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Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: Friends and relatives lined up this afternoon at the wake for a New York City policeman, Rafael Ramos. He was one of two officers shot dead last Saturday by a gunman, who then killed himself. Hundreds...
Before New Year’s Eve fireworks mark the beginning of 2015, let’s look back at the year behind us. Which musicians did we listen to and learn about here at the NewsHour over the course of 2014? Photo by Flickr user Philippe Put It’s...
Years after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, researchers found an increase in the fertility rate. Photo by Flickr user Alan C. For 29 years now, Paul Solman’s reports on the NewsHour have been trying to make sense of economic news and research for a...
Militant Islamist fighters on a tank take part in a military parade along the streets of northern Raqqa province June 30, 2014. Many Americans feel the rise of ISIS is the most important news story of 2014, reveals an AP poll. Photo by...
European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst used his 166 days aboard the International Space Station to build an enormous high-resolution time lapse sequence featuring more than 12,000 photos of the planet, the atmosphere and the systems on the...
First lady Michelle Obama talks with assistant White House chef Sam Kass during a taping of the TV cooking show “Top Chef” in Dallas, Texas February 10, 2012. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/ReutersWASHINGTON — Political advisers, chiefs of...