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Former United States Secretary of State and Democratic candidate for president Hillary Clinton walks in the Fourth of July Parade in Gorham, New Hampshire, July 4, 2015. Photo by Dominick Reuter/Reuters WASHINGTON — Earlier this year, Hillary...
President Barack Obama signs the Fair Sentencing Act, Washington, D.C., August 3, 2010. Aides to the president say he is set to grant commutations to dozens of nonviolent drug offenders in the coming weeks. Photo by Jason Reed/Reuters Aides say...
People walk near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. July 4. Members of Congress returning to work Tuesday after the Fourth of July holiday face a pending deadline to fund the government, among other items on a daunting summer to-do list. Photo by...
HARI SREENIVASAN: And now to Viewers Like You, your chance to comment on our work. There were many comments following last week’s story about “toxic stress” and the effect that stress can have on the developing brains of children....
The British royal family celebrated the christening of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s 9-week-old daughter Charlotte on Sunday. The ceremony on Sandringham Estate in King’s Lynn, England took place in the same church where Princess...
A photo of the Texas capitol building in Austin. The Texas Legislature moved to bring its stockpile of gold back to Texas from a New York bank. Photo by Flickr user Nicolas Henderson AUSTIN, Texas — Forget Fort Knox or the Federal Reserve....