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Before I left for El Salvador I went to my bank to get cash for the trip. The friendly bank teller asked me where I was headed. It turned out that she was born in El Salvador and still had family there. “Why are you going there?” she...
Some new, more diverse faces may soon be used for emoji symbols, after a push for more racial diversity earlier this year by smartphone users gained traction with developers.  skin tone modifier will change the face of #emojis #raciallydiverseemojis...
WASHINGTON — The two remaining Americans who had been held in North Korea have been released and are on their way home, U.S. officials said Saturday. A spokesman for Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Clapper was accompanying...
PBS NewsHour Weekend recently traveled to El Salvador to report on gang violence that has forced many Salvadorans to seek a new life in the United States. But that violence isn’t confined within El Salvador’s borders. Residents from other Central...
President Barack Obama vowed to target the Islamic State with air strikes during a prime-time address on September 10 in Washington, D.C. On Friday, Obama announced a plan to expand the US’s efforts to fight the Islamic State in Iraq. That...
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