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WASHINGTON — Paul Ryan was No. 2 on the Republicans’ presidential ballot in 2012, and the Wisconsin congressman is thinking about whether he’ll try to move to the top of his party’s ticket in 2016. When asked on Sunday about...
The Philippine capital of Manila is now one of the most densely-populated urban areas on earth. The city, the second-most populous city in the country, is so congested that its nearly 1.7 million inhabitants occupy just over 9,500 acres. And with...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Good evening, thanks for joining us. We begin tonight with Syria where the extremist militant group ISIS has increased its control in parts of that country and in neighboring Iraq. The Syrian...
For days, police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., wore camouflage, riot gear and helmets and carried assault rifles and ammunition. Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images EDGARTOWN, Mass. — The White House is conducting a review of programs...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: What do you say to young women and girls in developed countries who have this opportunity? How do you inspire them to get the same fire in the belly about education that you have, or people from...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: President Petro Poroshenko is set to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Minsk on Tuesday for their first encounter since June. For more, we’re joined by Steve Sestanovich, a senior...