In California, officials at Ethan A. Chase Middle School encouraged students to dress up as Disney characters for a school spirit day. Then, Austin Lacey, 13, showed up dressed as Elsa from Frozen, and the principal ordered him to take off the costume. Romoland School District Superintendent Julie Vitale says the principal was acting solely to stop a disruption. Other students say everyone wanted to take a photo with Lacey but there was no disruption.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.
Navy Confirms Authenticity of UFO Videos Published by Blink-182 Frontman's Extraterrestrial Research Organization
The videos show a U.S. military jet's encounter with what appears to be a fast-moving, unidentified object.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
The U.S. incarcerates people for petty crimes at an alarming rate.