From gay marriage to DNA patents to racism-related laws, the Supreme Court will rule on a number of landmark cases in the coming weeks. Marcia Coyle's timely new book examines major cases on health care, money in elections, guns, and race -- and the significant role of conservative judicial activists in shaping and arguing them.
The International Olympic Committee may drop wrestling as an Olympic sport. But if it keeps wrestling, then karate, sport climbing, squash, roller sports, wakeboarding, Wushu or baseball has to go. Which sports belong or don't belong in the Olympics?
The California Department of Motor Vehicles has been taking pre-orders for the so-called “legacy license plates” – the yellow, blue and black plates that were originally released between the 1950s and 1970s. If 7,500 people put in their orders before January 2015, the plates will go into production.
Garrison Keillor of "A Prairie Home Companion," a weekly variety show that documents the fun and frolics of the fictional Lake Wobegon, is heard by 4 million listeners on about 600 public radio stations.