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Despite Democrats' objections, and despite their 39-hour filibuster, the Missouri Senate on Wednesday morning passed a measure its supporters characterize as a religious freedom bill that could change the state's constitution. Republicans in the chamber used a procedure to end...
(CNN Photo) Carlos Moore had his 5-year-old daughter in mind when he filed a federal lawsuit over the Confederate symbol on their state flag. "I don't want the next generation to go through this," Moore told CNN. "I can take it ... but I'm concerned about her generation." Moore...
George Martin (2nd from right), working with The Beatles in a studio, 1964 (Wikipedia) Sir George Martin, the music producer whose collaboration with the Beatles helped redraw the boundaries of popular music, died Tuesday, according to his management company. He was 90. Martin...
Pastor Tim Remington (left), who was killed Sunday (CNN Photo) The Secret Service arrested a suspect in the shooting of an Idaho pastor after the man threw several items over the White House fence, authorities said. Kyle Andrew Odom, 30, was taken into custody without incident...
Donald Trump won the Hawaii caucuses, CNN projected. He also won Republican primaries in Michigan and Mississippi, important victories that propel him closer to the nomination. Sen. Ted Cruz won the Idaho Republican primary, according to a CNN projection. Attacks leave Trump...
Bernie Sanders has won the Michigan Democratic primary, CNN projects, in an upset that delivers a sharp blow to Hillary Clinton's hopes of quickly securing her party's nomination. Sanders' victory, on the eve of the next Democratic debate that will be simulcast on CNN, will send...
Mitt Romney (CNN Photo) Mitt Romney recorded robocalls for Sen. Marco Rubio's presidential campaign that are going out in all four states voting on Tuesday, CNN has confirmed. It's part of an escalating effort by Romney to block Donald Trump from securing the Republican...
The Supreme Court on Monday summarily reversed an Alabama Supreme Court decision that had refused to recognize a same- sex parent adoption from another state. The case concerns a former same-sex couple, identified in court documents as "V.L. and E.L," who were raising three...
Peyton Manning has informed the Denver Broncos that he will retire from the National Football League, according to the team's official website Sunday. The team's verified Twitter account said that the Broncos congratulate Manning for his "magnificent 18-year NFL career." Manning...