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Syrian Kurds cross into Turkey near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province on Sept. 19. The Syrian Kurds were fleeing Islamic State fighters who advanced into their villages. Photo by Ilyas Akengin/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Even as...
Young voters, non-white voters and unmarried women are typically underrepresented in midterm elections. Photo by REUTERS/Matt Sullivan Today in the Morning Line: Supreme Court’s N.C. Voter ID decision highlights Democrats’ midterm demographic...
Willpower is localized, says psychologist and “Marshmallow Test” author Walter Mischel. Photo by Flickr user Jinx!. Editor’s Note: In part two of Paul Solman’s conversation with Columbia psychologist Walter Mischel, father...
Patrick Modiano won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature Thursday. He is the 11th French writer to win the prestigious prize.Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images French writer Patrick Modiano won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSArt, China and Censorship According to Ai Weiwei Artist Ai Weiwei’s Clashes with the Chinese Government China Releases Artist, Activist Ai Weiwei on Bail Chinese Artist, Activist Ai Weiwei Arrested JUDY...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Now: the continuing search for a missing jetliner that captured the attention of the world. RELATED LINKSNew report says Malaysia Airlines jet stayed in air for four more hours Malaysia Airlines plane...