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WASHINGTON — With a bright look to its rebuilt website, version 2.0 of President Barack Obama’s health insurance overhaul represents another chance to win over a skeptical public. But more than possible computer woes lurk as HealthCare....
A man looks at a tent mural on a wall of a Tacloban cemetery in central Philippines on Friday. Today marks the year anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan’s landfall, which left 4.1 million people displaced in the Philippines. Photo by TED ALJIBE/AFP/...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Tucked away in the constellation Taurus in distance space, planets are being born. How do we know? Because scientists are observing it happen more clearly than ever before. Using the ALMA radio...
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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioWILLIAM BRANGHAM: Most of us got to know Brandi Chastain this way. Her dramatic penalty shot won the 1999 women’s World Cup for the U.S. and made her an instant star. She also helped the U.S. win gold, twice at the...
Before I left for El Salvador I went to my bank to get cash for the trip. The friendly bank teller asked me where I was headed. It turned out that she was born in El Salvador and still had family there. “Why are you going there?” she...