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Photo of the New York Federal Reserve Bank by Flickr user marioyang. The hottest story in economics today debuted on both NPR’s This American Life and ProPublica. Many of you will hear it on Ira Glass’ show this weekend, but it’s already up online....
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Five days of U.S. and Arab airstrikes in Syria have done serious damage to Islamic State forces, that word today from the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Army General Martin Dempsey. He said...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: We return our attention now to Ferguson, Missouri, where an unarmed black teenager was killed last month by a white police officer, sparking protests and continuing unrest, up to and including last night...
Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The vicious primary between state senator Chris McDaniel and veteran Sen. Thad Cochran demonstrates that tea party divisions persist in the Republican party. And the race still isn’t over, with weeks to go...
Press secretary Josh Earnest hinted at a possible fall nomination of Attorney General Eric Holder’s successor. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Could the White House be hinting at when President Barack Obama might nominate a...
Linda Winslow holds an Emmy Award in 2010 after the PBS NewsHour received the Chairman’s Award.On Friday night, PBS NewsHour’s executive producer Linda Winslow will produce her final NewsHour episode from the control room. With her...