In an interview with Politico, Davis spotlighted a recently released study that found only 10 percent of politicians in films in the world are played by female actors, which was completed in part by the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in the Media.
In a concession to the world that the United States isn't perfect, President Obama invoked the rioting in Ferguson, Mo. this summer during a speech to the United Nations General Assembly.
Vice-President Joe Biden told a crowd celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month that the GOP's direction on immigration reform is of biblical proportions.
Former IRS official Lois Lerner has opened up to the public in a lengthy interview with POLITICO.
Edwin W. Edwards recently spent nine years in prison after being convicted for extorting millions of dollars in exchange for riverboat gambling licenses, and now he's running for office.
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Raymond Alan "Big Al" Brownley certainly didn't keep up with the Kardashians. Brownley passed away at the age of 82 this September, and his colorful obituary in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette painted quite the picture of "Big Al."
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown announced Sunday that he has signed a bill that makes California the first in the nation to define when "yes means yes" and adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The widespread mistrust of law enforcement that was exposed by the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Missouri exists in too many other communities and is having a corrosive effect on the nation, particularly on its children, President Barack Obama says. He blames the feeling of wariness on persistent racial disparities in the administration of justice.
Millennials are starting to move out of their parents' homes. As Fortune reports, new Census data demonstrates that Americans ages 18 to 34 are actually less likely to be living with their parents now than they were at the low point of the recession in 2011.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie remarked to a local radio program that he has "concerns" about the prosecution of legal gun owner Shaneen Allen, but deferred to the criminal justice system to have its say first before commenting further.