New Jersey's governor wants to use settlement money for a budget that cuts environmental efforts and funds corporate tax cuts.
A victim who lost a leg in the blast said he came to court to face the Boston Marathon bombing suspect: "I want to see him, and I want him to see me."
If the subsidies are ruled illegal, up to 8 million people could lose their health insurance.
One of them, a former British soldier, this week became the second to die in the conflict.
Mexico captured two major drug kingpins in a week, but nobody has illusions this will reduce violent crime or the drug trade.
Both civil-rights and wrongful-death cases would be difficult to win, legal experts say.
Silicon Valley could disrupt the automotive sector. Top auto executives say bring it on.