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Japanese journalist Kenji Goto works in the field. A Facebook page was constructed calling for the release of Goto, who is held in captivity by Islamic State militants. Photo courtesy of “I am Kenji” Facebook page A hastily constructed...
On Thursday, South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham announced that he has set up a committee to explore a 2016 GOP presidential run. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images WASHINGTON — South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham on Thursday said he has set up a...
A motion-sensitive camera at Yosemite National Park in California captured the rare Sierra Nevada red fox this winter. Photo from the National Park Service. It’s one of only about 50 thought to exist in North America, making the Sierra Nevada...
Paul Solman visited Las Vegas for an inside look at professional gambling on professional sports. Photo by Flickr user josephdepalma. Editor’s Note: On the weekend of the NFL playoffs, Paul Solman left his beloved New England for Paris. There was...
Pope Francis waves during his Sunday Angelus prayer in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Jan. 11, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini. Starting Feb. 16, the Vatican will offer free shaves and haircuts to the homeless every Monday in...
Christine Sun Kim is a sound artist who has been deaf since birth. Art Beat met up with her at Artisphere in Virginia to learn more about her installations and her explorations of the social rules governing sound. Christine Sun Kim is a sound artist...