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Chocolate Avenue in Hershey, Pennsylvania. GOP members of the House and Senate are in the sweet city for meetings this week. HERSHEY, Pa. — Think of it as a family gathering for a family that has never before gathered in one place. Republicans...
The New York Times is trying to identify the women in this photo. Photo by Gordon Parks/Courtesy of the Gordon Parks Foundation. Two women–one white, one black–sit in an Atlanta airport in 1956. The black woman wears a uniform and holds...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioEditor’s note: This broadcast segment contains footage that may be disturbing to some viewers. Viewer discretion is advised. MEGAN THOMPSON: As she opens the door to her home…this 34-year old Belgian woman...
Here’s a story that isn’t dominating the headlines, but deserves a close look: Three African authors are nominated for a relatively new fiction literature prize, and the finalist will walk away with £15,000 and a continental book tour....
Minneapolis-based Target, the second-biggest U.S. discounter, obtained creditor protection for the Canadian unit and said on Thursday it will seek to sell real estate assets, including leases for some 14.7 million square feet of retail space. Photo...
After a year where police brutality was in the spotlight, Attorney General Eric Holder has called for better record-keeping on police use of force. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder called...