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Again in the capital, a cruel summer, tense vibes

08/27/2013 10:59am
There's an old saying that if you want a friend in Washington, get a dog.

Latinos inspired by 1963 march to push for rights

08/27/2013 11:35am
As thousands of marchers made their way to the nation's capital in August 1963 for what was officially billed as the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Maria Varela stayed put in the Deep South with no plans to participate.

This time, long odds for GOP in NYC mayor's race

08/27/2013 2:36pm
New York City is one of the nation's most liberal cities, yet the Republican Party has won the last five mayoral elections.

Ariz. mayor wins primary months after deadly fire

08/27/2013 9:52pm
The mayor of the Arizona city that lost 19 firefighters in a deadly blaze this summer survived a tougher-than-expected re-election challenge Tuesday, overcoming a dispute over benefits for the crew's families that divided the town.