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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington March 25, 2015. Obama said Wednesday...
Liu Wanyong, 52, treads water while pedaling on his invention, a bicycle that stays afloat thanks to a pair of white plastic tubes, in Zhenning, Guizhou province in China. Photo by Reuters/Stringer. What do restaurants, gunpowder and paper money...
Anti-Houthi protesters seek refuge as pro-Houthi police troopers use tear gas to disperse them in Yemen’s southwestern city of Taiz March 25, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Anees Mahyoub WASHINGTON — The hasty maritime departure of Yemen’s U.S.-...
U.S. Army Private Bowe Bergdahl watches as one of his captors displays his identity tag to the camera at an unknown location in Afghanistan, July 19, 2009. Photo by Reuters TV On June 30, 2009, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl abandoned his post in...
With March Madness in full swing, it is likely that you or someone you know has filled out a bracket for this year’s NCAA Tournament. But those who’ve chosen to “make it interesting” should know that, outside of Las Vegas, betting on any...
Student activists at Washington University in St. Louis take part in the nationwide “Hands up, walk out” protest, demanding justice for the fatal Aug. 9 shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Rinku Sen argues that most young people need...