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Logan Kovach, 6, Matthew Kovach, 2, and Allyson Kovach, 5, eat a lunch distr...
More than 21 million children get free or reduced priced meals during the school year. But in the summer, that number drops to only three million.The big question is what happens to all the other...
Malaysia Airlines had been struggling even before two of its flights were lo...
The year 2014 is well on its way to being Malaysia Airlines' annus horribilis. Flight 17, shot down last week over eastern Ukraine, is the second Boeing 777 the airline has lost in the past five...
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Although the governor of Iowa says that unaccompanied minors from Central America should not find shelter in his state, more than 100 are already there. But the mayor of Des Moines, the state's...
An uncontacted Amazonian tribe has ended its isolation in Brazil. Audie Cornish speaks with Fiona Watson, the field and research director for Survival International, who explains what happened to...
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Georgia Republicans picked their Senate nominee Tuesday night. Former corporate CEO David Perdue will face Democrat Michelle Nunn in the November general election.Nunn, the daughter of a popular...