Gay rights activists recall 1965 demonstration

Flags are waved during the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Ceremony, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia. The event marks the 50th anniversary of a protest outside Independence Hall that would be a milestone in the fight for gay rights. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gay rights activists gathered in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July to mark the progress of their movement and pay tribute to those who launched it a half-century ago — but also made it clear that the fight for equality was far from over.

Flight 93 visitors center set to open Sept. 10

Workers carry a panel as they build display walls at the visitors center building at the Flight 93 National Memorial, in Shanksville, Pa. during a press tour of the ongoing construction, Thursday, June 25, 2015. The $26 million visitor center complex is scheduled to be dedicated and open to the public Sept. 10, 2015, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks during which passengers caused the hijacked airliner to crash there. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A $26 million visitors center complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial will be dedicated and open to the public Sept. 10, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks.

2 women last of those born in 1800s still alive

In this Friday, June 26, 2015, photo, Emma Morano, 115, smiles at her physician, Carlo Bava, in her apartment in Verbania, Italy. Morano and Susannah Mushatt Jones, also 115, of the Brooklyn borough of New York, are believed to be the last two people in the world with birthdates in the 1800s. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

When Susannah Mushatt Jones and Emma Morano were born in 1899, there was not yet world war or penicillin, and electricity was still considered a marvel. The women are believed to be the last two in the world with birthdates in the 1800s.

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