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The earnings of some teachers are not covered by Social Security. Photo by Flickr user supafly. Larry Kotlikoff’s Social Security original 34 “secrets”, his additional secrets, his Social Security “mistakes” and his...
Watch PBS NewsHour’s live election coverage in the player above. We will live stream results from 6-11:30 p.m. EST Nov. 4. As control of the U.S. Senate hangs in the balance, PBS NewsHour is bringing you live results and analysis this Election Day....
Daniel Hernandez is a 10th grader with striking eyes and a ready smile who is prone to answer questions with a polite “Yes, ma’am.” This young man, who is 16, used to be described as “shy,” but he knows a lot about kayaking: how to set...
Charlene Houchins, seen here as she was about to cast her ballot on Election Day in 2012, has been voting for more than 60 years. Dedicated voters like her make up the majority in the midterms making a “swing” vote unlikely. Photo by...
A Tunisian woman waves her national flag as she shows her ink-stained finger after voting in the country’s first post-revolution parliamentary election in Tunis on Sunday. Tunisians voted in an election seen as pivotal to establishing...