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People gather next to rubble and a hotel set on fire during a demonstration against French weekly Charlie Hebdo’s publication of a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed in Niamey, Niger on Jan. 17.  Credit: BOUREIMA HAMA/AFP/Getty Images At least...
A child holds a flyer with the faces of the 43 missing students from the Ayotzinapa Teacher Training College, during the search of the students in Lomas del Zapatero, on the outskirts of Iguala, Guerrero on Jan. 15. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez A new...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: For the latest about stepped-up security in Belgium, we are joined now via Skype from Brussels by Matthew Dalton. He is a reporter with “The Wall Street Journal...
Police in North Miami have suspended a sniper training program after it was revealed that trainees used old mugshots of black suspects during target practice. The pictures, which featured inmates who had been arrested more than a decade ago, were...
WASHINGTON — For the first time in his presidency, Barack Obama will stand before a Republican-led Congress to deliver his State of the Union address and try to convince lawmakers newly empowered to block his agenda that they should instead...
A polar bear keeps close to her young along the Beaufort Sea coast in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska in a March 2007 file photo. Recent findings from a study of mating and movement behaviors of polar bears showed that the arctic marine...