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Anti-Occupy Central protestors hold flags for Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and People Republic of China during a “Walk For Peace And Universal Suffrage” on Sunday, August 17, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: The NewsHour’s foreign correspondent, Margaret Warner, and producer Morgan Till are now in northern Iraq, and Margaret joins us now via Skype from the biggest city in the semi-autonomous Kurdish...
A hitchhiking robot has completed a 3,700-mile journey across Canada Sunday, capping off a research project that explores the relationship between robots and humans. A team of researchers from a group of Canadian universities created hitchBOT, a...
A protestor holds up a photograph of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 9. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has authorized a second autopsy of  Brown to be conducted by a federal...
WASHINGTON — Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Sunday defended the veto that led a grand jury to indict him on two felony counts of abuse of power, noting that even some Democrats have questioned the move by prosecutors. “I stood up for the rule...
The Morgan Library’s “Marks of Genius” exhibit in New York City features nearly 60 works — both well-known and obscure — that help to illustrate what we mean when we say the word “genius.” The collection comes on-loan from the Bodelian Library at...