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Ecuador’s foreign minister Ricardo Patino (left) shakes hands with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after a press conference inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where Assange confirmed he “will be leaving the embassy soon”....
A man with a skateboard protesting Michael Brown’s murder walks away from tear gas released by police Sunday in Ferguson, Missouri. Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Obama returns to Washington to deal with Iraq,...
President Barack Obama and oldest daughter Malia return to the White House on August 17, 2014 in Washington, DC.Photo by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Taking a two-day break from summer vacation, President Barack Obama returned to work...
The family of Michael Brown, the black teenager who was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, last week, will hold a press conference at 10:30 a.m. EDT today to discuss preliminary forensic findings. Watch it live in the player...
Photo illustration by Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she becomes an adult, with families living in the Northeast taking on a greater burden, according to a...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Here in the United States, nearly 4,000 people a year die waiting for a kidney. And while it’s illegal almost everywhere in the world to traffic in organs, there is a thriving global market. ...