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Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: No suicide note was found in the search of the homes of the Germanwings co-pilot, but there was evidence he was hiding an illness from his employers. It’s believed the co-pilot, Andreas Lubitz,...
El Bohemio, 2014. Photo by Alejandro Pérez, courtesy Lake Forest College When Cuban photographer Nelson Ramirez was eight years old, he borrowed his mother’s camera, a twin-lens reflex that requires you to reload film before each shot. Ramirez kept...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioTOM HANKS: “What’s the matter, Mama?” SALLY FIELD: “I’m dying, Forrest.” LYNN SHERR:  It’s been a Hollywood staple for decades: the deathbed scene – here, Forrest Gump’s Mom...
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) speaks during a press conference as Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) listens on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 17, 2015. On Friday, Reid announced he plans to retire next year and immediately endorsed New...
People gather at the site of an air strike at a residential area near Sanaa Airport March 26, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah As Saudi airstrikes against Houthi rebels enter their second day, Unicef has cautioned that a humanitarian crisis in...
Swedish poet Tomas Transtromer, winner of the Nobel prize for literature, looks on in Stockholm, October 6, 2011. Photo by REUTERS/Maja Suslin/TT News Agency Nobel Literature Prize winning Swedish poet Tomas Transtromer died Thursday after a short...