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High temperatures and high humidity are expected to send more people to health professionals for care as the climate changes. Photo by David McNew/Getty Images Climate change is happening, and with that will come more deaths from heat-related...
Two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Brownsville, Texas, where hundreds of children, most from Central America, are being held after crossing the border. Photo by Ross...
Will Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., survive election day? Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call Despite Eric Cantor’s seismic loss in Virginia, establishment Republicans had another good month in June. The Virginia congressman and now-former majority...
Photo by Denis Charlet/AFP/Getty Images Facebook users discovered this weekend that their News Feeds may have been altered for a psychological experiment. According to a June 17 paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 689,000...
Members of the media set up in front of the U.S. Supreme Court Monday in Washington, DC. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Waiting for Hobby Lobby Scathing VA report; Obama to announce new boss Our updated Senate ratings...
WASHINGTON — Congress is wildly unpopular. In fact, two-thirds of Americans want their own House member booted. And the tea party is dogging longtime Republican lawmakers. So incumbents are sweating out this year’s election, right? Nope....