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An Iraqi woman walks with her child outside of a displacement camp for those caught up in the fighting in and around the city of Mosul on June 28 in Khazair, Iraq. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Sunni armed militants, who have taken control of...
Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images PBS NewsHour reported Monday on a controversial emotional study conducted by Facebook without users’ consent. The study was conducted back in 2012, but came to light only after the results were...
Watch VideoJUDY WOODRUFF: The United Nations reported today that 2,400 Iraqis were killed in the month of June, making it the deadliest month in that country since 2007. Meanwhile, in Baghdad today, desperate hopes for political unity were dashed,...
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NORFOLK, Va. – Vice Adm. Michelle Janine Howard’s husband, Mr. Wayne Cowles and her sister, Ms. Lisa Teitleman, replace shoulder boards during a promotion ceremony at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads on Aug. 24, 2012. U.S. Navy photo...
A group of undocumented youth who aspire to serve the United States in uniform rally in front of the U.S. Capitol on May 20, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama faced immediate demands...