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Boys carry food cans during a food distribution by the World Food Program in Dolo Town, Liberia, east of the capital Monrovia, on Sept. 2. Photo by Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images This year’s Ebola outbreak is the worst of its kind, with more than...
Poet Galway Kinnell speaks during Poets House’s 17th Annual Poetry Walk Across The Brooklyn Bridge on June 11, 2012 in Brooklyn, New York. Kinnell died Tuesday at age 87. Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images American poet Galway Kinnell,...
Saira Blair, 18, could soon represent West Virginia’s 59th district in the state House of Delegates. Photo by Matt Ehrichs Saira Blair studies economics at West Virginia University, belongs to the knitting club and the College Republicans. She...
The Education Department will announce a “gainful employment” rule, targeting for-profit schools that produce grads who can’t find jobs to pay off loans. Photo by Joshua Lott/Bloomberg WASHINGTON — For-profit colleges that...
Thomas Menino, seen on the day after election to his 5th term as mayor of Boston in 2009, died Thursday at the age of 71. Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images BOSTON — Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes...
He may not be happy that the Fed ended their bond-buying program Wednesday, but Paul Krugman is heartened by Janet Yellen’s concern for the unemployed. Photo by IMF Staff Photograph/Stephen Jaffe via Flickr user International Monetary Fund....