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WASHINGTON — The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday. Authorities have identified the intruder...
I lived in Budapest, Hungary for two years and never spent more than a few hours in Miskolc, the country’s third largest city just a two-hour drive from the capital. But unlike Budapest, which has been flourishing with a rising population, music...
Dozens of Syrian Kurds walk on Friday near Suruc, a southeastern province in Turkey. Thousands of Syrian Kurds began crossing into Turkey on Friday after Islamic State fighters attacked their villages in northern Syria. Credit: Ilyas Akengin/AFP/...
At 2.5 billion light-years away, the galaxy Andromeda, our galaxy’s largest neighbor, is set to collide and absorb The Milky Way in 5 billion years. Credit: GALEX, JPL-Caltech, NASA Large galaxies absorb smaller ones in order to survive in the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell once again fell on a sword late yesterday afternoon when he told reporters that his response to the Ray Rice incident had been inadequate. In the meantime, the league...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Turning now to yet another major security breach at one of America’s largest retailers — this time, at Home Depot. What went wrong? And why can’t hackers be stopped? For more, we are joined...