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File photo of Michael Morell, left, in 2012 by Larry Downing/Reuters WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama ordered a barrage of CIA drone strikes in Yemen in 2013 that killed the al-Qaida operatives behind the most serious plotting against American...
Children riding home from school watch as Baltimore residents celebrate at the corner of West North Avenue and Pennsylvania after authorities released a report on the death of Freddie Gray on Friday. In Baltimore, 22 percent of African American...
Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for more than two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social Security original 34 “secrets...
The all-women Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, said Saturday that it would start admitting self-identified transgender women. Photo courtesy of Smith College Smith College, the largest of the Seven Sisters schools, voted to change its...
Secretary of State John Kerry, center, arrives at a news conference at the Nairobi Sankara Hotel on Monday in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo by Andrew Harnik/Pool via Reuters NAIROBI, Kenya — Secretary of State John Kerry condemned South Sudan’s...
Carly Fiorina speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, New Hampshire, in April. The former tech CEO is expected to announce her White House bid Monday. Photo by Brian Snyder/Reuters She is a determined force who...