Not all phones will work abroad, and even if yours does, you could end up with roaming charges unless you sign up for an international calling plan before you go.
Medical marijuana booms in cities such as L.A., with some eyeing its revenue potential. But there's pushback, too.
Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination draws focus to the gains of minority and female judges nationwide.
The Senate Judiciary Committee is now scheduled to vote on the Supreme Court nominee on July 28. She is expected to win approval both there and in the full Senate.
The Supreme Court nominee is choosing her words carefully about the Second Amendment during confirmation hearings.
But during Tuesday's hearing, the Supreme Court nominee demonstrated a comprehensive understanding of the law and jurisprudence.
Senators drew the battle lines early in confirmation hearings for the Supreme Court nominee.
As of Tuesday, Washington gives same-sex spouses the same rights as heterosexual couples. A full legalization of gay marriage could follow, some say.