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Moviegoers hoping to catch a screening of “Team America: World Police” in lieu of the canceled “The Interview” are out of luck. Paramount, the studio that owns distribution rights to the 2004 satirical film by “South...
The panel also suggested replacing the 7 ½-foot fence around the 18-acre White House complex, although they declined “to say precisely what the optimal new fence should look like.” WASHINGTON — The Secret Service is an “insular...
Getting through the holidays can be emotionally draining, especially when you’re the caretaker for a loved one. Taking the time acknowledge what you’re grateful for can help you focus on the positives of the season. Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/...
Claims of workplace discrimination against transgender people will now be covered under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Attorney General Eric Holder announced in a memo released Thursday. “This important shift will ensure that the...
Farmers and ranchers struggle as Texas endures historic drought. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty ImagesFarmers are already suffering from droughts worsened by global climate change. A study published in the journal Environmental Research Letters found...
The next wave of U.S. military will start to move into Iraq in a couple of weeks. Photo by Marwan Ibrahim/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The next wave of American troops will begin moving into Iraq in a couple of weeks to train local forces, the top...