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UPDATE: Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered a state of emergency in Ferguson, Missouri and is imposing a curfew between midnight and 5 a.m. to respond to continued unrest in the St. Louis suburb. Protests in Ferguson, Missouri escalated on Friday...
Police stand watch as demonstrators protest the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown on Aug. 13 in Ferguson, Missouri. After a decade of sending military gear to civilian police departments across the nation, federal officials are rethinking the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHANNAH YI: It’s Friday and in a few hours Ethan Angelica and Jessye Herrell will host a small get-together. They’re going through their checklist to make sure everything’s ready. There will be games and music, too....
Tour guide Ethan Angelica explains a Duccio piece to his group as part of a “Museum Hack” tour. Credit: NewsHour Weekend According to the National Endowment for the Arts, the number of Americans who visit an art gallery or museum is in...
According to the National Endowment for the Arts, museum-attendance rates among young people are on the decline. Amid these reports, a group called Museum Hack aims to recruit a new wave of millennial visitors with interactive, gossip-filled tours...
Texas Gov. Rick Perry  is shown here in Dallas, on July 9. A grand jury has indicted Perry on two felony counts of abuse of power. Credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images AUSTIN, Texas — A grand jury has indicted Texas Republican Gov. Rick Perry...