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An armored personnel carrier with a Russian flag drives outside the regional administration building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk Monday. Photo by GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Ukraine violence threatens...
A front end loader handles Distillers dried grain, a co-product of ethanol production used as animal feed, at the Mid Missouri Energy ethanol plant in Malta Bend, Missouri in 2010. Photo by Patrick Fallon/BloombergWASHINGTON — Biofuels made...
Photo by Gustavo Devito/FlickrWASHINGTON — Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they say...
Photo by Rebecca Emery/Getty ImagesJoan Eisenstodt didn’t have a stopwatch when she went to see an ear-nose-and-throat specialist recently, but she is certain the physician was not in the exam room with her for more than three or four minutes. “He...
Credit: Alexander Joe/AFP/Getty Images Sunday marks the 50th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s statement to the South African Supreme Court at his trial on charges of sabotage. Like other famous speeches it now has a shorthand reference —...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: On this Easter Sunday, we take a look ahead at an unprecedented event happening at the Vatican next weekend: a double canonization of two former popes who will be made saints. Here to tell us more...