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The guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut is shown in this undated photo operating in heavy seas in the Atlantic Ocean. Iranian forces boarded a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship in the Gulf on Tuesday after patrol boats fired warning shots across...
Justices heard arguments about same-sex marriage today in the Supreme Court. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — Pivotal Justice Anthony Kennedy, whose vote could decide the same-sex marriage issue for the nation, did...
President Barack Obama expresses frustration over the number and frequency of black deaths that occur while in police custody. Photo by Jonathan Ernst /Reuters WASHINGTON — Urging Americans to “do some soul-searching,” President Barack...
[Watch Video]Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on the riots affecting Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died while in police custody April 19. We will live stream press conferences as they occur from Baltimore in...
A man walks along the makeshift shelters in Kathmandu, Nepal, during a rainfall following Saturday’s deadly earthquake. Photo by Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters RELATED CONTENTHow to help the victims of Nepal's earthquake disasterA group of aid...
National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell says that the NFL’s tax-exempt status was a “distraction.” The league has agreed to give up its status, the Associated Press reported. Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images...