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President Obama speaks on the economy in Minneapolis, Minnesota June 27. Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: President Obama embarks on three-day trip The president’s conflicting messages on border crisis 2014 watch:...
The Roots Project South Sudan brings together women of different tribes and communities to make beaded jewelry and ornaments. After gaining its independence three years ago, South Sudan got a rush of media attention. But the continued internal...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is preparing to ask Congress for emergency spending of more than $2 billion to deal with the crisis of unaccompanied kids at the Southern border, but for now he won’t seek legal changes to send the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Rebels in Ukraine tried to regroup today after major setbacks over the weekend.  The pro-Russian fighters lost their former stronghold in Slavyansk and fell back to Donetsk, vowing to keep fighting...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Now to the Middle East, where there has been a major escalation of tensions just in the last few hours. It follows days of unrest sparked by the deaths of three Israeli teens and a Palestinian teenager...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: In Afghanistan, election officials today announced interim results in the recent presidential elections, but they also said no winner can be declared yet because millions of ballots were being audited...