Senate to vote on defense bill as White House warns of veto

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a $602 billion defense policy bill that the White House has said President Barack Obama will veto over numerous objections, including a prohibition on shuttering the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

  • Written by RICHARD LARDNER, Associated Press

Clinton and Sanders to meet as DC marks the final primary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are ending the primary calendar with a face-to-face meeting on Tuesday that could set the tone for Democratic unity and next month's party convention in Philadelphia.

  • Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

Orlando massacre spurs grief and fear for LGBT Americans

NEW YORK (AP) — The gay, lesbian and transgender community has seen violence before, from Harvey Milk to Matthew Shepard, and an ever-lengthening list of transgender women. But never anything like this.

  • Written by DAVID CRARY, Associated Press PHUONG LE, Associated Press