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Six years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the start of the 2008 recession, David Bosworth takes a closer look at its moral origins. Photo by Flickr user Scott Cawley. Editor’s Note: Six years ago this month, the financial world was...
A White House official has announced that U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will resign Thursday. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Almost immediately after the first reports of Attorney General Eric Holder’s impending resignation surfaced...
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Every brain movement and thought zips between neurons like the current that moves through the wires and circuits in a computer. But the brain is covered with a white tissue, making it impossible for scientists to see how it makes these connections...
Watch President Barack Obama’s comments about the worldwide fight against Ebola at the United Nations on Thursday. Despite the recent efforts to contain Ebola in West Africa, “we are not moving fast enough,” said President Barack...
A green sea turtle swims in the waters of Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, one of the areas covered under the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument. An expansion to the preserve, signed by President Obama, will see the protected...