Report Finds U.S. Exonerations Rose Again In 2016The number of people exonerated in the U.S. rose again in 2016, with more than half of them involved in cases in which it was later determined no crime occurred, according to a report released Tuesday.
Facebook's Fake News Problem: What's Its Responsibility?Facebook is under fire for failing to rein in fake and biased news stories that some believe may have swayed the presidential election.
Muslims: Misguided Actions Of Few Manage To Condemn MillionsWhen the latest horrible headline hits — and terror is the topic — Ali Mahmoud’s thoughts travel a familiar path: “Oh, God, please, please… don’t be Muslim. Please don’t be Muslim.”
Microsoft CEO Apologizes For Comments On Women Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don't need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well.
GOP Has Tough Choices On Voting Rights Act When the U.S. Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights act last week, it handed Republicans tough questions with no easy answers over how, and where, to attract voters even GOP leaders say the party needs to stay nationally competitive.
Retailer Draws Ire For Only Stocking "Skinny" Sizes For WomenFrom the company that brought you the not-for-the bashful “push-up triangle” swimsuit top, retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is once again catching heat. The latest controversy surrounds their sizing policy for women.
Plano PD: Wanted Suspects Committed Anti-Gay Hate CrimePlano police are looking for two men they say committed a hate crime in their city. According to authorities, the suspects pistol-whipped an 18-year-old young man after he defended his two female friends from anti-gay remarks.
Texas Professor/Author: Ugliness Should Be Legally ProtectedDoes it really pay to be beautiful? A UT economics professor, who's written a new book about it, says yes. And he thinks the remedy isn’t with the scalpel, but with the gavel.