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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: In Washington, House Republicans were racing to pass something on the border crisis after a day of confusion and chaos on Capitol Hill Thursday. RELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on Obama’s handling of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSGraffiti artists take to the streets of Brazil to combat violence against women Congress extends Violence Against Women Act, ending standstill Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius charged with murder in...
Photo by John Moore/Getty Images WASHINGTON — House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion...
A missile is launched by an “Iron Dome” battery, a short-range missile defence system designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells, on July 15, 2014 in southern Israeli. Photo by David Buimovitch/...
July was the sixth month of job gains over 200,000, but the number of long-term unemployed remains elevated. Photo by AP Photo/David Goldman It wasn’t the month that last month was, and it was less than expected on Wall Street, but July was the...
The Circle of Six smartphone app enables users to reach out to friends if they fear they might be assaulted.While the White House, lawmakers and university administrators debate the best methods to reduce the threat of sexual assault on college...