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The head of the company that oversaw the ferry that sunk back in April, killing more than 300 passengers, was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images A South Korean district court Thursday sentenced the chief executive...
President Obama plans to announce executive action on immigration Thursday night, leaving Republicans planning their response. Photo by ISP pool Dennis Brack/Black Star WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is poised to level broad authority to grant...
U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a press conference in Beijing, China, after the 22nd Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders conference, on Nov. 12. Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Tensions between...
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signs a copy of Time Magazine while testifying on Capitol Hill earlier this year. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images. One recent brisk morning in the nation’s capital, about 30 community leaders and workers from...
Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: Finally tonight, on a lighter note, we end with Jeffrey Brown’s story of bluegrass players wedded to making music together and to each other. (MUSIC) JEFFREY BROWN: It’s not exactly dueling...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSStudy: ‘Footprint’ of 2010 Gulf Oil Spill may be worse than thought Deepwater Horizon Oil Report Fingers BP’s Safety Lapses Gulf Coast Oil Leak Widget GWEN IFILL: Now: the continuing effects of the Gulf...