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Credit: NewsHour Weekend It has been two years since the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, and the state of Connecticut now has some of the most restrictive gun policies in the country. While federal legislation stalled in partisan gridlock...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s push to cover America’s uninsured faces another big test Monday. This time, it’s not only how the website functions, but how well the program itself works for millions who are starting to...
“Death of Washington, Dec. 14. A.D. 1799″ by N. Currier, from the Library of Congress It was a house call no physician would relish. On Dec. 14, 1799, three doctors were summonsed to Mount Vernon in Fairfax County, Virginia to attend to...
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Protesters in Washington, D.C. on Dec. 13, 2014. Credit: Eric Krupke/PBS NewsHour Thousands marched in New York City and Washington, D.C. on Saturday in two of the largest protests this year against fatal shootings by police. Protesters in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: And now to Viewers Like You. We begin with your comments on the conversation we had about student loans and the new options that allow borrowers to modify the terms of their loans. Panhead20 wrote...