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People come to see the temporary temple by renowned Burning Man artist David Best on Monday in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images In Northern Ireland, in a city notorious for its Protestant-Catholic tensions, a...
Photo by Daniel Lai/Aurora via Getty Images. Editor’s Note: The Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee convenes in Washington, DC, Tuesday to deliberate its next step on interest rates. If the FOMC agrees that the labor market is strong...
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania are researching a promising therapy in which the body’s immune system is turned into a cancer-fighting weapon. Photo by Penn Medicine A group of researchers at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman...
Nearly half of Millennials said that a major reason why they visit Facebook is to stay up-to-date on the latest news, according to a study recently released by the American Press Institute and the Associated Press–NORC Center for Public...
Millions of Israelis turned out to vote on Tuesday in a tightly-fought election, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing an uphill battle to defeat a strong campaign by the centre-left opposition to deny him a fourth term in office. Photo by...
High school seniors are in agony. It is March and in a few short weeks they will find out whether the college of their dreams, the college their parents’ have always wanted for them or the college they believe is a ticket to future success will...