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Republican presidential candidate and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush speaks at a town hall meeting in Henderson, Nevada June 27, 2015. Bush said he doesn’t think new gun control measures are the way to prevent mass shootings. Photo by David...
Supporters of the Equal Rights Campaign in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., June 25, 2015. The day before the justices handed down the landmark decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, the Court upheld the availability of tax...
Looking inside the dome of the National Advanced Driving Simulator -1. Photo by University of Iowa National Advanced Driving Simulator Virtual reality is shedding light on the dangers of driving stoned. Currently in the U.S., police officers have...
President Barack Obama leads mourners in singing the hymn “Amazing Grace” as he delivers a eulogy in honor of the Reverend Clementa Pinckney during funeral services for Pinckney in Charleston, South Carolina June 26, 2015. Photo by Brian...
For more than half a century, the Confederate battle flag has flown at South Carolina’s Statehouse. But the flagpole on the grounds of the Columbia Capitol building briefly stood unadorned Saturday after an activist climbed it and removed the...
Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s historic ruling legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, gay couples married across the country as LGBTQ pride celebrations took place around the globe on Saturday. People take part in the annual Gay Pride...