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Hello, Twitter! It's Barack. Really! Six years in, they're finally giving me my own account. — President Obama (@POTUS) May 18, 2015 WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is embracing short-form communication. Twitter has a new @...
Police in an armored vehicle confront demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Nine months after police in riot gear dispelled racially charged protests, President Barack Obama is...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: In Southeast Asia, Malaysia is launching emergency high-level talks with its neighbors today, hoping to address the growing humanitarian crisis off its coast. More than 5,000 refugees have been...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: If you have got a company smartphone, there’s a chance you’re being tracked by your bosses. More and more companies are reportedly using GPS technology to track employees, even when they...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: For the latest on the events in Ramadi, we are joined now via Skype from Baghdad by Nour Malas of The Wall Street Journal. First of all, what is the significance of the fall of Ramadi? NOUR MALAS,...
On May 18, 1980 Mount St. Helens erupted, leaving a 229-sq. mile path of destruction in its wake. Fifty-seven people died and the forest that had been built up over hundreds of years was leveled in an instant. This year marks the 35th anniversary of...