On Thursday, the Defense Department said that in order to blend in, special-operation forces often don the insignia of forces they accompany. On Friday, after Turkey complained, a spokesman called the action “unauthorized and inappropriate.”
The United States should be celebrating: The Supreme Court ruled the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional a year ago, and now nearly half of all states allow same-sex marriage. But according to late-night comedian John Oliver, this only means that the other half of America is racing to see which state can hold out the longest against equal rights.
Plus: Democrats hire youth specialists to give insight into the younger demographic expected to vote in the midterm elections, and a food truck in Washington sells entrees laced with marijuana.
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