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Lindsey Oliver (L) and Nicole Pries stand during a ceremony performed by Robin Gorsline outside the John Marshall Court’s Building in Richmond, Virginia October 6, 2014. Tax Day is an accounting nightmare for same-sex couples who live in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMIKE TAIBBI: They’re everywhere on Oahu: on the roofs of businesses, libraries, and one house after another. The amount of rooftop solar now accounts for 12 percent of the electric utility’s users. That’s more than...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJOHN CARLOS FREY: At Ward 86, a bustling outpatient HIV clinic at San Francisco General Hospital, nurse Diane Jones drops everything when this pager goes off. It means that someone in the city just tested HIV...
Dave Greene, who is living off the grid in Hawaii, stands in front of his house. RELATED CONTENTGridlocked by the power grid: Why Hawaii's solar energy industry is at a crossroadsIn Hawaii, the combination of sky-high electricity prices and abundant...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioKAREN HAAS, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS: It’s always just been called “Young African-American Couple in Front of Segregated Movie Theater.” Didn’t have a firm date, we didn’t know anything about it. JARED BOWEN: This was the...
The US Capitol is reflected in a fountain, January 5, 2015 in Washington, DC. Congress is set to tackle Medicare issues, the Iran nuclear deal, and Loretta Lynch. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images. WASHINGTON  — Racing the calendar, Senate...