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Watch Video GWEN IFILL: President Obama nominated U.S. Marine General Joseph Dunford Jr. to be chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff today. Dunford commanded U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan in 2013 and 2014. And he’s had a meteoric...
Watch VideoRELATED LINKSDallas gunman identified as jihadist terrorism suspect FBI investigates Muhammad cartoon contest attackers How did the Charlie Hebdo attacks affect rising Islamophobia in France? JUDY WOODRUFF: Now the latest on the weekend...
RELATED LINKSDallas gunman identified as jihadist terrorism suspect FBI investigates Muhammad cartoon contest attackers How did the Charlie Hebdo attacks affect rising Islamophobia in France? JUDY WOODRUFF: Separately, there is heightened security...
Computer analysis says new wavers like Duran Duran (pictured here), arena rockers like Van Halen and dance pop stars like Madonna marked a period of low diversity in popular music. Photo by Michael Putland/Getty Images “Pop music is dead.” You...
Actress Ellen Albertini Dow, best known for her role in “The Wedding Singer” and as J. Peterman’s mother on “Seinfeld,” died Monday at age 101. Photo by Seth Wenig/Reuters. No matter how many years it has been since you...
Commandant of the Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford, Jr. was testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee on military budget matters on Capitol Hill in Washington January 28, 2015. Photo by Gary Cameron/Reuters WASHINGTON (AP) — President...