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Under the Affordable Care Act, women are supposed to have access to free birth control. But a new study shows that some insurers are not covering all kinds of contraception.
Gov. Jerry Brown ordered the state to cut back its water use by 25 percent overall and mandated specific targets for each city.
NPR's Robert Siegel talks with South African journalist S'thembile Cele about how violence against immigrants has flared in South Africa.
The "doc fix", which postpones cuts in Medicare payments to doctors, has been an annual ritual in Congress for years. Now a permanent repeal of the doc fix takes care of the problem for good.
The U.S. government and cybersecurity companies agree that Iran has greatly improved its cyberattack capability over the past two years.
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, speaking Thursday in Washington, said...
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has a much better relationship with the U.S. than his predecessor. But he's still struggling to entrench his position in Iraq and defeat the Islamic State.