Pentagon ends transgender ban
(CNN) The Pentagon said Thursday it was ending the ban on transgender people being able to serve openly in the U.S. military. The announcement -- which removes one of the last barriers to military service by any individual -- was made by Defense ...
The Pentagon's ban on transgender service just fell — but the details are complicated
Transgender People Will Be Allowed to Serve Openly in Military
Pentagon lifts ban on transgender troops
Stung by a betrayal, former London mayor Boris Johnson ends bid to lead Britain
LONDON – It was a scene lifted from the scripts of Shakespeare — or perhaps a binge-watching session of “House of Cards.” When Thursday morning broke, the transparently ambitious former mayor of London, Boris Johnson, was preparing to give the ...
Boris Johnson's Shock Withdrawal From The Tory Leadership Race: How It Happened
After Brexit Prompts His Own Exit, What Next for Boris Johnson?
Brexit Means Brexit: Johnson's Fall Leaves Less Room for EU-Turn
"Urgent" air bag danger for 313000 Honda owners
Last Updated Jun 30, 2016 4:05 PM EDT. DETROIT -- The U.S. government is urging owners of 313,000 older Hondas and Acuras to stop driving them and get them repaired after new tests found that their Takata air bag inflators are extremely dangerous.
Business Day|US Warns Honda and Acura Owners to Replace Airbags
Stop driving these 7 Hondas, Acuras immediately
These 313000 Honda cars with Takata airbags should be fixed immediately, NHTSA says
Jewish girl, 13, stabbed to death in West Bank bedroom was US citizen
A 13-year-old Jewish girl who was stabbed to death in her bed by a Palestinian attacker on Thursday was an American citizen, the State Department said. Hallel Yaffa Ariel was asleep in her home in a West Bank settlement when a 17-year-old assailant ...
Israeli girl, 13, stabbed to death in her bedroom a US citizen
Israeli-American girl, 13, knifed to death in her bed
Girl, 13, Stabbed to Death in West Bank as She Slept Was US National, Officials Say
House to vote on gun legislation
A week after Democrats staged a nearly 26-hour sit-in demanding a vote on gun control measures, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said the House will vote next week on legislation to block suspected terrorists from buying guns. In a conference call Thursday, ...
House could vote on gun bill next week — but not the one Democrats support
House GOP To Move on Measures to Block Terrorists from Buying Guns
House of Representatives reignites gun-control debate with planned vote
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US|Adnan Syed, of 'Serial' Podcast, Gets a Retrial in Murder Case
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Adnan Syed, right, arriving at the Baltimore City Circuit Courthouse in February for a hearing. Credit Gary Cameron/Reuters. A judge in Maryland has granted a retrial to Adnan Syed, whose conviction for the 1999 murder of his ex-girlfriend was the ...
Man at Center of 'Serial' Podcast Granted a New Trial
Adnan Syed, Subject of 'Serial,' Granted New Trial
A cut above: Honda lawn mowers receive high marks in tests
Report of active shooter at Joint Base Andrews is unfounded
Someone mistook a routine safety inspection for an active shooter situation at Joint Base Andrews on Thursday morning, prompting tense moments and a lockdown of the sprawling facility in Prince George's County, Md., base officials said. The base, which ...
Security forces inspection sparked shooter scare at Andrews
'Active shooter' report at military base was false alarm
Lockdown lifted at US base near Washington, no threat found
Navy report: Failure at every level for US ships captured by Iran
Washington (CNN) A devastating new report by military investigators released Thursday found that the 10 sailors captured by Iranians in January suffered from "failed leadership" at all levels on a mission that was plagued by mistakes from beginning to end.
US Sailors' Detention by Iran Was Due to Poor Leadership and Training, Navy Report Finds
US sailors divulged sensitive information while held by Iran: Navy
Lynch meeting with Bill Clinton creates firestorm for email case
The disclosure of the 30-minute meeting — which was described as an unplanned social visit on an airport tarmac in Phoenix — has stirred rampant speculation about what might have been discussed by the former president and the nation's top law ...
Bill Clinton Meeting With Lynch Reignites Republican Critics of E-Mail Probe
Trump raises questions about Bill Clinton meeting amid probe
Trump: Bill Clinton meeting with Loretta Lynch 'so horrible'
Juno probe on course for Jupiter encounter
With transmission of a final set of commands Thursday, NASA's Juno probe is quickly closing in on Jupiter, on its own as it accelerates in the relentless grip of the giant planet's gravity, reaching a record velocity of some 165,000 mph before a ...
Giant spacecraft arrives at Jupiter on July 4
Hubble captures vivid aurorae in Jupiter's atmosphere
Journey to Jupiter: NASA spacecraft nears planet rendezvous