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Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images Five things Republicans hope to do if they win control of the Senate this fall: 1. Try to pass measures backed by some congressional Democrats but opposed by President Barack Obama. This could...
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra musicians have been locked out of the Woodruff Arts Center since Sept. 7, following a breakdown in contract negotiations between management and musicians’ unions. Credit: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra The Grammy Award-...
Dajun Zeng, originally of Wuhan, China, spoke during the Chinatown protest on Sunday afternoon. Credit: Carey Reed/NewsHour Weekend More than 50 people gathered in the Chinatown section of Manhattan on Sunday in solidarity with the pro-democracy...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioALISON STEWART: During a speech attended by thousands today at Madison Square Garden in New York, the new Indian prime minister Narendra Modi predicted that India is entering a new age of achievement. He meets with...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioALISON STEWART: The debate over personal privacy versus national security took a new turn Thursday when the director of the FBI criticized Apple and Google for developing encrypted smartphones, devices he warned...
A demonstrator gestures opposite policemen during a pro-democracy protest in Hong Kong on Sept. 28. Credit: Xaume Olleros/AFP/Getty Images Police fired tear gas on Sunday to disburse thousands of pro-democracy protesters, who had blocked the main...