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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: This weekend’s elections in Afghanistan are expected to produce the country’s first democratic transfer of power. And in one sign of social progress, hundreds of women are running for...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSDebating how the court’s campaign finance decision affects the influence of money on American politics Would lack of campaign donation limits unleash a new level of super-donors? At enrollment deadline,...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSCovering conflict and corruption, journalists face rising threat of violence and imprisonment Number of imprisoned journalists is second-highest on record Report: Female journalists facing more risks,...
Raul Pop holds a sign reading ’11 million need a reform now!’ as he and others participate in a rally in Homestead, FL calling on President Barack Obama to immediately suspend deportations and for Congress to pass an immigration reform...
A screen shot from the senate campaign website for Matt Bevin.LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Stepping into an issue on the political fringes, Republican Senate candidate Matt Bevin spoke at a Kentucky rally meant to build support for legal cockfighting, a...
Airplane manufacturing giant Boeing received a license this week from the US government to send spare parts to Iran for commercial aircraft. The move — first reported by Reuters — is the result of an agreement reached in November that...