Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
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The National Park Service is holding events at two Civil War battlefields to mark the 150th anniversary of the end of slavery in Maryland.
President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863, but slavery remained in place in Maryland until Nov. 1, 1864.
The other room showcases impromptu memorials that grew outside University Medical Center, Giffords' office and the Safeway where the shooting occurred.
Curator Julia Arriola says the museum sorted through dozens of stuffed animals, candles and handwritten messages.
Gubernatorial nominee Gina Raimondo and other Democratic candidates are launching a get-out-the-vote effort ahead of Tuesday's statewide balloting in Rhode Island.
Democrats are planning a coordinated campaign that will include knocking on doors and making calls through phone banks before Election Day.