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Rev. Willis Johnson's church is just one mile from the site where Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo. Johnson has spent the past week with the...
Denver's Union Station, which was remodeled to include restaurants, stores a...
With its new restaurants and stores, Denver's recently reopened Union Station is bustling now. But five years ago, it would have been empty."If you would have come down here on a Saturday, there...
Ethan Johns' sophomore album, The Reckoning, follows the tale of two brothers as they travel across the 1850s American frontier. Johns developed the idea for the epic 19th century journey while...
Kenyan health officials take the temperatures of passengers arriving at the ...
While the Ebola outbreak continues to rage in West Africa, it is also unfolding — in a virtual sense — inside the computers of researchers who study the dynamics of epidemics.Policymakers look to...
An employee at a money changer in Manila counts $100 bills in 2012. Today, m...
Of all the U.S. currency in the world, nearly 80 percent is in $100 bills. That's about a trillion dollars.Some people want to get rid of the bill altogether. Ken Rogoff, an economist at Harvard...
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