North Carolina AG won't defend transgender law in court

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's attorney general said Tuesday he won't defend in court a new state law preventing Charlotte and other local governments from approving protections for LGBT people, calling it discriminatory and a "national embarrassment."

  • Written by GARY ROBERTSON, Associated Press

Tied 4-4 after Scalia's death, high court gives unions a win

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the clearest sign yet of the impact of Justice Antonin Scalia's death, labor unions on Tuesday won a high-profile Supreme Court dispute they once seemed all but certain to lose.

  • Written by SAM HANANEL, Associated Press

Police charge Trump campaign manager with battery

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida police have charged Donald Trump's campaign manager with simple battery in connection with an incident earlier in the month involving a reporter.

  • Written by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press

Find a fare, check the fees: Tips for saving on flights

DALLAS (AP) — As families and individuals start to book summer travel, a debate is rising about whether airlines make it too hard to choose the most affordable options.

  • Written by DAVID KOENIG, AP Airlines Writer

US orders diplomatic, military families out of south Turkey

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department and Pentagon ordered the families of U.S. diplomats and military personnel Tuesday to leave posts in southern Turkey due to "increased threats from terrorist groups" in the country.

  • Written by MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press