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Attorney General Eric Holder (image courtesy of Department of Justice) Same sex marriages that took place in Indiana are now recognized as legal by the federal government. "We will not delay in fulfilling our responsibility to afford every eligible couple, whether same-sex or...
(Sacramento, CA) -- Federal investigators say an air tanker may have struck a tree before it crashed in Yosemite National Park. A report issued by the NTSB yesterday says a crew monitoring the aerial firefight last week saw the wing separate from the tanker before it crashed...
(Salt Lake City, UT) -- Two state legislators could introduce a bill that would end daylight saving time in Utah. Representative Lee Perry and Senator Aaron Osmond could introduce the measure to keep Utah on Mountain Standard Time permanently, mirroring what Arizona does. Perry...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest says all relevant government resources are being used to battle Ebola. President Obama canceled a planned campaign trip yesterday to convene a Cabinet-level meeting after a second Dallas nurse was diagnosed with Ebola...
(Undated) -- The CDC is looking at putting the 76 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas workers who treated Thomas Duncan on the no-fly list. A source tells CNN the move is a possibility after nurse Amber Vinson traveled from Dallas to Cleveland and back. She allegedly had a...
(Washington, DC) -- "Inherent Resolve" is the Pentagon's name for the military operation against ISIS. The U.S. and several Arab allies began launching air strikes against the militant group in Syria last month. A U.S.-led coalition is also targeting ISIS forces in neighboring...
(Undated) -- Hurricane Gonzalo is powering back up to Category Four strength. The storm has sustained winds of 140 miles an hour as it marches north toward Bermuda, where hurricane warnings are in effect. Weather forecasters are warning of high surf and a rip current threat...
(Austin, TX) -- Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is calling the subpoena of sermons by Houston pastors an assault on the First Amendment. Abbott sent a letter to Houston city leaders on Wednesday, telling them the subpoenas need to be dropped because people need to know their...
(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is flying home on a commercial flight after his plane broke down -- again. Kerry's aging Air Force plane is grounded for the fourth time this year. He had stopped for a day in Hawaii after visiting Afghanistan, Myanmar, Australia and...