(Boston, MA) — Organizers of a petition to repeal the stateâ€™s casino gambling law say they have enough signatures to put the measure on the 2014 ballot. “Repeal the Casino Deal” says they’ll submit 75-thousand signatures to the Secretary of State by Wednesday. Attorney General Martha Coakley has ruled the ballot question unconstitutional. But supporters disagree, and are waiting for the Supreme Judicial Court to hear an appeal.
It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on â€” an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.
President Barack Obama pledged to increase support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war and said the U.S. needs to do more to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.
Austin Dillon walked away from a dramatic wreck at the finish line of the Daytona International Speedway and it was all caught on camera.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.
South Carolina is poised to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.