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PBS NewsHour will live stream events from the Ferguson grand jury decision today. We are expecting press conferences from Missouri governor Jay Nixon and the St. Louis County prosecutor. Watch those in the player above. You can also watch the...
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a press conference after a meeting with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden at the Beylerbeyi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey, on Nov. 22. Photo by Burak Akbulut/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Turkish...
“Advanced Life Support” ambulances may lead to more death, according to a new study by Harvard University researchers. Photo by Getty Images Emergency treatments delivered in ambulances that offer “Advanced Life Support” for...
Sunday night, protesters marched peacefully through several neighborhoods across St. Louis, as the national guard and police stood on standby. The demonstrators were anticipating a decision from the grand jury in the shooting of teenager Michael...
Watch the award presentations live at 2:15 p.m. ET. WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is presenting the nation’s highest civilian honor to 19 artists, activists, public servants and others. The distinguished group receiving a Presidential...
The Federal Reserve is still engaging in what economist Terry Burnham calls “stealth quantitative easing.” Photo by Flickr user Paul Nicholson. Editor’s Note: By all accounts, the Federal Reserve ended its bond buying program,...