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Apr 21
The day when America moved toward becoming a global power

The day when America moved toward becoming a global power

On April 21, 1898, Spain broke off diplomatic relations with the United States in a long-simmering dispute over Cuba. The brief war that followed would have permanent implications for American foreign policy, and push the formerly isolationist power on to the global stage.

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Apr 21
Supreme Court to decide constitutionality of lethal injection drugs

Supreme Court to decide constitutionality of lethal injection drugs

Next week, the Supreme Court is set to wade into debate over the constitutionality of certain drugs used for execution by lethal injection, as Glossip v. Gross comes before the bench.

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