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U.S.-born al-Qaida leader Anwar al-Awlaki and Samir Khan, an al-Qaida propagandist, were killed in a drone strike in September 2011. Al-Awlaki’s 16-year-old son, Abdulrahman, was killed the following month. WASHINGTON — A federal judge on...
Patients receive free medical attention at a Care Harbor LA free health clinic for the uninsured and underinsured in Los Angeles, in October, 2013. Photo by Patrick Fallon/BloombergThe number of low-income people enrolled in Medicaid rose by 3...
American singer and guitarist Kurt Cobain performs with his group Nirvana at a taping of the television program ‘MTV Unplugged,’ New York, New York, Novemeber 18, 1993. Photo by Frank Micelotta/Getty Images On April 5, 1994, the life of...
Video still by PBS NewsHour A federal judge in Ohio said Friday he will strike down the state’s voter-approved ban on gay marriage, according to the Associated Press. “I intend to issue a written decision and order by April 14 striking down as...
It takes a lot of work to prepare for an appropriations hearing, but that is just half the job. The next step is to be at the right place at the right time. Seems like an easy task, right? Not always. Sen. Dan Coats of Indiana made an appearance...
President George W. Bush’s paintings will go on public display on Saturday. Courtesy of The Bush Center’s Flickr page. A collection of portraits of world leaders — painted by none other than former world leader President George W....