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Fifty years ago, students on the University of California, Berkeley campus ignited protests over a ban on political activity. Crowds surrounded a police car holding student activist Jack Weinberg on Oct. 1, 1964. Photo courtesy U.C. Berkeley,...
Photo by Getty Images.WASHINGTON — FBI Director James Comey warned in stark terms Thursday against the push by technology companies to encrypt smartphone data and operating systems, arguing that murder cases could be stalled, suspects could walk...
The United States still lacks an ally to attack Islamic State group militants on the ground in Syria. Video still by PBS NewsHour WASHINGTON — Despite years of diplomacy and a CIA operation to vet and train moderate rebels, the U.S. finds itself...
Wall Street money manager Doug Dachille identifies two risk factors for market volatility and argues that unless the Fed has cooked up a new economic therapy to respond to the next bout of deflation, there may be more significant economic morbidity...
Voting booths in a polling place. Photo by Hill Street Studios/Getty ImagesATLANTA — Midterm elections are less than three weeks away, yet more than 904,000 Americans already have cast their ballots, with almost 60 percent of those early votes in...
Watch Arkansas’ candidates for governor debate live on AETN, on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 3 p.m. EDT, featuring Asa Hutchinson (R), Mike Ross (D), Joshua Drake (G), and Frank Gilbert (L). Livestream courtesy Arkansas Educational Television Network. Four...