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File photo of First Lady Michelle Obama from May 2014. Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage Michelle Obama called on young African leaders to change traditional attitudes and beliefs that harm girls and women, adding that educating and making women...
A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority. Photo by Getty Images The House made history...
Sen. Corker: If Republicans take the Senate, they could rework rather than kill Obamacare. http://t.co/EyKtxTxL5y pic.twitter.com/ournzuOICy — Capital Journal (@WSJPolitics) July 30, 2014 WASHINGTON — With Republicans close to taking...
Paul Solman notes that The Economist’s Big Mac index seems to link the wealth or poverty of the countries to the price of a Big Mac, not to manipulation of exchange rates. AP Photo/Nick Ut. We have long been admirers of the Economist magazine...
Curtis Harding spoke to Art Beat about his debut album, “Soul Power.” Soul musician Curtis Harding originally wanted to be an oceanographer. He loves the ocean, but growing up in a musical family left its mark. “My mother’s a gospel...
Parks Water Resources drills for water in Winters, California, 30 miles west of Sacramento. Photos by Spencer Michels As California suffers through an historic drought, with penalties for wasting water going into effect this week, something unusual...