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Afaa Michael Weaver has received numerous awards for his poetry, including a Fulbright scholarship, a Pen Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize and an NEA fellowship. Twenty-one Chinese characters mark the start of “City of Eternal Spring,” poet Afaa Michael...
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Representative Aaron Schock, R-Ill., during 2014 an interview in Washington, D.C. The Associated Press has uncovered records indicating that Schock used taxpayer and campaign funds on flights aboard private planes owned by some of his key donors....
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GWEN IFILL: Now we turn to a story about life after war. Six months ago, Israel and Hamas agreed to a truce to stop the fighting which dominated much of last summer’s headlines. The fighting stopped, the spotlight dimmed, and Palestinians in...