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STEPHEN FEE: Every afternoon, at his dining room table, 36-year-old Ronald Lewis does his homework. By day, he’s a student — learning to fix heating and air conditioning systems, and he looks after his three kids. He also works the night shift,...
University of Missouri students guide a quad-copter drone off the ground at Columbia’s Hinkson Field on June 40, 2014. Photo by David Eulitt/Kansas City Star/MCT via Getty Images. CORDOVA, Md. — Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a...
The Spanish Missions, which includes the Alamo, have been awarded world heritage status UNESCO. Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images. Five new sites around the world, including the San Antonio Missions in Texas, were awarded UNESCO World Heritage...
President Barack Obama signs the Fair Sentencing Act, Washington, D.C., August 3, 2010. Aides to the president say he is set to grant commutations to dozens of nonviolent drug offenders in the coming weeks. Photo by Jason Reed/Reuters Aides say...
Former United States Secretary of State and Democratic candidate for president Hillary Clinton walks in the Fourth of July Parade in Gorham, New Hampshire, July 4, 2015. Photo by Dominick Reuter/Reuters WASHINGTON — Earlier this year, Hillary...
People walk near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. July 4. Members of Congress returning to work Tuesday after the Fourth of July holiday face a pending deadline to fund the government, among other items on a daunting summer to-do list. Photo by...