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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Officials from the U.S. and Cuba resumed talks today in Washington. They’re trying to iron out the details of reestablishing diplomatic relations, which were broken off more than 50 years ago...
Video still by PBS NewsHourWASHINGTON — The fate of the bulk collection of American phone records by the National Security Agency is now before the Senate, in what is increasingly looking like a game of legislative chicken. The Senate is expected to...
A sign in front of the Veterans Affairs building in Washington, D.C. Photo by Karen Gleier/Getty ImagesDENVER — Construction crews are returning to work at the veterans hospital outside Denver after a last-minute deal with congressional leaders...
An employee plays Pac-Man during an exhibition preview featuring 14 video games acquired by The Museum of Modern Art in New York, March 1, 2013. The video game turns 35 today. Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images Today marks 35 years since Pac-...
Automation has long been a part of the service industry, but how much will robots contribute the white collar world? Photo by Reuters Over the past 20 years, we’ve seen plenty of blue collar jobs outsourced to machines — from auto assembly to...
Ruby Corado, a Washington, D.C., activist, stands in the garden of a group house she opened for LGBT youth in May. Teens can live in the house for up to 18 months while they seek a more permanent home, schooling or a job. Photo by Eric Krupke. It’s...