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Washington, D.C. (April 16, 2015) – Emmy award-winning journalist Richard Coolidge, who most recently spent more than two decades at ABC News, will join the PBS NewsHour in the newly created position of Senior Content and Partnerships Producer...
A pair of federal judges expressed their skepticism over challenges to the Obama administration’s plan to reduce the effects of climate change by targeting pollution emitted from coal-fired power plants. Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images...
FShrimp sit on a scale in Buras, Louisiana May 16, 2010. The Agriculture Department says it will propose standards for farmed organic seafood this year. Photo by Hans Deryk/Reuters WASHINGTON — After more than a decade of delays, the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSJournalist offers inside look at modern life in Iran Despite skepticism of Iran, ‘no good alternatives’ to making a deal, says Sen. Flake Iran leaders insist on specific timing of sanction relief for...
Rhiannon Giddens performs “Julie,” a song inspired by a conversation between a slave and her mistress during the Civil War. Video by Frank Carlson and Mike Fritz Singer-songwriter Rhiannon Giddens is the first to admit that she’s...
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