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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioEditor’s note: This is an updated segment that originally aired on November 2, 2014. STEPHEN FEE: Like millions of Americans, Oregonian Pam Wald was riveted by the video of Brittany Maynard, a 29 year old woman...
Practicing Mormons march during a gay pride parade in Salt Lake City, Utah, June 3, 2012. Photo by Jim Urquhart/ReutersSALT LAKE CITY — A Republican-controlled Senate committee in the Utah Legislature offered its unanimous and at times emotional...
The tagline asks, “Why is it so hard to see black and blue?” But, this time, it’s not the piece of clothing that finds itself at the heart of the debate. Instead, the image focuses on a woman dressed in a (very clear) white-and-gold version of the...
Photo by Sean Murphy/The Image Bank via Getty Images. The economy added a healthy 295,000 jobs in February and the unemployment rate fell to 5.5 percent — its lowest level since May 2008. Sluggish wage growth marred an otherwise strong jobs...
As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton used a personal email account and a private server based out of her New York home, rather than official government email. In light of that revelation this week, a House Oversight committee subpoenaed her...
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that parents begin reading aloud to their children starting in infancy. Photo by Flickr user kelly.sikkema.The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that parents begin reading aloud to their children...