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Lina Ejeilat helped found the Jordanian online magazine 7iber (pronounced 'H...
Earlier this month, Jordan's Information Minister Mohammad Al-Momani told a conference that freedom of expression can contribute to stopping radicalization.On the very same day, a military court in...
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To safely lift Bernard Valencia out of his hospital bed, Cheri Moore uses a ...
Bernard Valencia's room in the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Medical Center in Loma Linda, Calif., illustrates how hospitals across the country could fight a nationwide epidemic. As soon as you enter the...
Bruce Sinofsky and Joe Berlinger first came to the attention of filmgoers with their first full-length feature documentary, Brother's Keeper. They went on to even greater acclaim with their three...
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Vintage Frog Dissection Diagram...
For this series, we've been thinking a lot about the iconic tools that some of us remember using — if only for a short time — in our early schooling. Things like the slide rule and protractor,...
Upasana Kone's husband works at Microsoft on an H-1B tech visa, but her spou...
A lot of tech companies in the U.S. hire foreign workers who come here on a special visa. But the spouses of these tech workers, mostly wives, have long pointed to a major drawback — they're not...
Update at 6:00 p.m. ET: Senate To Move Forward On VoteSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced Wednesday afternoon that they would move forward with a...