Heather Thomas spent months pleading with Tennessee legislators to vote against a ban on gender-affirming health care for minors, which she says saved the life of her transgender son.
In addition to elevated suicide risk, the survey found that Black transgender and nonbinary young people experience discrimination, violence and homelessness at alarmingly high rates.
She grew up watching 'Sesame Street.' Then she made history as the show's first Black female puppeteer
Through her character Gabrielle, Piphus Peace has been able to model joy, curiosity and self-love for a new generation of "Sesame Street" viewers.
Watkins became only the fifth Black woman ever to travel into space and the first to join a space station expedition.
Remember when Issa Rae was presenting the Oscar nominations for best director in 2020 and quipped "Congratulations to those men"?
Tax-filing season opens today. Here's why your tax refund may be smaller this year. Plus, other things to know.
Official tax-filing season kicks off today, and it may hold some surprises for your wallet.
More than 20 children in Indonesia were harmed eating a street snack known as "dragon's breath" that's at the center of a dangerous new trend on short-form video app TikTok.
Video from a neighbor's security camera that aired on "On Patrol: Live," shows a little boy in the entryway of an apartment complex waving a handgun back and forth and pulling the trigger.
The CPSC indicated that "consumers should stop using the Rock 'n Play immediately ... "
"Surviving R. Kelly" raised awareness of the abuse allegations against the singer who is now serving time. On Monday night, the final installm…
Police say investigators in University of Idaho quadruple homicide have looked at more than 1,000 tips but still no suspect
Family worries lack of info fuels rumors
Hobo was "all wiggles," when he was finally free, a rescue team member said.
A Kansas teacher who argued she had a religious belief that prevented her from calling transgender or nonbinary students by their preferred names and pronouns reached a $95,000 settlement with school district officials, according to the teacher's attorneys.
'We're on our own.' Urgent pleas for monkeypox vaccines from gay men feeling neglected by the government
The line begins to form before sunrise outside Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, with some people arriving as early as 2 a.m., bringi…
"I'm used to lies. I'm used to hypocrisy. I'm used to their cowardice. I'm not used to the cruelty," Jon Stewart said after Republicans stalled the bill.
Republicans continued to express their frustration with their inability to get votes on amendments to the PACT Act, a multi-billion dollar bill that would provide help to millions of veterans who suffered toxic exposure to burn pits during their military service, as Democrats continued to rail against their position, saying Senate Republicans are costing sick veterans precious time.
Buttigieg on GOP opposition to codifying same-sex marriage: 'Our marriage deserves to be treated equally'
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg responded Sunday to Republican opposition to codifying same-sex marriage, criticizing House Republicans for opposing a bill to do just that hours after he was in a room with them talking about transportation policy.
"We're targeting younger customers, like Gen Z and Millennials, who are interested in boneless chicken options," said a KFC spokesperson.
She "struggled to stay afloat" and two alligators "ultimately grabbed her while in the water," the sheriff's department said.
Sen. Ted Cruz believes the US Supreme Court was "clearly wrong" in its landmark 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges ruling that legalized same-sex marri…
The 10-year-old girl had to travel to Indiana for an abortion after the Supreme Court's Roe reversal allowed Ohio's abortion ban to take effect.
5-year-old boy dies after being left in car while his mother prepared for birthday party, police say
A 5-year-old boy died after his mother left him inside a car outside the family's home in Houston while she prepared for her daughter's birthday party, police said.
Twelve elementary school children drank floor sealant believing it was milk after it was served to students at a childcare program in Juneau, Alaska.
Flooding inside the plant is expected to delay production of new baby formula for a few weeks.
When "a little army" of men with shields and other riot gear was spotted near a Pride parade in Idaho on Saturday, authorities soon linked the men to a relatively new White nationalist group and charged them with conspiracy to riot.