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The Department of Justice announced a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America Thursday, due to the bank’s involvement with sales of mortgage-backed securities buildling up to the financial crisis. Photo by Davis Turner/Getty Images....
President Obama makes a statement about the execution of American journalist James Foley at the press filing center at the Edgartown School Wednesday in Martha’s Vineyard. Photo by Rick Friedman-Pool/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line:...
Activist Malala Yousafzai talks with Hari Sreenivasan for PBS NewsHour Weekend Seventeen-year-old education activist and Pakistani native Malala Yousafzai says now is not the right time for anti-government protests in her home country, adding that...
A colorized, magnified electron microscope image of the Ebola virus growing out of an infected VERO 46 cell. Image by National Institute of Allerfy and Infectious Diseases As of August 18, the Ebola virus had killed more than 1,350 people in the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Joining me now to talk about James Foley and the threat that reporters like him face covering conflicts today is GlobalPost co-founder and journalist Charles Sennott and Robert Mahoney, deputy director of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: As family, friends and colleagues mourned the death of American journalist James Foley, President Obama today had strong words for the Sunni extremists who killed the reporter. RELATED LINKSJournalist...