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Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY), center, with U.S. Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC), left, and U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-MA), speaks during a press conference on U.S. House bill H.R. 428 in the Cannon House Office Building on March 12, 2014 in Washington, DC....
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMARTIN FLETCHER: The biblical River Jordan — a rare freshwater resource in the Middle East. It forms the border between Israel and the West Bank and Jordan. At this bend, about six miles from Jericho, it is...
A real-life Kermit the Frog was discovered in Costa Rica >> http://t.co/qO2f4ZTKUY pic.twitter.com/twPZMmqhCo — Discovery (@Discovery) April 21, 2015 A new glass frog species that bears an uncanny resemblance to Kermit the Frog was...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Two years ago Karen been never had to walk to get someplace. She owned a car. She also had a corporate job in Atlanta and a house with a pool in the backyard. But today this single mother of two...
Emergency rescue workers carry a victim on a stretcher after Dharara tower collapsed on April 25, 2015 in Kathmandu, Nepal. Photo by Omar Havana/Getty Images. More than 1,400 people were killed in Nepal after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake rattled the...
US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House on April 23, 2015 in Washington, DC about a January US operation against an Al Qaeda compound near the Afghan-Pakistan border killed one...