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Video still by PBS NewsHour WASHINGTON — Dissenters within the National Security Agency, led by a senior agency executive, warned in 2009 that the program to secretly collect American phone records wasn’t providing enough intelligence to...
Students at A Miami Dade College event announcing 22 scholarships for undocumented students through TheDream.US. Photo by Cristian Lazzari\Miami Dade College Media Relations.The day after President Barack Obama unveils his plans for new changes to...
Image by NASA/NSBRI On Earth, human bodies share many similarities, yet also possess many differences, including factors influenced by both sex and gender. However, what happens to those factors when you put the human body in space? A study...
Final rule for being happier at work: Laugh more. Photo by Flickr user Glen Wright This story was originally published on Next Avenue. A story caught my attention on the NBC Nightly News last night. It was about Clockwork Active Media, a Minneapolis...
WASHINGTON — After years of wrangling with Congress over how to fix the country’s immigration system, President Barack Obama is ready to announce his plan to take action alone. Just how far does he go? Who’s going to be covered? How do...
The head of the company that oversaw the ferry that sunk back in April, killing more than 300 passengers, was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images A South Korean district court Thursday sentenced the chief executive...