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Photo of U.S. Capitol by Adina Tovy/Getty Images An accident involving asbestos forced a temporary closure of the House side of the Capitol on Thursday and prompted House leaders to delay the day’s session for two hours. A hazardous materials...
England’s economic success, beginning with the takeoff of the Industrial Revolution, can be explained by the “survival of the richest,” argues Gregory Clark. Photochrom print of Piccadilly Circus, London, courtesy of the Library of...
Department: NewsHour Productions Supervisor: President, NewsHour Productions Date: June 2014 Status: Exempt, Full-Time Overall Job Objectives: NewsHour Productions LLC at WETA seeks a dynamic leader with executive and journalism experience for the...
President Obama is greeted by Texas Gov. Rick Perry as he arrives in Dallas, Texas Wednesday for a meeting with local elected officials and faith leaders to discuss the humanitarian situation at the Southwest border. Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry attends the Strategic Dialogue expanded meeting with Chinese officials including Wan Gang, Chinese minister of science and technology during the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue held at the Diaoyutai...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Thousands of people in the Northeast assessed damage and waited for the lights to come back on today, after severe storms rolled through last night. Five people were confirmed dead. The worst was in...