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A new study from the Pew Research Center explored what factors influence public opinion about issues, such as genetically modified foods or climate change, and found the reasons aren’t always clear. Photo by Susan Melkisethian/Flickr.There...
[Watch Video]AME bishops are holding an annual meeting in New Orleans, and at 1 p.m. EDT today, they will hold a press conference at which they’ll address recent church fires. PBS NewsHour will live stream in the player above. A federal law...
Video by Buzzfeed Ted Cruz stopped by the Buzzfeed offices to prove he was the biggest fan of “The Simpsons” by working his way through many personalities made famous by the animated comedy.RELATED LINKSWhat does Ted Cruz believe? Where...
Millicent Owuor, 20, holds her newly born twin boys named after President Barack Obama and Republican former presidential contender Mitt Romney at Siaya District Hospital, near Obama’s ancestral home village of Kogelo, Kenya on Nov. 7, 2012....
[Watch Video]President Barack Obama will deliver a statement on Cuba from the White House Rose Garden, scheduled for 11 a.m. today. PBS NewsHour will live stream in the player above. WASHINGTON — The United States and Cuba have agreed to open...
The largest of the for-profits, the University of Phoenix, has shrunk dramatically in recent years. Its announced enrollment of 213,800 in March was less than half of the university’s 475,000 students during its peak, in 2010. Photo by Joshua...