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Detroit Shuts Off Water To Ordinary Citizens, Ignores Businesses

The city was unable to explain why it did not go after commercial accounts as vigorously. (Bob Jagendorf, Creative Commons)

Ashley Yang
Executive Producer

The shutoff policies most adversely affect low-income households. 

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D.C. Ban On Guns In Public Overturned

Denizens of D.C. will be allowed to bear arms publicly. (U.S. Fire-Arms Manufacturing Company, Inc., Wikimedia Commons)

Ashley Yang
Executive Producer

A violation of the Second Amendment has been struck down.

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European Anti-Semites Attack Jews To "Protest" Israel-Gaza Conflict

European anti-Semites have taken advantage of the Gaza conflict to commit hate crimes. (Beny Shlevich, Wikimedia Commons)

Ashley Yang
Executive Producer

European Jews are being targeted as the Israel-Gaza conflict shows no signs of halting. 

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Drought Covers One Third Of The United States

Francesca Bessey
Senior Opinion Editor

"The country is in the midst of one its most sustained periods of increasing drought on record."

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Obama Announces $100 Million For Minority Youth Project

My Brother's Keeper program is also working with the NBA. (Twitter/@ABC7News)

Kristy Plaza
Executive Producer

President Obama's My Brother's Keeper program is breaking down barriers for black and Latino youths. 

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President Obama Signs LGBT Workplace Protections

President Obama signing the order for workplace equality for LGBT people. (Twitter/@WhiteHouse)

Kristy Plaza
Executive Producer

President Obama is ensuring workplace equality for LGBT employees. 

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TSA Doubles Fees On Flight Tickets

TSA at work. (Twitter/@chicagotribune)

Kristy Plaza
Executive Producer

This increased security fee is making TSA an even more disliked organization. 

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Arizona Execution Delayed Until Contents Of Drug Cocktail Are Revealed

Contents of the new drug cocktail must be divulged to prisoners sentenced to die. (CACorrections, Wikimedia Commons)

Ashley Yang
Executive Producer

Arizona will no longer be able to use shield laws to hide details about execution drugs. 

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The MH17 Crash Site Is Full Of Looters And Unknown Civilians

A member of a local militia guards remnants of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Will Federman
Editor-in-Chief

Separatists have seized the remains of nearly 200 victims.

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Hundreds Rally For Justice In NYPD Chokehold Death Case

Anna Sterling
Executive Producer

Eric Garner can be seen on video being held in an illegal chokehold by an NYPD officer before he died.

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