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// Watch Colorado’s gubernatorial candidates debate at 9:30 p.m. EDT (7:30 p.m. MDT) on Wednesday, Oct. 15, featuring incumbent Gov. John Hikenlooper (D) and Bob Beauprez (R). Live stream courtesy KKTV 11 News. The two candidates for Colorado...
Doctors operate on a trachoma patient in the operating room at Ellis Island Hospital, circa 1920. Oct. 15, 1966 marked the day that Ellis Island (along with Liberty Island and the Statue of Liberty) was officially listed on the U.S. National...
Wednesday marks the beginning of open enrollment for Medicare. Photo by Flickr user Images_of_money. Editor’s Note: The open enrollment period for Medicare opens today. But what does that actually mean, and what are you supposed to do? Making Sen$e...
Today, the National Book Award finalist list was cut in half with the announcement of the short lists for awards in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young people’s literature. The list includes such recognized writers as Pulitzer Prize winner...
VIENNA — An Iranian nuclear agreement is the Obama administration’s grandest foreign policy objective, a legacy-defining endeavor that holds the prospect of ending the gravest potential threat to Israel and the Middle East and reintegrating...
Pro-democracy protesters clash with police officers in Hong Kong on Oct. 15. Photo by Alex Ogle/AFP/Getty Images Hong Kong police armed with riot shields and pepper spray battled pro-democracy activists for control of an underpass overnight...