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A bust of Edward Snowden was recently covered after being placed on a war monument. Handout photo from The Guardian. NEW YORK (AP) — The mysterious artists who planted a bust of Edward Snowden on a Revolutionary War monument now want to free their...
Photo by Flickr user Thomas Favre-Bulle PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs programs across the country have been investigating the changing definition of school safety as part of their series, “The New Safe.” Student journalists have reported on...
Painting of the death of President Abraham Lincoln, circa 1865. Photo by Fotosearch/Getty Images President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination is one of the saddest events in American history. Yet on the morning of April 14, 1865, the President awoke in...
Netflix heard the message from blind fans of the blind hero Daredevil. Image via Marvel/Netflix “Daredevil,” Netflix’s newest original series that features blind lawyer Matt Murdock take to the streets as the eponymous protagonist...
John Wilkes Booth planned Lincoln’s assassination at this building in Northwest D.C. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.It was 150 years ago that John Wilkes Booth shot and killed President Abraham Lincoln in Washington, D.C.’s Ford’s Theatre. The...
Congress is expected to produce legislation that targets people who make dubious claims of patent infringement, stifling creativity. Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The same week that Alex Haro and Chris Hulls raised $50 million for...