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Watch VideoGWEN IFILL: This month marked the 70th anniversary of the first test of a nuclear bomb. It was a milestone for science, and credited with leading to the end of World War II. But one group isn’t celebrating. They call themselves the...
Watch VideoJUDY WOODRUFF: Hosting the Olympic Games has become a kind of Olympian feat in itself. Many cities have struggled with it, while others have said the outcome is well worth it. But Boston’s ambivalence about hosting the Summer Games...
Watch VideoGWEN IFILL: After years of debate, the Boy Scouts of America voted last night to end a ban on adult leaders who are openly gay. The policy still would allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain an exclusion for religious reasons. The...
JUDY WOODRUFF: Lawyers for convicted spy Jonathan Pollard announced today that the U.S. government will be granting the 60-year-old parole. The former Naval intelligence analyst was convicted of selling classified information to Israel, and has been...
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Red Uakari (Cacajao calvus ucayalii) sleeping showing pale eyelids. Photo by Mark Bowler/via Getty Images Why the red face, bald uakari monkey? Are you hot? Are you embarrassed that your Amazonian treemate isn’t wearing any clothes? Or are you sick...