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Photo by Flickr user Thomas Favre-BulleWASHINGTON — The Education Department on Monday announced a new initiative to attract quality teachers to the schools that need them most. As part of the initiative, the Education Department said it will ask...
Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility, on June 18, 2014, in Brownsville,Texas. Brownsville and Nogales, Ariz. have been central to processing thousands of unaccompanied children who have...
Sen. Kay Hagan (D) of North Carolina is in a tight race with state House speaker Thom Tillis (R), one of four Senate races that could determine control of Congress next year, according to a New York Times poll. Photo by Mary Knox Merrill/The...
Listen to the AudioJOHN LARSON: An opera that is opening at the Lincoln Center Festival in New York on Thursday had its U.S. premiere at the Houston Grand Opera in Texas this past January, where our sister station, Houston Public Media, spoke with...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Post-Edward Snowdwn has the conversation changed, are more people aware now in the last year of not just NSA and the data that they’re gathering, but all the data of them that exists? JULIA ANGWIN:...
Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina is in a tight race with state House speaker Thom Tillis. As elections approach, Democrats are increasingly trying to steer attention away form Washington. Credit: Mary Knox Merrill/The Christian Science Monitor/Getty...