What Happened on 27 June 2013

Kevin Rudd returns as Australia PM

Kevin Rudd was reinstated as Australia’s prime minister after ousting Julia Gillard from the… Read More.

U.S. Supreme Court ruling provides massive boost to same-sex marriage

The US Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that married gay men and women are eligible for federal benefits, clearing the… Read More.

U.S. GDP revised down to 1.8 percent

The US economy grew less than previous estimates in the first quarter of the year, according to the Commerce Department… Read More.

New England Patriots' Aaron Hernandez charged with murder

New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was charged with the murder of 27-year-old semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd on… Read More.

British Airways to ease restrictions on electronic devices

British Airways is set to become the first European carrier to allow passengers to turn on their mobile phones and… Read More.

Chris Brown faces fresh charges

R&B singer Chris Brown has been charged with hit-and-run and driving without a valid license. The charges relate to a… Read More.