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Gloria Steinem and South Korean peace activists march along a military fence...
The much-publicized peace walk across the inter-Korean border was really a bus ride. South Korean immigration officials insisted that a group of 30 international women, including American feminist...
The new African Burying Ground Memorial Park was dedicated on Saturday in Po...
Two men are sliding nine pine coffins into a vault in the ground on Chestnut Street in downtown Portsmouth, N.H. The remains were disinterred in 2003, part of a long forgotten burial ground for...
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TV recently lost its manliest man — a small-town government employee named Ron Swanson. Actor Nick Offerman's run on NBC's Parks and Recreation ended when the show went off the air in February. He's...
The Speck air quality monitor costs $200, but is available to all through Pi...
Air pollution comes from many sources — power plants, industrial production and fires, to name a few. In Pittsburgh, the most polluted city east of California, according the American Lung Association...
Kenneth Choi plays the role of Chester Ming in The Wolf Of Wall Street. He g...
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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Eva Kor points to an image of herself on the wall of the Auschwitz-Birkenau ...
Around this time 70 years ago, following the liberation of Nazi concentration camps in Europe, the world was coming to grips with the scale of the holocaust, and how to deal with crimes so horrendous...
Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear's debut album, Skeleton Crew, is out now....
Madisen Ward and his mother, Ruth Ward, haven't been playing together all that long."People usually assume that I was three years old, playing on the porch with my mom, with a ukulele or something,"...