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100,000 elephant have been illegally poached in the past three years, a rate that could lead to extinction, says a new study published Monday. Photo by flickr user Matt Biddulph As global demand for black-market ivory soars, the number of elephants...
You deserve to see the employee handbook before accepting a job — and before quitting your previous job, says headhunter Nick Corcodilos. Photo by Klaus Vedfelt/Riser via Getty Images. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in...
Simin Behbahani, seen in this Feb. 10, 2007, file photo, was one of Iran’s most prominent writers. She died Tuesday at the age of 87. Photo by Romissa Mofidi Iran’s national poet Simin Behbahani died Tuesday of heart failure at the age of 87,...
While Obama lamented the disproportional apprehension of young black men, he also argued that’s not solely the fault of overzealous cops. Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — When racial tensions erupted midway through his first...
Simin Behbahani, seen in this Feb. 10, 2007, file photo, was one of Iran’s most prominent writers. She died Tuesday at the age of 87. Photo by Romissa Mofidi Iran’s national poet Simin Behbahani died Tuesday of heart failure at the age of 87,...
Demonstrators display signs during a protest in Ferguson, Missouri Monday night. Photo by Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Poll finds racial gap on Ferguson perceptions Why Obama can’t bridge the divide The last...