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Commandant of the Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford Jr., testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee on military budget matters on Capitol Hill in January. Photo by Gary Cameron/Reuters WASHINGTON — U.S. officials say President Barack...
Her Royal Highness, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge is cradled in her mother’s arms just hours after she was born on Saturday. Photo by John Stillwell/Reuters Britain’s newest princess now has a name: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.  ...
A view of the car used by two gunmen, who were killed by police on Sunday after they opened fire outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad in Garland, Texas. Photo by Rex Curry/Reuters Law enforcement officials identified the two...
Photo of U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C., by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images BOSTON — A nearly two-decade legal fight by a convicted murderer in Massachusetts to get taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery ended in failure Monday when...
File photo of Michael Morell, left, in 2012 by Larry Downing/Reuters WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama ordered a barrage of CIA drone strikes in Yemen in 2013 that killed the al-Qaida operatives behind the most serious plotting against American...
Children riding home from school watch as Baltimore residents celebrate at the corner of West North Avenue and Pennsylvania after authorities released a report on the death of Freddie Gray on Friday. In Baltimore, 22 percent of African American...