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U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel hold a news conference at the Pentagon Oct. 30, 2014 in Arlington, Virginia. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesUpdated 12:15 p.m. | WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered top-to-bottom changes in...
Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari sat down with senior correspondent Jeffrey Brown to discuss their new film, “Rosewater,” and how humor can be a salve in adverse situations. “Rosewater,” the screenwriting and directorial debut of “The...
Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari sat down with senior correspondent Jeffrey Brown to discuss their new film, “Rosewater,” and how it all came about. Having delivered pointed political barbs and satire about the media and much more since 1999, Jon...
A view of cellular communication towers on March 6, 2014 in Emeryville, California. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The Justice Department is collecting data from thousands of cellphones through high-tech gear deployed on airplanes...
Gender quotas for corporate boards have no trickle-down effect on women’s representation and the gender pay gap in the rest of the workforce. That’s according to a study of Norway’s boardrooms from the National Bureau of Economic...
Coast Project pipeline in Prague, Oklahoma, U.S., on Monday, March 11, 2013. The Gulf Coast Project, a 485-mile crude oil pipeline being constructed by TransCanada Corp., is part of the Keystone XL Pipeline Project and will run from Cushing,...