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The Obama administration set their sights on stricter ozone pollution thresholds, looking to fulfill one of President Obama’s original campaign promises. AP Photo/Nick Simonite WASHINGTON — The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to...
Proposed regulations from the Department of Education look to improve teacher preparation and interaction with students. Photo by Melanie Stetson Freeman/The Christian Science Monitor Too many new teachers are under-prepared for the classroom and...
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent surgery Wednesday to clear coronary blockage. Photo by Steve Petteway, Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had surgery...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSVIDEO: Fires, smoke and gunshots disrupt Ferguson protests Understanding the grand jury ruling on Michael Brown’s death Have months of discussion on Ferguson advanced the discussion on racial profiling...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSVIDEO: Fires, smoke and gunshots disrupt Ferguson protests Understanding the grand jury ruling on Michael Brown’s death Have months of discussion on Ferguson advanced the discussion on racial profiling...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Two teenage girls blew themselves up at a busy market in Nigeria today, leaving at least 30 people dead. It happened in the northeastern city of Maiduguri. One of the teenagers set off her bomb, and...