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A look from above at wide-area surveillance technology in action. The tool is described in a new report by the Center for Investigative Reporting and KQED as “Google Earth with a rewind button.” Credit: CIR A report from Center for...
Credit: Whitehouse.gov WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is making his case for equal pay for women – a leading election-year issue for Democrats. Obama says in his weekly radio and Internet address that it’s an embarrassment...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: This month, Oklahoma became the latest state to take a big step toward repealing the Common Core education standards. The Oklahoma State Senate passed a bill just last week to do so, this as more than...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama formally nominated his choice today to be the next U.S. secretary of health and human services. And he praised the woman who’s held the job for five years, during the battle over...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: And to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. RELATED LINKSKathleen Sebelius to Congress: Delay of health care law...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Wall Street extended its decline today following a major sell-off Thursday that included the single worst day for the Nasdaq since 2011. RELATED LINKSNasdaq closes at 4000, a 13-year high ‘Flash Boys’...