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Editor of the Ugandan publication “Rolling Stone” holds a November issue of his newspaper, which published the names and photos of 14 men it identified as gay. Photo by Marc Hofer/AFP/Getty Images Uganda’s anti-gay law, one of the...
Photo by Flickr user USBMemoryDirect.com USB devices, commonly used to copy, store and share data, have also been known as a prime place to carry malware, or malicious software, from one computer to another. But that’s not the end of the story:...
Ruthie Anderson spends time with family at her new apartment in Chicago. Credit: NewsHour Weekend Just outside Chicago’s city limits in Oak Park, Ill., Ruthie Anderson finally has a place that feels like home. Her sun-filled, one-bedroom apartment...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioSTEPHEN FEE: Gail Davis is 52-years-old and lives on Chicago’s South Side. Every day she prepares lunch for her 82-year-old mother who suffered a stroke and is now stricken with dementia. Gail is her mom’s primary...
Wildfires can destroy thousands of acres quickly. A gust of wind can quickly push the fire in another direction. But firefighters may be able to get the jump on wildfires with new technology. University of California San Diego computer scientists...
Clockwise: Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H. This space is often taken up with doom and gloom, as we watch Washington and...