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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSHere’s the real reason people in Baltimore are protesting Should government play a role in addressing root causes of Baltimore’s upheaval? Will Freddie Gray’s death provoke changes in Baltimore? GWEN...
Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: Baltimore police today finished their investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, the case that has roiled the city for days.  Officers arrested the 25-year-old Gray on April 12th and hauled him into a...
This image shows planet Mercury’s Shakespeare basin, where the MESSENGER spacecraft collided on Thursday after its 11-year mission. Image by NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington The planet...
When editorial cartoonist Jack Ohman sat down to illustrate his father’s final years, he did not want to sugar-coat his own experiences providing four years of long term care. Otherwise, the story would not have been worth telling, he...
Students at the University of Mississippi gather signatures for the reinstatement of Dan Jones, the university’s chancellor, who was ousted by the state’s board of trustees for higher education in March 2015. (Photo: Kayleigh Skinner/The...
A House committee voted to subpoena Department of Veterans Affairs personnel as part of an expanding probe that explores how veteran disability and pension claims have been handled. Photo by Karen Gleier/Getty Images WASHINGTON — A House committee...