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Two recent reports define homelessness in different terms. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) On Monday, the National Center on Family Homelessness released a report that said one in 30 children, or roughly 2.5 million kids, are homeless in...
Pay phone booths in New York City will be getting an update soon. Photo by Flickr user Paul Sableman Beginning next year, New York City residents may no longer have to search for a hotspot. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced this week plans to replace...
Artists Barbara and Larry Domsky of Domsky Glass have been married for two decades and have been working side-by-side for even longer. Their work is known internationally and now, in a new studio with a new gallery, their relationship and their art...
Thursday marks the 25th anniversary of the United Nations’ Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). The treaty outlines international standards for children’s rights in areas ranging from health to education to child labor and marriage laws. One...
Graphic by Ashley vonClausburg. NewsHour Extra, the NewsHour’s educational resource site, is challenging students with its annual #MyZeitgeist contest to create digital projects about the most important news events of 2014. Inspired by Google’s...
Bill S. 2280 would approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. Sen. Mary Landrieu and other supporters of TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL pipeline are still one vote shy of the 60 needed as time runs short before tomorrow’s vote. Photo by Andrew...