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A Germanwings Airbus A320 plane carrying 144 passengers and six crew members crashed Tuesday in the French Alps, the airline confirmed today. “The conditions of the accident, which have not yet been clarified, lead us to think there are no...
Dr. Robert Koch — photo published in 1907 in Les Prix Nobel.Of all the infectious scourges that have prowled through human history, artists and writers have deemed tuberculosis to be among the most romantic. It is, after all, the disease that...
Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert McDonald testifies before a Senate Veterans’ Affairs hearing on “FY2016 Budget for Veterans’ Programs and FY2017 Advance Appropriations Request” at the U.S. Capitol in Washington...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani (L) smile during their news conference following diplomatic meetings at Camp David, Maryland March 23, 2015. Photo by Gary Cameron/ReutersWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama...
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