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Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — As the Justice Department opens a civil rights investigation into the chokehold death of an unarmed man in New York City, the prosecutor in charge of the probe is juggling another high-profile role:...
Supporters of Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta celebrate in the streets of Nairobi following the International Criminal Court’s ruling to drop crimes against humanity charges against him at the Hague on Dec. 5. Photo by Simon Maina/AFP/...
On Nov. 22, 2014, UVA’s President, Teresa Sullivan announced the suspension of fraternity social activities until Jan. 9, after a detailed publication of campus sexual assault. Rolling Stone magazine published a note to readers this afternoon...
Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Sidestepping immigration hardliners, House Republican leaders are moving to make a deal with Democrats to pass a spending bill that would keep the government running past next week. The...
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Image by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center Super Typhoon Hagupit, shaping up to be one of the most powerful storms of 2014, appears to be on a collision course with the Philippines. The storm was estimated by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center Thursday...