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PBS NewsHour’s Margaret Warner narrates “Peter and the Wolf” by Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev. Warner appeared at The Castleton Festival on Sunday, July 13, the day that famed composer and founder of the festival Lorin Maazel died at the...
Aid is delivered in Doruma, Democratic Republic of Congo in 2009. Photo by Flickr user Julien Harneis. Editor’s Note: If economic growth is determined by a certain set of personality traits that are either culturally or genetically transmitted, as...
Democratic Alaska Senator Mark Begich’s re-election campaign is one to watch. Photo by Marc Lester for The Washington Post via Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: The establishment has had a good season … Incumbents are tough to...
Photo by Flickr user katsrcool WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will press Congress this week to keep highway and transit aid flowing to states. The White House says Obama will discuss the issue during remarks Tuesday at a facility in Virginia...
Just like our @DFB_Team_EN I have fantastic support from my crew. Congrats from #ISS to the #WorldChamp. Great game! pic.twitter.com/sw4gGbtvwh — Alexander Gerst (@Astro_Alex) July 13, 2014 European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst...
Photo by AP/U.S. Army WASHINGTON — A senior defense official says Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who spent nearly five years as a Taliban captive in Afghanistan, has been returned to regular Army duty. As of Monday he is assigned to U.S. Army...