For ages, children rolled hoops for fun. The game has faded from popular culture, but at Wellesley College, a hoop rolling competition has survived. And as society has evolved, so has the definition of what it means to win.
Ireland will be the first country to pass such a measure in a national referendum.
The Senate failed to agree on extending government surveillance programs under the Patriot Act.
The measure, which still must pass in the House, would clear the way for Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership.