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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMARTIN SEEMUNGAL: It has been two months since al-Shabaab Islamic militants targeted the university in Garissa, Kenya. A nation made up of more than 80 percent Christians, it was the Christians that the Islamic...
Supporters of the Affordable Care Act celebrate after the Supreme Court upheld the law, Washington, D.C., June 25, 2015. Democrats in Washington want to shift focus to tackle other health care issues following the Court’s decision, but GOP...
Republican presidential candidate and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush speaks at a town hall meeting in Henderson, Nevada June 27, 2015. Bush said he doesn’t think new gun control measures are the way to prevent mass shootings. Photo by David...
Supporters of the Equal Rights Campaign in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., June 25, 2015. The day before the justices handed down the landmark decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, the Court upheld the availability of tax...
Looking inside the dome of the National Advanced Driving Simulator -1. Photo by University of Iowa National Advanced Driving Simulator Virtual reality is shedding light on the dangers of driving stoned. Currently in the U.S., police officers have...
President Barack Obama leads mourners in singing the hymn “Amazing Grace” as he delivers a eulogy in honor of the Reverend Clementa Pinckney during funeral services for Pinckney in Charleston, South Carolina June 26, 2015. Photo by Brian...