Farmer Ana Avila bathes her sick baby in sheep’s blood at a slaughterhouse in the livestock market of Chupaca, near Huancayo City in Peru’s central Andes, August 18, 2012. Chupaca’s local residents believe that sheep’s blood has curative powers.
- The U.S. government is investigating possible unlawful coordination by some airlines to keep prices high ✈️
- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Cuba later this summer for the opening of a U.S. embassy there.
- The U.S. Episcopal Church, which appointed an out gay bishop in 2003, has voted to let clergy perform religious same-sex marriages.