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Photo by Bipolar/Stone Collection via Getty Images. Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits....
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, fourth from left, with others before the start of a meeting with P5+1, European Union and Iranian officials at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland,...
A woman shows her clean syringes at the Aids Center of Queens County needle exchange outreach center in New York in 2006. Indiana Governor Mike Pence has launched a 30-day needle-exchange program to stop the virus, which officials say is being...
Water gushes out of a hydroelectric dam in Costa Rica, May 25, 2007. Costa Rica has met all its energy needs using only renewables so far this year. Photo by Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters. In late January, NewsHour reported on Burlington, Vermont, the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN:  The decision today by the 21 nations of the Arab League to create a joint military force because of the crisis in Yemen raises the question, why didn’t the organization mobilize the same way...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioSCOTT SHAFER, KQED: For some, landing in Silicon Valley is like arriving in Shangri-la — the place that Apple, Facebook and Google call home. But even in paradise, there’s traffic. RADIO TRAFFIC REPORT:...