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Amazon has filed a petition with the Federal Aviation Administration to obtain permission to test its package-carrying drones. Credit: NewsHour Weekend What was first designed to be predator of war may soon be your new mailman – that is, if Amazon...
When someone dies, he or she inevitably leaves behind a digital footprint composed of social media profiles, e-mail accounts, photos and other documents that may otherwise hang in an online limbo. As our digital lives become more complicated, one...
KABUL, Afghanistan — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was engaged Saturday in a difficult round of shuttle diplomacy between Afghanistan’s rival presidential candidates, hoping to secure a path out of the country’s postelection...
Tommy Ramone performs on stage at the Roundhouse in London on July 4, 1976. Ramone, who was the last surviving member of the original group, died this weekend. He was 65. Credit: Gus Stewart/Redferns The last surviving original member of the punk...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The White House took criticism from both sides of the political spectrum today over the flood of migrant children illegally crossing the southern border. Many leading Republicans complained the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The battle between Israel and Hamas headed into the weekend today with no sign of a slowdown, as the Palestinian death toll topped 100. The two sides again traded heavy airstrikes and rocket fire, with...