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Credit: Getty Images Death, while inevitable, is one of the most difficult things for most people to talk about. But a growing national movement warns that not talking about death can make end-of-life even more difficult for you, your family and...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJEFF GREENFIELD: This was the American cityscape when television was new: forests of rooftop antennas, capturing signals over the air from a half-dozen channels that fought for space on a crowded broadcast spectrum....
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (R) talk before a meeting at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel March 28, 2015 in Lausanne. Talks have expanded as deadline for a nuclear deal looms. Photo by Brendan...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioCY MUSIKER: Many who come here tonight may not know a lot about classical music, but that’s part of the experiment. MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS: Soundbox is designed to appeal to people, many of them younger people, who...
A CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter launches from the amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde during preparations for a field exercise in the Mediterranean Sea, October 24, 2011. US forces rescued two Saudi pilots from waters south of Yemen. Photo...
Credit: Getty Images As medical advances have lengthened our life spans and can improve quality of life as we get older, many people remain reluctant to have end of life conversations with their physicians and loved ones. Pulitzer-prize winning...