Boris Nemtsov had been due to lead a mass rally against Putin and the war in Ukraine this Sunday.
The Department of Homeland Security will shut down even as America confronts ISIS and other terrorist threats.
Speaker Boehner failed to get enough House votes to keep the Department of Homeland Security funded for three more weeks.
United Policyholders, a consumer-advocacy group, filed a lawsuit to force FEMA to provide access to flood-insurance records.
ISIS committed a war crime when it took sledgehammers and drills to ancient statues at a Mosul museum, the U.N. said.
The Obama administration is "hopeful" the six world powers will remain united ahead of the Iran talks, Press Secretary Josh Earnest said.
"Live long and prosper" was not just a "Star Trek" phrase but a way of life embodied by Nimoy.