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Nebraska’s ban on same-sex marriage was struck down. Photo by AP/Darryl Bush. In a lawsuit filed by seven same-sex couples challenging Nebraska’s gay marriage ban, Nebraska district judge Joseph Bataillon sided with the plaintiffs, making same...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, speaking at Monday’s AIPAC conference, said his planned speech to Congress on Tuesday is part of a “moral obligation” to try to avert the “dangers” of a potential Iran-U.S....
The Iraqi National Museum in Baghdad, pictured here in August 2010, closed in 2003 after looters pillaged the building. Photo by Larisa Epatko/PBS NewsHour The Iraqi National Museum, ransacked after the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003, has...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address a joint meeting of Congress in Washington, D.C. at 11 a.m. EST on Tuesday, March 3. Watch the prime minister’s speech live in the player above. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will...
The killing of a homeless man is raising questions pertaining to police brutality. Photo by Flickr user jayneanddA homeless man on Los Angeles’s Skid Row died Sunday after an LAPD police officer shot him. A graphic video surfaced on witness Anthony...
Listen to Hoa Nguyen read “No Sleep” from her collection, “Red Juice: Poems 1998-2008.” When Nguyen wrote the poem, she had two young children (hence the title), and she was reading about how climate change affects certain species and weather...