Rockets reportedly hit two neighborhoods in Lebanon's capital Sunday; the areas are strongholds for Hezbollah. On Saturday, group leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah promised to help propel President Bashar Assad to victory in Syria's bloody civil war.
Income and wealth inequality is just about as American as baseball and apple pie. And although the economy has improved in the last few years, the unemployment rate for black Americans is about double that for whites.
As the nation prepares to mark Memorial Day, outrage has been building on Capitol Hill and beyond over the military's failure to repair a system that has placed service members in more danger of sexual assault than of battlefield injury.
On a cold and rainy day in Boston thousands gathered to finish what two bombs stole from them. A one-mile run traced the home-stretch of the Boston Marathon, giving spectators, runners and victims a chance at closure.