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People use candles to spell out the phrase “Thou shalt not kill” in Hebrew at a candlelight vigil for Shira Banki in Tel Aviv, Israel, August 2, 2015. Banki died Sunday of stab wounds sustained when an ultra-Orthodox man attacked a Gay...
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Republican presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz speaks at the “Women Betrayed Rally to Defund Planned Parenthood” at Capitol Hill in Washington on July 28, 2015. Photo by Carlos Barria/Reuters WASHINGTON — Republicans will...
Steam rises from the stakes of the coal-fired Jim Bridger Power Plant outside Point of the Rocks, Wyoming March 14, 2014. President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants than previously...
Presidential Candidate Donald Trump views his Scottish golf course at Turnberry, Aug. 1, 2015. A review of Trump’s financial records and other government filings found that the billionaire candidate doesn’t rank among the country’s most...
President Warren G. Harding died on this day in 1923. A horse drawn carriage pulls his coffin in procession outside of the White House. Photo from Library of Congress At 7:20 p.m. on the evening of Aug. 2, 1923, a terrible event of national...