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A series of wildfires that began last week continued to rage in Washington state, as thousands of firefighters were deployed throughout the region. Photo by Elaine Thompson/AP Wildfires in Washington state continued to rage Sunday, burning more than...
Forty-five years ago today, at 10:56 p.m. EDT, Neil Armstrong took the most famous step of the 20th century. With more than half a billion people watching, the commander of the Apollo 11 climbed down the spacecraft’s ladder and on to the surface of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Good evening, thanks for joining us. A pro-Russian separatist leader said today that critical evidence has been recovered from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that evidently was shot down Thursday...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Turning now to the conflict in the Middle East, Secretary of State Kerry today also offered a robust defense of Israel’s military operations to end rocketfire from Gaza and to destroy hidden tunnels...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: As you just heard, there’s been a sharp escalation of fighting in Gaza with those 13 Israeli soldiers and approximately 100 Palestinians killed in clashes earlier today. Since the conflict began,...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: This week, the District of Columbia became the latest jurisdiction to decriminalize possession of marijuana. It’s part of a growing national trend. For the latest about all this, we’re joined by...