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With injunctions against many of the federal protections the Obama administration offered transgender people this year, transgender students and their schools grapple with policies on bathrooms, changing rooms, sports teams, and more. 

August 29 2016 12:47 PM

An estimated $1.3 million went to smaller appeals mostly set up by people with little or no charity experience.

August 29 2016 12:04 PM

Two transgender students and one transgender employee will be able to use the restroom matching their gender identities, thanks to partial ruling from a federal judge. 

August 28 2016 12:30 PM

Federal Election Commission records show the proceeds went to a campaign for House Speaker Paul Ryan.

August 27 2016 3:21 PM

The latest video from the DOJ’s Community Relations Service hopes to repair the distrust between local law enforcement and the transgender community.

August 25 2016 2:04 PM

Only couples married for five years have the chance to seek surrogacy from a close relative. 

August 25 2016 11:43 AM

The city’s health care providers will write off more than $5.5 million for the victims and families of this summer’s mass shooting.

August 25 2016 10:42 AM