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On the NewsHour tonight, in collaboration with The Atlantic, a researcher examines why creativity and mental illness is often linked. “As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working with many...
IS demolished a sacred mosque in Mosul, Iraq on Thursday Islamic militants in Mosul, Iraq on Thursday blew up a sacred mosque that was considered the final resting place of the Prophet Jonah. Since June, Mosul has been under control of IS, formerly...
The craft of fine bookmaking is alive and well at the Arion Press in San Francisco, where bindings are handsewn. Photo by Jeremy Raff The Arion Press in San Francisco is one of the country’s last printers dedicated to creating limited edition,...
U.S. Border Patrol agents escort unaccompanied minors and immigrant families from El Salvador after they crossed the Rio Grande illegally into the U.S. Thursday in Mission, Texas. Photo by John Moore/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Border...
Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is summoning Central American leaders to the White House to discuss the influx of young immigrants from their countries to the U.S., hoping to show presidential action even...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a press conference following the Friends of Syria meeting in London, on May 15, 2014. Photo by Jacquelyn Martin/AFP/Getty Images CAIRO — Turbulent negotiations to broker a temporary truce in the Gaza...