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The guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut is shown in this undated photo operating in heavy seas in the Atlantic Ocean. Iranian forces boarded a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship in the Gulf on Tuesday after patrol boats fired warning shots across...
Justices heard arguments about same-sex marriage today in the Supreme Court. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — Pivotal Justice Anthony Kennedy, whose vote could decide the same-sex marriage issue for the nation, did...
President Barack Obama expresses frustration over the number and frequency of black deaths that occur while in police custody. Photo by Jonathan Ernst /Reuters WASHINGTON — Urging Americans to “do some soul-searching,” President Barack...
[Watch Video]Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on the riots affecting Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died while in police custody April 19. We will live stream press conferences as they occur from Baltimore in...
National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell says that the NFL’s tax-exempt status was a “distraction.” The league has agreed to give up its status, the Associated Press reported. Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images...
A man walks along the makeshift shelters in Kathmandu, Nepal, during a rainfall following Saturday’s deadly earthquake. Photo by Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters RELATED CONTENTHow to help the victims of Nepal's earthquake disasterA group of aid...