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What does it take to save money? It’s a ubiquitous struggle many people face at some point in their lives. But increasingly, it’s not one they have to tackle alone. Evidence from behavioral economists, researchers who study the psychology behind...
WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of federal inmates serving time for drug crimes may be eligible for early release under a cost-cutting proposal adopted Friday that would dramatically reduce the nation’s prison population over time. The U.S....
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The air disaster in Ukraine sparked worldwide condemnation today and fresh claims and counter-claims over who shot down the plane. RELATED LINKSMalaysia Airlines plane shot down near Russian border of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: We take a closer look at what it’s like at the scene where the down with Matt Frei of Independent Television News. He just arrived in Donetsk. I spoke with him a short time ago. RELATED...
The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has estimated that more than 138,000 sea creatures, including the North Atlantic right whale, could be harmed by the use of sonic cannons. Photo by Fish and Wildlife Research InstituteThe Obama...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: And to some of the day’s other main stories now. Iran and six world powers, including the U.S., have agreed to extend talks on curbing the Iranian nuclear program. Sunday had been the deadline...