American public opinion on the Confederate flag remains about where it was 15 years ago, with most describing the flag as a symbol of Southern pride more than one of racism, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. And questions about how far to go to remove references to the Confederacy from public life prompt broad racial divides.
The gun used in the killing of a San Francisco woman in a case that gave new political prominence to the issue of illegal immigration belonged to a federal agent, a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN.
The Washington Redskins football team lost a key battle in court on Wednesday over their trademark registration, as a federal judge ruled to cancel the NFL team's registration, stating that the logo might denigrate Native Americans.
When Kyrstin Schuette, a Minnesotan, and her girlfriend started dating during freshman year in high school, none of the other studentsâ€”with the exception of a few close friendsâ€”knew about their relationship. But that all changed on a school trip when another student found out and spread the word. Immediately, the harassment began.