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More than 600 Porto city buses and taxis have been fitted with routers to pr...
A new service in a Portuguese city not only provides commuters with free Internet connections but it also helps collect data that makes the municipality run more efficiently.
Arizona voters approved a bipartisan commission to draw lines between congressional districts. Now the Supreme Court has been asked to put the legislators back in charge.
Members of the Muslim community leave the East London Mosque after prayers b...
Many young Muslims say they feel part of their communities in Britain but have to deal with a range of misconceptions.
A teenage Claudette Colvin refused to give up her bus seat to a white passen...
Claudette Colvin was a 15-year-old student from Montgomery, Ala., when she refused to yield her bus seat to a white passenger. But she has been largely forgotten in civil rights history.
Foreman is one of a few Chicago jazz heroes who should be better known outside the city limits.
Offutt's late father went from running a small insurance agency to writing more than 400 books, mostly pornography. The writer tells Fresh Air his dad believed he would be "extremely famous" for it.