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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Now a look at some uncharted waters and the dangers faced by those out at sea. William Brangham reports. And a warning: The story contains some graphic images. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: It’s easy to...
Jonathan Pollard is pictured in this May 1991 file photo, six years after his 1985 arrest. Photo by ReutersWASHINGTON — Jonathan Pollard, the former Naval intelligence analyst whose conviction of spying for Israel stoked fierce international...
Watch VideoGWEN IFILL: This month marked the 70th anniversary of the first test of a nuclear bomb. It was a milestone for science, and credited with leading to the end of World War II. But one group isn’t celebrating. They call themselves the...
JUDY WOODRUFF: Lawyers for convicted spy Jonathan Pollard announced today that the U.S. government will be granting the 60-year-old parole. The former Naval intelligence analyst was convicted of selling classified information to Israel, and has been...
Watch VideoGWEN IFILL: After years of debate, the Boy Scouts of America voted last night to end a ban on adult leaders who are openly gay. The policy still would allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain an exclusion for religious reasons. The...
Watch VideoJUDY WOODRUFF: Hosting the Olympic Games has become a kind of Olympian feat in itself. Many cities have struggled with it, while others have said the outcome is well worth it. But Boston’s ambivalence about hosting the Summer Games...