Officials from 11 US states are suing the Obama
administration, seeking to overturn a directive from the
federal government that public schools should allow
transgender students to use the bathroom matching their
A suicide bomber killed at least 10 people and wounded four
in an attack on a bus carrying staff from an appeal court
west of the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials said, and the
Taliban claimed responsibility.
Prosecutors of Baltimore police officers charged in the death
of black detainee Freddie Gray are likely to stick to their
arguments of illegal arrest and causing criminal injury in a
transport van even though an officer was acquitted in the
case this week, legal experts say.
Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a white
man accused of killing nine black parishioners at a historic
church in Charleston, South Carolina, last June, the U.S.
Justice Department says.