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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: This Saturday marks the 30-year anniversary of the nomination of the first woman ever to run for vice president on a major party ticket. She was New York Democratic Congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro....
Photo shows Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 leaving Schiphol Airport in Schiphol, the Netherlands, on July 17, 2014. Malaysia Airlines said that it had lost contact with the plane over eastern Ukraine Thursday morning EDT. By Thursday afternoon, the U...
Tourists walk past a group of “beach boys” in Malindi, Kenya. Photo by Mia Collis/PBS NewsHour Malindi, Kenya: A vacation destination with something for everyone. Sitting on the crystal coast of east Africa, the resort town offers glass-bottomed...
Elaine Stritch performs “I’m Still Here” from 2010′s “A Broadway Celebration: In Performance at the White House,” a PBS music special that was held in the East Room of the White House. Cabaret legend and Broadway...
Members of the Ugandan gay community at the funeral of a murdered activist, David Kato, in 2011. Photo by MARC HOFER/AFP/Getty Images According to a recent United Nations report, it may be possible to control the AIDS epidemic by as early as 2030,...
Mitch Tyner, attorney for the Chris McDaniel campaign, said there was enough evidence of voting irregularities to support a legal challenge against the McDaniel’s runoff election loss to six-term incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran. Tyner said to...