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Soulful rocker Joe Cocker, seen in 1970, died on Monday at the age of 70 from lung cancer, according to his agent Barrie Marshall. Art Beat collected five of Cocker’s most famous performances to help remember the Grammy-winning artist. Joe Cocker...
Margaret Warner talks with Rebecca Frankel, author of the new book “War Dogs,” about the powerful bond between servicemen and their combat dogs. Video shot by Morgan Till, edited by Ariel Min. The crucial link for an effective war-dog...
How is capitalism changing? Former Citigroup CFO Sallie Krawcheck sees it becoming more inclusive, and consequently, more prosperous. Photo by Flickr user Richard Schneider. Editor’s Note: A more inclusive capitalism will mean a more prosperous...
The Chinese firm HKND has a contract to build the 173-mile long Nicaraguan Canal, which will connect Caribbean and the Pacific, and operate it for 50 years. Nicaragua Canal Project Overview image from HKND Work begins today on the $50 billion...
WASHINGTON — Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell says health care sign-ups are off to an encouraging start, but a lot of work is still needed to make the second open enrollment season for the federal insurance market a...
The Food and Drug Administration warns consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine. Photo by FDA WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even...