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Do the Capitol's sergeants-at-arms carry guns?

Members of the Canadian Parliament are praising as a hero House of Commons Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers, a former police superintendent, for his reported role in taking down the gunman who entered the building. Capitol Hill may be wondering if ...

Swedish prince to wed in June

STOCKHOLM -- Swedish Prince Carl Philip and former model Sofia Hellqvist will marry June 13, the royal court announced Thursday.

"We look forward to a summer wedding in the middle of June when Sweden is very beautiful," the couple said.

The ...

Senate races 2014: Why Michigan never became Iowa

WASHINGTON -- Earlier this cycle, Republicans viewed the Michigan Senate race as a potential pick-up opportunity, much like the seat in Iowa.

But it didn't turn out that way -- not even close.

Both Iowa and Michigan featured open-seat races. In ...