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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: A new report finds that U.S. students’ financial literacy is only average compared to students worldwide. American students also don’t do any better on other international tests which assess...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama has asked Congress for almost $4 billion to deal with the recent influx of unaccompanied children from Central America. But Republicans in Congress have showed no signs of quickly...
WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Thursday ordered the IRS to explain under oath how it lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency’s tea party controversy. U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan gave the tax agency a month...
Teenagers in Shanghai performed the best on the largest ever youth financial literacy exam, far above American 15-year-olds. Photo by Flickr user Newston Free Library. American teens fall below half of their peers in a handful of other developed...
Tesla broadcast tower. Courtesy of Wikipedia Nikola Tesla was born in the middle of a lightning storm 158 years ago today. The 20th century visionary competed with Thomas Edison and had a long list of inventions to his name: the Tesla coil,...
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