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Despite concerns that Europe could be drawn into a larger conflict, the governments of the United Kingdom, Belgium and Denmark acted Friday to contribute to the fight against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq. British lawmakers voted 524-43...
Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Lance Shnider is confident Obamacare regulators knew exactly what they were doing when they created an online calculator that gives a green light to new employer coverage without hospital benefits. “There...
There’s a spatial mismatch between jobs available and the people who need them most. Photo by Flickr user andjohan For 29 years now, Paul Solman’s reports on the NewsHour have been trying to make sense of economic news and research for a...
Students across Jefferson County protest a school board proposal to emphasize patriotism and downplay civil unrest. Photo courtesy Colorado Public Radio For the past week in Colorado’s Jefferson County, more than a thousand students have...
“Cindy,” a very slight young woman with long brown hair, sits on a bench looking out at Miami’s Biscayne Bay. The serenity here is profoundly different from the violence she left behind in Honduras. Cindy, who asked the NewsHour not to...
NEW YORK, NY — NATO says many Russian troops have left Eastern Ukraine, but Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk — leading his country’s delegation to the UN General Assembly in New York — voiced deep doubt that Russian president...