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A heckler shouting about abortion interrupted an unrelated speech by Sen. John McCainJohn McCainSenate votes to elevate Cyber Command in military Senate sends annual defense bill to Obama's desk Trump really can't do much to reduce tensions with Putin's Russia MORE (R-Ariz.) on the Senate floor Tuesday. The Washington Post has the video.

The life expectancy gap between blacks and white in the United States is narrowing, according to a new study reported by the Los Angeles Times.

Drug-resistant strains of gonorrhea have spread around the world, the World Health Organization says. Read more from Reuters.