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Saturday, July 20, 2013
The race for governor in Virginia is attracting national attention for several reasons. It pits a former Democratic National Committee chairman against a conservative attorney general who helped lead the charge against President Obama's health care law. It's also one of the few high-profile statewide races happening this year, which ...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Monday, June 24, 2013
The U.S. Supreme Court sent a case involving the use of race in the University of Texas' admissions process back to a lower court for stricter scrutiny on Monday. It's one more chapter in the university's long struggle with how it chooses who gets in.
Here's a brief look at ...
Friday, June 07, 2013
Rep. John Dingell made history on Friday, when he surpassed the late Sen. Robert Byrd's record to become the longest-serving member of Congress.
The Michigan Democrat was first elected to the House of Representatives in December 1955, during the first Eisenhower administration. As of Friday, he's served 57 years, ...
Monday, May 27, 2013
The European Union plans to end its embargo on arming the Syrian opposition, British Foreign Secretary William Hague said Monday.
The Associated Press reports: "Hague insisted that Britain had 'no immediate plans to send arms to Syria. It gives us flexibility to respond in the future if the ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013
It took more than 60 years, but an Army chaplain who died as a prisoner during the Korean War will be awarded the Medal of Honor by President Obama on Thursday.
Capt. Emil Kapaun was a Catholic priest serving with the 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division who ...
Monday, March 25, 2013
California Gay Marriage Ban Challenge
The Case: Hollingsworth v. Perry, 12-144 (Argued Tuesday at 10 a.m. ET)
At Issue: This case centers around a challenge to California's voter-approved gay marriage ban, known as Proposition 8: Does it violate the 14th Amendment, which prevents states from denying people ...
Friday, March 08, 2013
(Updated at 7 p.m. ET.)
More than 150 years after they died when their ship sank during a storm, two Union sailors from the Civil War were buried at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday.
The sailors' remains were discovered in 2002 during efforts to recover the 150-ton gun turret of ...