The U.S. Department of Justice is accusing the cities of being controlled by the church and discriminating against church outsiders. Meanwhile, the lawyers defending the cities told jurors the federal government is itself discriminating against an unpopular, and asked jurors to question “who is discriminating against who.”
The same scientists who helped declassify Pluto from planet status now claim a giant planet may be lurking on the fringe of our solar system. While they have evidence to back up this claim, they still haven’t seen it.
As a federal trial begins in Phoenix that accuses two towns on the Arizona-Utah border of being controlled by the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, sisters who say they were victims of the church’s forced marriages have a number of questions.
At one of the harshest federal prisons in the country, inmates are left with their wrists and ankles cuffed for hours, days and sometimes weeks at a time. The prison says it's a safety issue. Inmates say it's punishment.