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Charles Calomiris is worried that if inflation suddenly rises, the Fed won’t be able to control it. Photo by Flickr user Beth. Editor’s Note: With all eyes on the Federal Reserve this week as they ended their bond-buying program, we’ve been...
A viral video thrusted the issue of street harassment into the spotlight this week. Viewed more than 23.5 million times on YouTube since being posted four days ago, the video, by the activist group Hollaback!, shows one woman being harassed more...
People in Burkina Faso’s capital Ouagadougou celebrate after embattled President Blaise Compaore announced on Oct. 31 that he was stepping down to make way for elections following a violent uprising against his 27-year rule. Photo by Issouf...
Minnesota’s U.S. Senate candidates will meet for one last debate at 8 p.m. EST (7 p.m. CT) on Sunday, Nov. 2, just two days out from Election Day. Incumbent Sen. Al Franken (DFL) will defend his record against opponent Mike McFadden (R) live...
U.S. servicemen and women must complete a biennial sexual assault survey. This year, the survey is too graphic for some respondents. (Photo by Mark Wilson) WASHINGTON (AP) — Shocked and offended by explicit questions, some U.S. servicemen and women...
Photo of #SpaceShipTwo debris from @ABC23News’ helicopter. Live stream here: http://t.co/JOhYYG4CUa pic.twitter.com/cKkskNUImM — Cory Bergman (@corybe) October 31, 2014 A test flight of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo ended when an in-...