Reverend Al Sharpton is joined by the families or Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice and Trayvon Martin to lead the "Justice for All" March from downtown Washington to the U.S. Capitol Saturday.

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Obama hosts Hanukkah reception at White House

President Obama delivered remarks to Hanukkah guests at the White House on Wednesday, celebrating the release of Alan Gross from Cuba.

Kerry looking forward to Cuba visit as secretary of state

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that he is "grateful" to see Alan Gross back in the U.S. after spending five years in a Cuban prison.

Fed promises ‘patient’ approach to rate increase

The Federal Reserve is edging closer to raising interest rates from record lows given a strengthening U.S. job market and economy. But it will be "patient" in determining when to raise them.

Sens. Leahy, Flake praise Obama’s move on Cuba relations

Lawmakers who traveled with freed Cuban prisoner Alan Gross hailed the president's decision to restore diplomatic relations with Havana as good for both Americans and Cubans.

White House distinguishes economic pressures on Cuba, Russia

White House press secretary Josh Earnest was asked on Wednesday if the U.S. thought economic pressures on Russia would produce positive results, since a similar approach in Cuba failed.

Cuba embraces diplomatic relations with U.S.

Following the news of American contractor Alan Gross's release from prison, new doors to a diplomatic relationship between the U.S. and the communist-run country have begun to open.

Pakistan begins burying its dead after school attack

Pakistan began the painful task of burying 141 people, most of them children, who died during a Taliban attack at a military-run school on Tuesday.

Rubio vows to block efforts to normalize Cuba relations

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) vowed to block moves by President Obama toward normalizing relations with the Cuban government.

Funerals, protests follow Pakistan school attack

The Taliban massacre that killed 148 people, mostly children, at a military-run school in northwestern Pakistan left a scene of heart-wrenching devastation. The nation is mourning and mass funerals for the victims are now underway.

Texas police to investigate tasering of 76-year-old

A Texas police officer is on administrative leave after tasering a 76-year-old man during a traffic stop. Surveillance video shows Nathanial Robinson of the Victoria Police Department struggling with Pete Vasquez before both fall to the ground.

Obama on Cuba: 'Isolation has not worked'

During his historic announcement on Wednesday, President Obama said a transformation of relations with Cuba would bring opportunities for both countries.

Jeb Bush ‘delighted’ by Alan Gross’s release from Cuba

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush and current governor Rick Scott reacted to the release of American aid worker Alan Gross from Cuba.

American Alan Gross freed from Cuba

Cuba released American Alan Gross as part of a prisoner swap that could herald broader discussions on strengthening ties and perhaps ending the decades-long U.S. economic embargo against its long-time communist foe.

Start-ups: Saving the middle class?

Nuclear physicist Heather Jackson has a dream to start a custom to shoemaking business.

Flu closes schools in Ohio

A wave of flu illnesses has forced some Ohio schools to shut down over the past week. State officials confirmed one pediatric flu-related death, a 15-year-old girl in southern Ohio.

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Property rights and the pipeline

South Dakota rancher John Harter tried to stop TransCanada from securing the right of eminent domain over his land where they want to put part of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, but Harter recently lost his battle in court.

Brazil swept up by new energy source

Brazil swept up by new energy source

In Northeastern Brazil, energy companies are erecting wind farms to capitalize on the constant winds that have challenged farming families for generations.

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Making the most out of your museum visit

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Obama slams GOP: 'Do your job'

Obama slams GOP: 'Do your job'

A mashup of highlights from the president's speech on the government shutdown at M. Luis Construction company in Rockville, Md. Thursday.