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Photo by Flickr user markgranitz. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000 questions from the Ask The Headhunter community over the past decade. In this special Making Sense edition of Ask The...
Kansas incumbent Governor Sam Brownback debates Democratic challenger Paul Davis live from Wichita at 1:40 p.m. EDT/12:40 p.m. CDT today. Join PBS NewsHour and KPTS for a special screening of this event, and chat with fellow viewers and the...
Jeffrey Fowle, shown in a pamphlet for Moraine, Ohio, was arrested earlier this year for leaving a Bible at a nightclub outside of Chongjin. WASHINGTON (AP) — American detainee Jeffrey Fowle has been released from North Korea, nearly six months...
Students from the University of Texas at Austin help plant coconut trees in Markandi, India. Photo courtesy of Nourish International While studying at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Sindhura Citineni decided she wanted to find a...
Thirty percent fewer people turnout in midterms than presidential elections, and Democratic base voters tend to be the ones who stay home. Image by Reuters/Danny Moloshok Today in the Morning Line: Obama calls red-state Democrats “strong allies...
A shop of organic cosmetics and soap. Photo by Flickr user rosipawWASHINGTON — There’s a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the...