- Court ruling makes Chicago Pride parade 'a true celebration' Updated: Jun-29-15 6:50 am
CHICAGO - People filling streets and sidewalks for Chicago's annual gay pride parade said Sunday's event was particularly meaningful - and an even bigger celebration than usual - following the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling allowing same-sex marriages in all 50 states.
- Carter: Iraqi training goal to fall way short of recruits Updated: Jun-17-15 5:04 pm
WASHINGTON - The U.S. will fall way short of meeting its goal of training 24,000 Iraqi forces to fight Islamic State militants by this fall, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday on Capitol Hill where lawmakers are already skeptical of the Obama administration's strategy to address threats in the Mideast.
- Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers Updated: Jun-15-15 8:04 am
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- Kirk's office apologizes for senator's comment on women Updated: Jun-11-15 7:49 pm
CHICAGO - U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk of Illinois apologized Thursday through a spokeswoman after being caught on a live microphone using a word that's disparaging to women.