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Following his statement on the Iran nuclear deal this afternoon, a reporter asked President Barack Obama if comedian Bill Cosby’s Medal of Freedom would be revoked in light of new sexual assault allegations. The president reminded the group that he...
A teller counts U.S. notes at the Dahabshill money transfer office in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu February 16, 2015. In Somalia, remittances from the U.S. exceed the amount of U.S. foreign aid. Photo by Omar Faruk/Reuters For the economies of...
Soon, pharmacists in California and Oregon will be able to dispense certain types of birth control pills without a prescription. Photo by Gary Cameron/Reuters California and Oregon will be the first states in the nation to allow women to get birth...
Phil Moeller explains how two major Medicare policy changes will affect your health care. Photo by Rob Lewine/Tetra Images/Getty Images Editor’s Note: Journalist Philip Moeller, who writes widely on health and retirement, is here to provide the...
President Barack Obama is scheduled to hold a press conference from the White House at 1 p.m. EDT today. PBS NewsHour will live stream the event in the player above. WASHINGTON — To President Barack Obama, the historic nuclear accord with Iran...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: If Wall Street hoped for a big boost from the Iran nuclear deal, investors were disappointed. Instead, worries about corporate profits kept gains in check. The Dow Jones industrial average added 76...