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Dave Greene, who is living off the grid in Hawaii, stands in front of his house. RELATED CONTENTGridlocked by the power grid: Why Hawaii's solar energy industry is at a crossroadsIn Hawaii, the combination of sky-high electricity prices and abundant...
The US Capitol is reflected in a fountain, January 5, 2015 in Washington, DC. Congress is set to tackle Medicare issues, the Iran nuclear deal, and Loretta Lynch. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images. WASHINGTON  — Racing the calendar, Senate...
Cuba’s President Raul Castro (C) holds up his left fist as his Panamanean and U.S. counterparts Juan Carlos Varela (L) and Barack Obama (R) wave before the inauguration of the VII Summit of the Americas in Panama City April 10, 2015, in this...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSBringing Mali’s music back from exile ‘Bang on a Can’ Showcases Inventive Classical Music Conversation: Lollapalooza 2010 JUDY WOODRUFF: It’s called Big Ears, a musical gathering that Rolling...
Attorney General Eric Holder issued a memo to Justice Department employees on personal conduct, on and off duty. WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder has issued a memo to Justice Department employees reminding them that soliciting...
I test drove a pair of indoor sunglasses that claimed to correct colorblindness. A Mountain Dew product was among the many items that caught my eye. Photo by Ariel MinSUBJECT: STRONG EMOTIONS Guys, I’ve been staring at a Mountain Dew can for...