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A Pakistani student injured when Taliban gunmen stormed a military school in the northwestern city of Peshawar is carried to the hospital on Dec. 16. Photo by Metin Aktas/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Taliban militants entered an army-run school in...
Watch VideoRELATED LINKSDespite what you think, Presidents Day doesn’t include Lincoln Why Washington — not Lincoln or FDR — had the hardest job of any U.S. president Stop expecting American presidents to be great and allow them to be good, says...
Watch VideoRELATED LINKSReplacing surf shops with startups, tech boom makes waves in bohemian Venice Beach Did air conditioning play a role in Reagan’s election? Searching for ripple-effect of history making tech In changing publishing world, Miami...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSGun safety advocates support ‘smart’ technology to prevent accidental deaths California takes back legally purchased guns held by now-prohibited owners Poll: Would you support more restrictive gun laws...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPeru’s indigenous people call for protections against environmental threats Protecting ancient treasures from becoming casualties in Iraq and Syria Utah archaeological site becomes protest site in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSInside the Senate’s last-minute passage of $1.1 trillion spending bill On eve of shutdown deadline, Congress has trillion-dollar dollar divide Will immigration conflict derail Congress’ year-end to-do...