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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSHow will the NFL move forward following the Ray Rice scandal? Weighing the health costs of high school football Should pro athletes be considered role models? Students weigh in. JUDY WOODRUFF: The...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPhoto essay: The burn pits of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans face uphill battle for benefits when field records are lost, destroyed Returning veterans face huge backlog, disorganization in fight for...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSupreme Court will consider new Affordable Care Act challenge From penalties to changing plans, get answers to your health care questions We answer your health care questions as open enrollment nears...
Born in the Mekong Delta and raised in the Washington, D.C. area, Hoa Nguyen is the author of three books of poetry, including “As Long As Trees Last,” “Hecate Lochia” and “Your Ancient See Through.” The ancient...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Another American family mourned today for a son slaughtered by Islamic State killers in Syria. Peter Kassig’s death was confirmed over the weekend. PAULA KASSIG, Mother of Peter Kassig: Our hearts...
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declares a state of emergency Monday as Ferguson awaits the grand jury verdict in the shooting death of Michael Brown. In the image above, demonstrators in Clayton, Missouri, protest on Nov 17. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty...