- Ukraine decides to compete in Paralympics in Sochi Updated: Mar-07-14 10:00 am
- NYC mayor marches in gay-friendly St. Pat's parade Updated: Mar-02-14 6:15 pm
- Teachers boycotting test will be disciplined Updated: Feb-27-14 6:29 pm
- Boston, NYC mayors to skip St. Pat's parades Updated: Feb-27-14 6:26 pm
- Chicago mayor to march in St. Pat's parade Updated: Feb-27-14 6:16 pm
- Bergsma boycotts Dutch pursuit team in final Updated: Feb-22-14 7:15 am
- Campaign targets Seattle fast-food restaurants Updated: Feb-20-14 12:16 pm
- Israel's Netanyahu calls boycotters 'anti-Semites' Updated: Feb-17-14 3:35 pm
- NY lawmakers fault boycott of Israeli universities Updated: Feb-13-14 4:45 pm
- Israeli settlements also face pressure from within Updated: Feb-12-14 4:21 pm
- Auburn football star feels heat for 'Bama signing Updated: Feb-12-14 8:25 am
- Universities navigate boycott against Israel Updated: Feb-12-14 7:58 am
SOCHI, Russia - Ukraine will compete in the Winter Paralympics in Sochi despite Russia's military moves in Crimea.
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who plans to skip the nation's largest St. Patrick's Day parade because participants are banned from carrying signs or banners identifying themselves as gay, joined the gay-friendly St. Pat's For All Parade Sunday, saying it honors the traditions of the city by celebrating inclusion.
CHICAGO - Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett says teachers who refuse to administer an annual standardized test next week will be disciplined.
BOSTON - Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is threatening to boycott the St. Patrick's Day parade unless organizers allow a group of gay military veterans to march, joining New York's mayor in protesting parade policies on gay groups.
CHICAGO - Mayors in Boston and New York are threatening to boycott St. Patrick's Day parades unless gay rights groups are allowed, but Chicago has no similar controversy.
SOCHI, Russia - Olympic champion Jorrit Bergsma is boycotting the Dutch pursuit team for Saturday's final because he has been used only as a substitute in the heats and feels excluded.
SEATTLE - The campaign for a $15 an hour minimum wage in Seattle is targeting 25 fast-food burger restaurants Thursday with what it calls "boycott McPoverty."
JERUSALEM - It is time Israel fought back against those who boycott the Jewish state, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday, dubbing them "anti-Semites."
ALBANY, New York - Nearly 50 New York legislators are sponsoring revised legislation to prohibit universities from using state aid to fund or join the American Studies Association because of the group's decision to boycott Israeli universities.
PSAGOT, West Bank - These days, when Yaakov Berg tries to sell his award-winning line of Psagot boutique wines, he encounters obstacles from every direction. As a Jewish vintner in a West Bank settlement, his product is increasingly considered off-limits.
AUBURN, Alabama - When Rashaan Evans reached under the table situated in the middle of Auburn High's basketball court, he knew the moments that followed would disappoint some people.