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WASHINGTON — Calling Hillary Rodham Clinton “a war hawk,” Sen. Rand Paul says that if the former secretary of state seeks the presidency, some voters will worry that she will get the U.S. involved in another Mideast war. Paul is a...
Grappling with a population boom, the maternity ward at the Jose Favella Hospital in the Philippine capital of Manila is one of the busiest in the world, with an average of 60 births per day. No other hospital in the country has a higher birth rate...
WASHINGTON — Paul Ryan was No. 2 on the Republicans’ presidential ballot in 2012, and the Wisconsin congressman is thinking about whether he’ll try to move to the top of his party’s ticket in 2016. When asked on Sunday about...
The Philippine capital of Manila is now one of the most densely-populated urban areas on earth. The city, the second-most populous city in the country, is so congested that its nearly 1.7 million inhabitants occupy just over 9,500 acres. And with...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Good evening, thanks for joining us. We begin tonight with Syria where the extremist militant group ISIS has increased its control in parts of that country and in neighboring Iraq. The Syrian...
For days, police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., wore camouflage, riot gear and helmets and carried assault rifles and ammunition. Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images EDGARTOWN, Mass. — The White House is conducting a review of programs...