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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (2nd L) poses for members of the media with foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council as they meet to discuss Middle East concerns about an emerging nuclear deal with Iran, at the Chief of Mission Residence...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS ANCHOR: As we reported, the death toll from the earthquake in Nepal has now surpassed 8,000. Pamela Constable of The Washington Post just returned from that country, joins us now from Washington...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS ANCHOR: There was an important court ruling on Friday. The Illinois Supreme Court voted unanimously to strike down a law passed in December of 2013 that was meant to rescue the state’s...
Republican presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz shakes hands with a supporter following his speech during the Freedom Summit in Greenville, South Carolina May 9, 2015. The array of GOP hopefuls at the summit struggled to stand out. Photo by Chris...
Nepali military personnel carry a body recovered from a collapsed building after the April 25 earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, May 10, 2015. Fresh avalanches and poor weather conditions have called off rescue operations in the northern region. Photo...
An investigation revealed the Department of Defense paid 14 NFL teams $5.4 million. Photo via Getty Images. The United States Department of Defense paid the National Football League more than $5 million in taxpayer money between 2011 to 2014 to...