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Supreme Court to take up cases on Puerto Rico financial crisis

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to take up a series of major cases arising out of constitutional challenges to the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico -- which Congress created in 2016 to help respond to and manage the Puerto Rican financial crisis.

Couple explains iconic, emotional 1986 courthouse steps photo

Man in picture: Losing farm 'felt like like going to a funeral'

An unforgettable photograph captured the Massey family anguish as Sue and Ken Massey watched their beloved home, their livelihood, their life's blood, sold off to the highest bidder. Decades later, Sue Massey has written a memoir about it.