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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel gives a thumbs-up, while speaking to a potential voter at a phone bank, on election day in Chicago in February. Emanuel defeated Jesus “Chuy” Garcia Tuesday in the mayoral runoff election. Photo by Jim Young/...
Robocalls are never allowed on cellphones, unless you give them prior written consent or it’s an emergency. Photo by Peter Dazeley WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission has been asked to look into the issue of robocalls, the...
[Watch Video]Charya Burt trained in and taught classical Cambodian dance in Phnom Penh, where her family suffered oppression by the Khmer Rouge. Now in the Bay Area, she’s passing on her art — and pushing it in new directions. Video...
U.S. President Barack Obama participates in a roundtable discussion with U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy (L) on the impacts of climate change on public health at Howard University in Washington April 7, 2015. Photo by Gary Cameron/...
Photo of Adnan SyedFor some die-hard fans of Serial, the hit podcast by Sarah Koenig which told the story of Adnan Syed, the story never ended. The true crime narrative of a boy convicted of killing Hae Min Lee, his high school girlfriend, had...
Today is National Beer Day in the U.S. Although this photo is from the opening ceremony for Munich’s Oktoberfest in 2013, we thought it captured the spirit of America’s love of the bitter brew. Photo by Michael Dalder/Reuters Today is...