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The men were sentenced under a new, tougher law on sexual assaults. They were convicted in two separate cases, including the rape of a 23-year-old photojournalist in Mumbai.
Judge Timothy Black made the statement Friday following final arguments in a lawsuit that challenged the constitutionality of the marriage ban.
More than 1 million Arabs are Israeli citizens. About 350,000 Jewish Israelis live in the West Bank. What happens to them if a formal border is ever set between Israel and the Palestinians?
In Killeen, Texas, another mass shooting had some asking, "Again?" The flags flew at half staff as the community began to pick up the pieces.
NASA employees are barred from traveling to Russia until further notice, and they also can't email or hold teleconferences with their Russian counterparts.
In remarks to reporters in Honolulu, Defense Secretary Hagel says he is aware of casualties at the Army base in Texas and that the facility remains under lockdown.
The Supreme Court has struck down limits in federal law on the overall campaign contributions. here's what it means for California’s midterm Congressional races.
When 3,000 average citizens were asked to forecast global events, some consistently made predictions that turned out to be more accurate than those made with classified intelligence.
The NSA managed to penetrate the networks of the giant Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei, documents show. Journalist David Sanger says cyber-espionage is an "entirely new field of conflict."
"The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings" director Sir Peter Jackson's private business jet—a Gulfstream G650—is joining forces to aid in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, according to NBC LA.
But unlike in the U.S., the gap between rich and poor in Latin America has narrowed. And the middle class has grown.
Private employers added an estimated 191,000 jobs to their payrolls last month, according to the latest ADP National Employment Report.
There is no threat of a tsunami along the coasts of Alaska, California, Oregon or Washington, after an 8.2 earthquake off the coast of northern Chile Tuesday night.
Authorities have ordered an evacuation of coastal areas in case of a tsunami. There are no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
A former prime minister and a candy billionaire lead the pack of presidential contenders for the May election. One question is whether Crimea voters will have a say.
The head of the International Air Travel Association says of the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777: "We cannot let another aircraft simply vanish."