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An estimated 11 percent of individuals aged 12 or older with alcohol or drug addictions received treatment in 2013, according to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health. The survey, released by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services...
Tourists pass the US Capitol building on a tour bus July 19, 2014 in Washington, DC. Congress has been on break for the month of August. Credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Congress returns to work Monday with a basic task...
WASHINGTON — Abandoning his pledge to act by the end of summer, President Barack Obama has decided to delay any executive action on immigration until after the November congressional elections, White House officials said. The move instantly...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The U.N.’s nuclear watchdog conceded that its progress investigating Iran’s nuclear program has hit a wall. The latest confidential report by the International Atomic Energy Agency was...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: This weeks NATO summit, dominated by the crisis in Ukraine and fears over the Islamic State group, came to a close today in Wales, just as a deal was finalized which could end the fighting in Eastern...
Watch VideoJUDY WOODRUFF: And finally tonight, a look back at the work, the life and the impact of one of the pioneers for women in comedy, Joan Rivers. Flowers and remembrances continued to pile up from outside her New York home to her star on...