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AUSTIN, Ind. — Holli Reynolds didn’t entirely understand what the HIV virus was when the news broke earlier this year that 11 people in her tiny town had tested positive for the virus that causes AIDS. Neither did her classmates...
From Maypoles to May baskets, this year’s May Day inspired a different type of excitement in Istanbul, where more than 140 people have been detained after clashing with police over anti-government and labor protests on International Workers’...
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American R&B and soul singer Ben E. King died Thursday at the age of 76. King, who is best known for his hit song “Stand By Me,” began his career in the 1950s, singing for The Drifters. The group had several hits, including “There Goes My Baby...
Before you place an online wager on Saturday’s fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, you should know who’s running the site. Joe Camporeale/USA TODAY Sports via Reuters http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04...
Editor’s Note: Jonathan Pond is a longtime financial planning expert and author (“Safe Money in Tough Times,” “Your Money Matters”) who has worked with public television for many years, both as guest and host. He’s as sound a financial...