Former President Barack Obama sent the directive to public schools in May 2016, threatening to withhold federal funding if they forced transgender people to use bathrooms of a certain gender against their will.
A US judge has denied a bid by the Trump administration to delay the introduction of transgender military recruits. Openly transgender recruits will be able to join the military as of January 1.
US President Donald Trump has derided a Democratic senator as "Pocahontas" during an event honoring Native American war veterans. The White House has denied the comment was a racial slur.
The financial world has heralded the Senate tax cut vote. But as the Trump administration embarks on the biggest tax reform in the US in 30 years, some accuse it of ignoring systemic economic risk.
A Bosnian-Serb living in the US accused of serving in a paramilitary unit that participated in the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica will be deported from the US. He said he looks forward to returning to Bosnia.
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