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When you die, should your loved ones have access to your Facebook, Yahoo and other online accounts? A group of influential lawyers says yes, unless you specify otherwise in a will. The Uniform Law Commission was expected to endorse a plan Wednesday...
Six-year-old Jacob Portillo says he likes eating his broccoli at summer camp at Park View Recreation Center in Washington, D.C. The camp offers free lunches — funded by the USDA — to all participants and children in the community. For...
Social status is just as heritable as height, argues Gregory Clark in his 2014 book, “The Son Also Rises.” 1885 photo from the Greene County, Pennsylvania Archives from Flickr user Greene Connections. Editor’s Note: If you think...
Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes campaigns for Senate in Louisville May 19. Grimes set a new state fundraising record of $4 million in the second quarter. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: New Iowa...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Gwen has just given us a good overview of how the overall U.S. economy is faring. RELATED LINKSProfile: Rebecca van Bergen Gives Wings to Struggling Artisans Raising start-up cash in the 21st century...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPresident Obama hits the road to tout economy, raise money How Do You See Immigration Reform Affecting the Economy? Extreme winter weather causes widespread disruption for U.S. economy GWEN IFILL: It...