination."

SCOTUS declines to review discriminatory North Carolina voter ID law

The Supreme Court just killed a racist voter ID law from North Carolina.


Federal judge delays travel ban ruling, states she's "inclined to agree" it's unlawful

Federal judge declines to block the ban herself until after the appeals in Hawaii and Maryland are resolved.

Trump campaign deletes "Muslim ban" statement from website

Trump's statement calling for a "total and complete shutdown" of Muslims entering the U.S. has disappeared from his website.

What is "judge shopping"? Here's what Trump was tweeting about.

Here's what the president is talking about.

Donald Trump's sanctuary cities executive order blocked by federal judge

U.S. District Judge William Orrick said Trump's order was not "legally plausible" and unconstitutional in multiple ways.

Federal judge tosses out Texas' voter ID law, saying "discriminatory purpose" was clear

If the ruling holds, Texas could be again held subject to the Voting Rights Act.


Michael "Tiger Mandingo" Johnson, convicted of spreading HIV, will get new trial

The Missouri Supreme Court found his original trial to be "fundamentally unfair."

The Trump University case may not be over just yet

A late objection in the settlement could mean that this case will dog Trump throughout his presidency.

Hawaii judge indefinitely blocks Donald Trump's travel ban

A federal judge in Hawaii made the halt of Donald Trump's travel ban more permanent on Wednesday night.

The man Emma Sulkowicz accused of rape is still trying to sue for gender discrimination

After a judge threw out his suit for a second time, Paul Nugesser will take his case to a U.S. Court of Appeals.