UConn Coach Kevin Ollie Honoring Indiana Travel Ban
UCONN men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie is staying away from Indianapolis with the NCAA Final Four coming up. Connecticut is banning official travel to Indiana due to the new law that some say allows discrimination against gays.
Arkansas 'Religious Freedom' Bill Opponents Speak Out
After news broke of the passing of HB 1228, a large group gathered outside the Little Rock, Arkansas Capitol in protest. Those opposed to the bill fear it is too discriminatory and vague to be law. A similar measure was passed in Indiana.
Mom Leaves Child in Dumpster for Hours After Evening at Spa
A mother has been charged with leaving her 7-year-old daughter to sleep overnight in a trash bin outside a spa in Dallas, police said. Alicia Carroll of Garland was being held in the Dallas County jail Tuesday on charges of abandoning and endangering a child. Bond for the 28-year-old woman was set at $25,000. A message left with her attorney was not returned.
Cincinnati Planning Funeral for Fallen Firefighter Daryl Gordon
It’s anticipated thousands will pay tribute to Fire Apparatus Operator Daryl Gordon, who died last week after falling down an elevator shaft during a rescue at the King Towers apartments in Madisonville.
An Arizona State University course entitled "U.S. Race Theory and the Problem of Whiteness" has sparked protests and even garnered hate mail for the professor, but some on campus see no problem with the subject.
Calls for Ballot Intiative Reform after Controversial California Proposal
There are calls in California to reform the state's ballot initiative process. A proposed measure calls for the death of people who participate in sodomy. Ben Tracy reports on how California's system lets ideas get to the ballot box that wouldn't get off the ground in other states.