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Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: The U.S. Army sergeant who disappeared in Afghanistan for five years now faces a court martial. Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was formally charged today with desertion and avoiding military service. Bergdahl...
Liu Wanyong, 52, treads water while pedaling on his invention, a bicycle that stays afloat thanks to a pair of white plastic tubes, in Zhenning, Guizhou province in China. Photo by Reuters/Stringer. What do restaurants, gunpowder and paper money...
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington March 25, 2015. Obama said Wednesday...
On Wednesday, Publisher HarperCollins released the cover of Harper Lee’s second novel, “Go Set a Watchman,” slated for release this summer. The company’s president Michael Morrison said the design evoked the decade in which...
Anti-Houthi protesters seek refuge as pro-Houthi police troopers use tear gas to disperse them in Yemen’s southwestern city of Taiz March 25, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Anees Mahyoub WASHINGTON — The hasty maritime departure of Yemen’s U.S.-...
U.S. Army Private Bowe Bergdahl watches as one of his captors displays his identity tag to the camera at an unknown location in Afghanistan, July 19, 2009. Photo by Reuters TV On June 30, 2009, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl abandoned his post in...