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Photo of prison guard with prisoner by Halfdark via Getty Images WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is making it easier for inmates who are accused of crimes — but not yet convicted — to bring cases of excessive force against jail officials. The...
[Watch Video]Watch South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley’s press conference at 4 p.m. EDT Monday. South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is planning to hold a press conference at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, as activists urged officials there to stop flying the...
Photo by Wikimedia user David B. Gleason WASHINGTON — An Army general has been reprimanded for steering a defense contract to a firm run by two former classmates at West Point, according to a published report. Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, who as...
A building in the town of Beit Lahia in the Gaza Strip that was destroyed by Israeli shelling during a 51-day war in summer 2014, is seen here on Feb. 19, 2015. Photo by Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images Israel and Palestinian militants committed “...
President Barack Obama, shown here speaking about gun violence at the United States Conference of Mayors in San Francisco on June 19, said in a podcast interview on June 22 that the United States has not overcome its history of racism. Photo by...
A computer user poses in front of a Google search page in this photo illustration taken in Brussels May 30, 2014. Photo by Francois Lenoir/Reuters Google announced Friday that it will begin allowing users to request that nude or sexually explicit...