The announcement by Mayor Vincent C. Gray reiterates that gender dysphoria — a diagnosis for psychological discomfort with one’s sex — is a recognized medical condition.
The bereavement fare was once the airline industry's gift to the traveler, an acknowledgement that a customer was flying for the saddest of reasons: a medical emergency or death in the family.
The California school asked students to remove shirts featuring the American flag on Cinco de Mayo.
A 3-year-old Georgia girl helped save her father’s life Monday after he accidentally sliced his wrist with a machete while doing yard work, WAFF.com reported.
For Venezuelan Major League Baseball players, the unfolding political crisis in their country hits close to home.
More than 2 million consumer complaints were filed in 2013, with identity theft topping the list, according to a Federal Trade Commission report released Thursday.
When the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued ITT Education Thursday, there was one comment that should send shivers through the for-profit education industry.
Representative Ed Pastor, the first Hispanic elected to Congress from Arizona, said he would not seek a 12th term.
Is religion under attack in Arizona? An Episcopal reverend says no and explains why he opposes the controversial bill.
Despite Facebook's megadeal purchase of Whatsapp, billion dollar exits for tech start-ups are more rare than you think.
Mindful of youth football concussions, the senator wants the Esquire show off the air.
The comments come at a Washington gathering designed to celebrate five years of the tea party.
Federal grand juries have indicted five San Francisco police officers, with two charged with stealing money and drugs seized as part of investigations, federal prosecutors announced on Thursday.
Gold is fine, but the editor and publisher of the Gartman Letter's best pick is something edible.
"Our Founding Fathers are, more than likely, spinning in their graves at about 400rpm," he says.
Despite being left for dead elsewhere, BlackBerry remains the smartphone of choice in one booming mobile market: Africa.
Film director Spike Lee explains his expletive-filled rant about the gentrification of his Brooklyn neighborhood, Fort Greene.
His wounds as an Army Ranger in Afghanistan in 2009 left him in the fight of his life -- a fight for his life, for sheer survival.
Robinhood, a start-up online brokerage, says it offers users the ability to buy and sell stocks with zero commissions.