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A man looks at the debris and damage after an explosion in a Shiite mosque in Peshawar, Pakistan, Friday. Photo by Fayaz Aziz/Reuters An attack on a Shiite congregation in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Friday has claimed the lives of at least 20 people and...
Photo by Chris Ryan/Getty Images. Editor’s Note: Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day. So if you haven’t got a date, and you want one, grab your smartphone or laptop and start the hunt. But since you haven’t much time to find your Saturday...
Johnny Matheny, who lost his arm to cancer in 2008, is a pioneer of advanced arm prosthetics. “Everybody tells me that I’m the only one in the United States that has had my stump into every advanced prosthetic in the United States,” the...
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber, seen here in June, is reportedly stepping down. Photo by Steve Dipaola/Reuters SALEM, Ore. — Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber said he planned to resign amid allegations his fiancee used her relationship with him to enrich...
Justin Giuliano, seen here talking to a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer, is the founder of a hashtag celebrating lesser known African-American historical figures. “I think it’s damaging when you don’t learn about your history,” he said. When...