Two children affected by inequality in nationality laws

Citizenship Isn't A Given. Women In Some Countries Can't Pass It Down.

Some citizenship laws can perpetuate gender inequality, activists say.


A short-range missile North Korea tested on Sunday.
Korean Central Television

North Korea Tests 3rd Missile In 3 Weeks

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What Is Memorial Day All About, And How Did It Start?

Homeland Security Sec. John Kelly
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Sec. John Kelly Calls Leaking 'Borderline' Treason

A wind farm
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Some Coal Miners In Wyoming Might Soon Be Farming Wind Instead

Newspaper box headline reading 'Sniper Caught'
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D.C. Sniper Has Life Sentences Thrown Out

Hillary Clinton at a Benghazi hearing.
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Judge Throws Out Lawsuit Against Hillary Clinton Over Benghazi Deaths

Confederate flag waving in the wind
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Confederate Monuments In Alabama Are Here To Stay

A flight test of a missile interceptor
U.S. Department of Defense

The US Is Testing Its Best Chance Of Stopping A North Korean Missile

A Chinese J-10 fighter
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Chinese Planes Just Got Too Close For Comfort, And It's Not A First

A U.S. bomber plane takes off.
U.S. Air Force

Anti-ISIS Coalition Airstrike Kills Over 100 Civilians In Syria

President Donald Trump
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The FBI Is Looking Into An Attempted Hack Of The Trump Organization

John Glenn
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Were John Glenn's Remains Disrespected In An Air Force Mortuary?

Mark Zuckerberg
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Mark Zuckerberg Returns To College — Sort Of

A person holds a flag at a protest.
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The Trump Administration Travel Ban Is Headed To The Supreme Court

Waves caused by Hurricane Matthew
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Forecasters Predict An Especially Dangerous Hurricane Season

Jared Kushner
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A Member Of Trump's Family Is Now Reportedly Under FBI Scrutiny

A U.S. jet.
U.S. Department of Defense

US Admits To Killing Over 100 Civilians In Mosul Airstrike

Ben Carson on SiriusXM
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Ben Carson Says Poverty Is A 'State Of Mind'

Joe Lieberman
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Rumored Top FBI Director Candidate Just Withdrew From Consideration

Marijuana is displayed at a dispensary.
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Vermont's Governor Vetoes A Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Mick Mulvaney presents President Trump's budget.
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Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know

President Donald Trump
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Some GOP Lawmakers Really Don't Like Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

U.S. Army member gives supplies to Iraqi military
U.S. Army

US Army Lost Track Of $1 Billion Worth Of Weapons And Equipment

An Uber vehicle is viewed in Manhattan.
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Uber Has Fessed Up To Stiffing Thousands Of Its NYC Drivers

A woman picks up a can at a food pantry
Feeding America

Why What's In Food Pantries Matters

Stephen Colbert speaks on stage.
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Stephen Colbert Won't Face Discipline For His Foul-Mouthed Trump Joke

Richard Collins III's graduation gown
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Slain College Student Honored At What Would've Been His Graduation

Jeff Sessions
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Jeff Sessions Narrows The Scope Of One Of Trump's Executive Orders

A sign hangs on the U.S.-Mexico border
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It Seems President Trump Wants To Keep Moving On The Border Wall

Elijah Cummings and Jason Chaffetz
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Democrats To Committee Chair: We Need Answers About Michael Flynn