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Stephen Colbert hosted PBS NewsHour co-anchors and “pushy broads” Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill on “The Colbert Report” in October 2013. After nine years at the helm of Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report,”...
Photo illustration by Getty ImagesJust days before the requirement for most large employers to provide health insurance takes effect, a new poll finds the public easily swayed over arguments for and against the policy. Six in 10 respondents to the...
Which charities will receive your checks this holiday season? Photo by Flickr user jridgewayphotography. Note from Paul Solman: Dean Karlan is a Yale behavioral economist with a mission, a mission almost all economists used to share and many would...
A new NOAA-led report shows the continuing trend of Arctic temperatures rising at more than twice the rate of the rest of the globe. Data by NOAA Arctic air temperatures are rising at more than twice the rate of the rest of the world, a new report...
This November 30, 2009 photo shows the witness room facing the execution chamber of the ‘death house’ at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, Ohio. Photo by Caroline Groussain AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Executions and...
Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, California, U.S. Photo by Jonathan Alcorn/BloombergWASHINGTON — In the weeks before hackers broke into Sony Pictures Entertainment, the studio suffered significant technology outages it blamed on software flaws...