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Wencke Petersen, a Doctors Without Borders health worker, talks to a man thr...
Wencke Petersen came to Liberia in late August to do what she normally does for Doctors Without Borders in hotspots all over the world — manage supplies.But the supplies she was meant to organize...
Niecy Nash (right) plays Didi, a nurse at an extended care facility, in the ...
The HBO series Getting On, now in its second season, is set in the geriatric ward of a Southern California hospital. Based on a British series by the same name, it takes viewers inside every aspect...
Ferguson, Mo., continues to watch and wait as a grand jury decides whether to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown.Brown's death was the spark for the mass...
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Penguins of Madagascar follows a spy team of penguins, who first appeared in...
The voice actors in Penguins of Madagascar, out Wednesday, include some of the boldface names you might expect on a big-budget animated film. John Malkovich voices an evil octopus, abducting penguins...
Tony Little calls himself America's personal trainer. He was first inspired ...
As part of a series called "My Big Break," All Things Considered is collecting stories of triumph, big and small. These are the moments when everything seems to click, and people leap forward into...
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The group Thompson includes folk musicians Richard and Linda Thompson and th...
In 1982, the beloved British folk duo Richard and Linda Thompson split up — both creatively and romantically.Ever since, fans have longed for their reunion, including one fan in particular: their son...