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Chinese hackers breached NOAA systems, from which National Weather Service forecasts receive their data, in September. Image by National Weather Service A recent breach by Chinese hackers gave the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration a...
WASHINGTON -— The Supreme Court says same-sex marriages can go ahead in Kansas. The court on Wednesday denied the state’s request to prevent gay and lesbian couples from marrying while Kansas fights the issue in court. A federal district judge...
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(Photo by Flickr user Saad Faruque) The mental workout of constantly balancing two competing vocabularies makes it easier for bilinguals to process information, according to a new study published in Brain and Language on Wednesday. The research,...
Do you have questions for Gwen Ifill? Ask her anything during a live chat, hosted by PBS’ Washington Week, at 12 p.m. EDT Thursday. Live Blog Chat with Gwen Ifill of Washington Week and PBS Newshour   window.cilAsyncInit = function() {...