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11 states sue over Obama's school transgender directive
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity....

Chief Justice John Roberts speaks on diversity, consensus
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) -- U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts said Wednesday that building a consensus among the justices is important, although he admits he can't do it on his own....

Investigators seek motive in slaying of ex-coal executive
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- A West Virginia sheriff says investigators are trying to determine a motive in the fatal shooting of a former coal company executive at a cemetery where the businessman's wife is buried....

Former Texas Gov. Perry heading to West Virginia for events
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry will headline a Charleston fundraiser for Senate President Bill Cole's Republican bid for West Virginia governor....

The Latest: Tiny Texas school district joins in lawsuit
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The Latest on 11 states suing the Obama administrative over a federal directive about transgender students in public schools (all times local):...