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A US Marine was killed and 11 others injured when their helicopter made a "hard landing" during training at the Camp Lejeune base in North Carolina, military officials said Thursday. The Marine Corps did not immediately provide details about what caused the late Wednesday crash, which involved a CH-53E helicopter. One Marine was pronounced dead at the naval hospital at Camp Lejeune.
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Exploring a presidential campaign, Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday offered a robust defense of a nuclear accord with Iran strongly backed by the White House in the latest sign of his work to present himself as a natural heir to President Barack Obama.