The Foreign Relations Committee vote was unanimous. The bill now goes to the Senate floor.
Police say 18-month-old twin boys drowned in a southwestern Arizona canal after their stroller rolled into the flowing water when their mother stopped to bat away a bee.
The White House says on Twitter that Obama has submitted to Congress required reports and certifications indicating his intent to take Cuba off the list.
Experts question if having rows of seats packed closer together might make it harder for passengers to evacuate after a crash.
Money to pay prostitutes at a farewell party for a high-ranking DEA official was included in an “operational budget” that used government funds according to the report.
The money will help people who have been displaced by Islamic State militants.
President Abraham Lincoln was shot at Ford’s Theater in Washington, D.C. on the evening of April 14, 1865. He died the next day.
The average U.S. rent has climbed 14 percent to $1,124 since 2010, according to commercial property tracker Reis Inc. That’s four percentage points faster than inflation.
The bullet traveled about 100 yards after it bounced off the animal, hit a fence, and went through the back door of the mobile home where she was sitting.
A video of the incident was shot by another deputy with a sunglass camera. The shooter thought he had pulled his stun gun, when in fact he had pulled his handgun.
The attorney who brought a $40 million lawsuit following the fatal shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, last year wants a special prosecutor to investigate a similar case in South Carolina.
A legal fight against the Federal Communications Commission’s new Internet traffic rules has begun.