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Photo by Flickr user nateOne. For 29 years now, Paul Solman’s reports on the NewsHour have been trying to make sense of economic news and research for a general audience. Since 2007, our Making Sen$e page has striven to do the same, turning to...
Forty years after his death, musician Nick Drake’s sister wants to set the record straight. She’s just published “Nick Drake: Remembered for a While,” an authorized companion to the artist’s music, to provide a “fuller...
Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says the Ray Rice domestic violence case showed that the National Football League was “behind the curve” in setting policies about athlete behavior. He says new...
Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — From the early stages of the CIA’s coercive interrogations of terror detainees, the agency’s health professionals were intimately involved. Front-line medics and psychologists...
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives leave the Capitol after a vote on the $1.1 trillion omnibus bill on Thursday. The Senate will now take up the $1.1 trillion spending bill to keep the government running through September 2015. Photo by...
U.S. President Barack Obama and Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, R, speak during a press conference at her residence in Yangon on November 14, 2014. Obama began talks with Suu Kyi, in a show of support for the opposition leader...