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U.S. Marine veteran Sandy Bidwell, 68 and her wife, former Army National Guard veteran, Lisa Smith, 59, embrace. An estimated 780,000 Americans are in a same-sex marriage, accoridng to an April poll. Photo by Lucy Nicholson/Reuters The Supreme Court...
Gay rights supporters celebrate Friday after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex couples to marry. Photo by Jim Bourg/Reuters In a historic decision for the gay right’s movement, the Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S....
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Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff at a ceremony at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, on June 17. Photo by Bruno Domingos/Reuters As official visits go, it has been an inauspicious scene-setting for next week’s trip of Brazilian...
PBS NewsHour will live stream a statement from President Barack Obama, scheduled for 11 a.m. EDT. WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama took to Twitter to praise the Supreme Court’s gay marriage decision as “a big step in our march...
John Komlos reflects upon our current trade deficit and opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. Photo by REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. Now that the U.S. is negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a massive trade deal with a dozen Asian...