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A man cools off under a public tap during a heat wave in Karachi, Pakistan on June 23. Hundreds have died in the southern city over the past several days, health officials said, as paramilitaries set up emergency medical camps in the streets. Photo...
While major retailers Walmart and Sears announced that they would no longer sell Confederate battle flag merchandise in their stores, online sales on Amazon jumped over the last 24 hours. Photo By Tom Williams/Roll Call Amazon has said that it will...
Donald Featherstone, the inventor of the plastic pink flamingo, died Monday. Photo by Jeff Hutchens/Getty Images. Chances are, at some point you’ve seen a plastic pink flamingo, or perhaps a whole flock, adorning someone’s lawn. Wherever it was, you...
The Obama administration grants gives more seven states and the District of Columbia waivers for more flexibility on No Child Left Behind requirements. Photo by Fuse/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is giving seven more states and...
The U.S. national flag is pictured at the Office of Personnel Management building in Washington June 5, 2015. In the latest in a string of intrusions into U.S. agencies’ high-tech systems, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) suffered what...