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Science Stands created a large, rolling fake chalkboard illustrating the scientific evidence of global warming for the Sept. 21 People’s Climate March. Credit: Carey Reed/NewsHourWeekend NEW YORK — Thousands descended on New York City on...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Later tonight the NASA MAVEN spacecraft is expected to complete a 10-month voyage to Mars. Once it’s placed into orbit, NASA scientists plan to gather information about the red planet’s atmosphere...
Rhinos at Kruger National Park in South Africa. Credit: NewsHour Weekend Conservationists across the globe are marking World Rhino Day on Monday, a day focused on five species of rhino, including black, white and Sumatran rhinos. First announced by...
WASHINGTON — A suspenseful election night is one thing, but what if it stretches out for a month? Or into next year? A handful of tight races in states with quirky election laws make for the headache-inducing possibility that Election Day will...
WASHINGTON — The United States’ ambassador to the United Nations says other nations are pledging support for the fight against Islamic State group militants. But Ambassador Samantha Power on Sunday would not name those countries or...
WASHINGTON — The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday. Authorities have identified the intruder...