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Running shoes are laid out in a display at the Boston Public Library to commemorate the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Boston bombing and the year of surveillance scrutiny US-Russia...
Photo by of Tetra Images/Flickr People with old Social Security debts are getting a reprieve — for now. The Social Security Administration had been participating in a program in which thousands of people were having their tax refunds seized to...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Wall Street got the week off to a good start, as stocks recovered ground lost in last week’s sell-off.  The Dow Jones industrial average gained 146 points to close at 16,173. The Nasdaq rose almost...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioEditor’s Note: On the PBS NewsHour Monday, we mistakenly referred to the man suspected of shooting and killing three people in Kansas as Franklin Glenn Cross. His name is Frazier Glenn Cross (or Frazier Glenn...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Now to Ukraine, where the government in Kiev appealed today for U.N. peacekeepers. That’s after pro-Russian gunmen defied demands to surrender. They now control key buildings in 10 eastern cities...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: In 2007, the world got a horrific peek inside the closed world of Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma, as the military regime brutally crushed the Saffron Revolution, led by monks and students...