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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: It’s a largely forgotten conflict in a part of the world marked by hunger and poverty. But for the past three years, in Sudan’s southern Nuba Mountain and Kurdufan regions, a war has been...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: The political season heads into overdrive this week, with a candidates forum in New Hampshire tonight, and with a full-scale debate Thursday night in Cleveland. The debate, sponsored by FOX News, will...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: A wildfire swept through parts of Northern California for a sixth day, consuming more than 60,000 acres, 20,000 of them in a five-hour span over the weekend. All of this is occurring as the Golden State,...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: The president has made his climate change plans a major part of his second-term, legacy-making agenda. Today, he laid out new details about a key component of his strategy: regulating power plant...
Social Security expert Larry Kotlikoff answers your Social Security questions. Photo by Jim McGuire/Getty Images Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your...
A John Naka Japanese Black Pine bonsai graces the entrance to the National Bonsai and Penjing Mueseum at The United States National Arboretum. Photo by Flickr user Grufnik. At 390 years old, the Japanese white pine was already notable as the oldest...