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Vice President Joe Biden believes an end to violence must go beyond military. Phoeo by Getty Images WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden says societies must offer an “affirmative alternative” to extremism for immigrant communities...
Nestlé’s changing up their chocolate recipes. Soon you’ll be able to say, “nobody’s gonna lay a finger on my artificial flavor-free Butterfinger.” Photo by Flickr user Dat Nguyen Nestlé USA announced Tuesday that it...
Lawmakers want Amtrak to allow small dogs and cats on trains. Photo courtesy of Brandon Ross. WASHINGTON — It all began with Lily, a 15-pound snowball of a French bulldog with the face of a tough guy and the personality of a princess. She and...
A piping plover on the Joulter Cays in the Bahamas soon after it was released by a team of scientists. The pink band on its leg will allow scientists, and citizen scientists, to track the bird from its nesting grounds in the U.S., to its wintering...
Families await word of their loved ones at the General Hospital of Port-au-Prince on Feb. 17, after a high-voltage cable fell on a float during a Carnival parade, killing at least 20 people and injuring dozens more. Photo by Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty...
After-school program Roots & Rhythms teaches drumming to underserved, bilingual students. Video produced by Eve Tarlo and Galia Farber, shot by Christopher Kim and Robert Avila and edited by Anna Ramirez, KLRU‘s Arts in Context. Sevylla...