Melba Acosta Febo, president of the Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, in an appearance on Capitol Hill in September. She says the island's finances are "severely constrained."
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Hussein and Suha Abu Khdeir (center), parents of 16-year-old Palestinian victim Mohammed Abu Khdeir, hold posters with their son's portrait after the verdict was read in Jerusalem.
New Orleans police gather evidence after a playground shooting that left at least 16 people injured. City officials are appealing to witnesses for information about the incident.
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Rwandan women attend a memorial service for genocide victims in April. After years of political turmoil, women in the country are narrowing the economic and political gap with men.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is one of a growing number of state leaders who oppose efforts to resettle Syrian refugees inside their states. He is shown here during a meeting with reporters in June.