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F-22 Missile Launch. Video courtesy of U.S. Air Force. WASHINGTON — Envisioned in the 90s as crucial to U.S. military superiority in the next century — the sleek, radar-evading F-22 Raptor has finally seen its first combat. Never used in...
A poster with Herve Gourdel’s picture says “come back” at the town hall of Saint-Martin-Vesubie in southeastern France. Gourdel, a 55-year-old mountain guide, was seized on Sept. 21 while trekking in the rugged, heavily forested...
Watch Judy Woodruff’s complete interview with award-winners Rana Hajjeh and Ed Kneedler They saved thousands of lives through vaccine campaigns, argued more than a hundred cases in front of the Supreme Court, recovered hundreds of millions of...
Ffoster, a Labrador retriever, waits for a command from researchers at a University of Pennsylvania lab. Image by Mori Rothman At the Penn Vet Working Dog Center in Philadelphia, Ffoster, a Labrador retriever, is hard at work. The dog sniffs...
Information about the Affordable Care Act, also translated in Chinese, is displayed during a healthcare enrollment fair in San Francisco in March. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Language and cultural issues, along with immigration concerns,...
Amtrak named 24 writers who will receive an Amtrak Residency to write on board a train during a long-distance ride. Photo courtesy of Amtrak For some, writing is best tackled in solitude. For others, linguistic discoveries are best made with a...