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Students across Jefferson County protest a school board proposal to emphasize patriotism and downplay civil unrest. Photo courtesy Colorado Public Radio For the past week in Colorado’s Jefferson County, more than a thousand students have...
NEW YORK, NY — NATO says many Russian troops have left Eastern Ukraine, but Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk — leading his country’s delegation to the UN General Assembly in New York — voiced deep doubt that Russian president...
The International Monetary Fund has approved $130 million in emergency aid to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Photo by Getty Images The International Monetary Fund has approved $130 million in emergency aid to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone to...
Passengers wait in long lines at Chicago O’Hare International Airport after flights were halted due to a fire at the air traffic control center on Sept. 26. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images A fire at an air traffic control facility outside of...
Coral reefs near Jarvis Island. The reefs are part of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument, which President Obama pledged to expand and protect from fishing and drilling. Courtesy Jim Maragos via the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service...
The Rev. Traci Blackmon speaks to Gwen Ifill during the taping of America After Ferguson. Photo by Nine Network/Jason Winkeler Photography We drove slowly by the Michael Brown memorial last weekend — a cluster of faded flowers and stuffed toys...