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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSHow soil and squirrels offer cues on Alaska climate change Utah archaeological site becomes protest site in federal land dispute Protecting ancient from becoming casualties in Iraq and Syria GWEN IFILL...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSReport on CIA interrogations draws criticism from around the world Is torture effective for gathering intelligence? Senate report graphically details brutal CIA interrogation tactics GWEN IFILL: The...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSCan technology and training strengthen community policing after Ferguson? NYC Congressman says outdated ‘broken windows’ policing a factor in Eric Garner death How will NYPD respond to the Eric Garner...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The clock ticked down today on the life of the 113th Congress and on authorizing enough money to keep the federal government operating. The funds run out at midnight, and House Republican leaders...
AP Photo/Darryl Bush, File Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social Security...
A sea of thick cloud covers the Grand Canyon. Image from the National Park Service. Imagine showing up for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to view the Grand Canyon in Arizona only to find the deep ravine completely covered by clouds. If you went today,...