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The numbers reveal the horror of the Great War: Sixty-five million soldiers fought. Nine million killed in combat. Nearly 20 million wounded. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, the conflict that reshaped Europe, redefined...
Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., waits for her colleagues to arrive before an April 2 news conference on the Senate steps of the Capitol to support equal pay for women and an increase in the minimum wage. Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Today in the...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies in Congress are making a concerted election-year push to draw attention to women’s wages, linking Obama executive actions with pending Senate legislation aimed at closing a...
Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images Ballot boxes are carried via pedicabs Tuesday in the city of Yogyakarta, Indonesia in preparation of Indonesia’s April 9 legislative elections. Political parties hoping to put forth a standalone candidate...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Hopes of finding that missing Malaysian airliner were cautiously on the rise today. That followed a flurry of reports that searchers may have picked up signals from the plane’s black boxes. Lucy...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSIMF chief Christine Lagarde on removing hurdles from a strong global economy What’s behind Russia’s spending promises for Crimea Is history repeating itself in Crimea? JUDY WOODRUFF: Ukraine is back in...