MOREHEAD, Ky. — As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday, choosing indefinite imprisonment over licensing gay marriages, her lawyers approached the microphones outside and compared her to Dr. Martin Luther King.
WASHINGTON -- Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz signaled broad support for the Iran nuclear deal Friday in meetings with President Barack Obama at the White House, and asked U.S. officials for an acceleration of military aid in return.
BISMARCK, N.D. -- A federal judge in North Dakota said Friday that his injunction blocking a new Obama administration rule aimed at regulating some small waterways applies only to the 13 states that sued to block it, and not nationwide.
BUDAPEST, Hungary -- The Hungarian government Friday began sending buses to transport thousands of stranded migrants to the Austrian border in an effort to end tensions in Budapest and to stop a trek toward the border by hundreds of migrants.
BONN, Germany — Countries responsible for almost three- quarters of the world’s greenhouse gas pollution have submitted pledges to reduce emissions, indicating progress toward a historic climate deal the United Nations is seeking by December.
BISMARCK, N.D. -- A federal judge in North Dakota said Friday that his injunction blocking a new Obama administration rule aimed at regulating some small waterways applies only to the 13 states that sued to block the rule, and not nationwide.
WASHINGTON -- A congressional inquiry into the deadly 2012 attacks in Libya focused Friday on a member of Hillary Rodham Clinton's inner circle as a nasty public fight erupted between a Republican aide and a Democratic lawmaker who called for the panel to disband.
MOREHEAD, Ky. -- A gay couple emerged from a Kentucky county clerk's office with a marriage license in hand Friday morning, embracing and crying as the defiant clerk who runs the office remained jailed for her refusal to issue the licenses because she opposed same-sex marriage.