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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSNew Yorkers weigh safety and harassment in ‘stop and frisk’ police policy Case on police collecting DNA from criminals reaches Supreme Court After Trayvon, renewed conversation on stigma facing black men...
Students attend a school run by the Citizens Foundation in the area of Qayyumabad in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo by Larisa Epatko The two girls who were sitting on either side of education advocate Malala Yousafzai when a Taliban gunman boarded their...
Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel signed a joint vision statement with Mongolian Defense Minister Dashdemberal Bat-Erdene Thursday at Mongolia’s Ministry of Defense in Ulan Bator, Mongolia. The agreement...
A U.S. Geological Survey simulation shows how quickly the Washington landslide liquefied. The U.S. Geological Survey released a computer simulation Thursday of the mile-wideWashington state mudslide, which left dozens dead and devastated at least...
US Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on health insurance exchanges on November 6, 2013 in the Dirksen Senate Office on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty...