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Same-sex marriage may be on Supreme Court docket

WASHINGTON -- A North Carolina traffic stop will ease Supreme Court justices into their new term Monday, but things will accelerate from there.

Over the next nine months, the court could decide whether same-sex marriage will be legal nationwide. ...

Our national case of nerves over Ebola

ATLANTA--The sensation caused by a man traipsing through Atlanta's airport wearing a bio-containment suit this week shows how closely attuned Americans are to the Ebola epidemic -- and how little we seem to know about it.

The spectacle at ...

Newest Washington memorial honors wounded veterans

The story that Lois Pope likes to tell about her first interaction with war-wounded veterans takes place at a rehabilitation center in New York in the mid-1960s.

Pope, an actress who had performed on Broadway, had been invited to sing there. Her ...