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Americans think the gap between rich and poor is the biggest global threat, according to a recent Pew survey. Photo by Flickr user Isc21. Nuclear weapons. Ethnic conflict. Global warming. Americans have a lot to be worried about these days. But what...
Nicole Pries, foreground, and Lindsey Oliver embrace after becoming the first same-sex couple to be married in a ceremony performed by Robin Gorsline in a ceremony outside the John Marshall Court’s Building in Richmond, Virginia Oct. 6, 2014....
Tents are set up as heath control centers on an air base near the Senegalese capital Dakar on Sept. 27. Senegal opened an air corridor to allow humanitarian aid to be delivered to areas most affected by the Ebola virus. Photo by Seyllou/AFP/Getty...
A poster from Ohio State University’s Yes is Sexy Campaign.When the sexual assault prevention group Culture of Respect attended the Dartmouth Summit on Sexual Assault in July to promote its forthcoming website, the group went by a different...
Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist waits next to an empty podium for Gov. Rick Scott who delayed his entry onto stage for a televised debate Wednesday due to a dispute over an electric fan. Scott and Crist face off in the Florida governors race....
A Kurdish refugee from the Syrian town of Kobani washes her hands in a camp in the southeastern town of Suruc, Sanliurfa province. Photo by Kai Pfaffenbach/ReutersWASHINGTON — Dusty and remote, the Syrian city of Kobani has become an unlikely spoil...