South African writer J.M. Coetzee has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. His stylistically innovative work was singled out by the Swedish Academy for its "ruthless criticism of the cruel rationalism and cosmetic morality of Western civilization."
It took a jury 26 minutes to decide that Jonathan Vanderhagen wasn't guilty.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
A court ruled that officers did not have enough information to know whether or not stealing violates the Constitution.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.