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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSObama’s ‘transformative’ Cuba moment How immigrants are reacting to Obama’s action Obama: No quick end to embargo on Cuba JUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama said today that the United States would respond...
An A-10A Thunderbolt II aircraft flies over a target area during Operation Desert Storm. President Barack Obama signed a defense bill today that would prohibit the retirement of the A-10. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Fernando Serna WASHINGTON...
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch revealed Friday that he was aware that some witnesses lied before the grand jury in the case against Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson. Wilson shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown in...
18-year-old Cameron Stanley smokes marijuana at the Colorado State Capitol in support of a medical marijuana rally Thursday afternoon. Photo by Andy Cross/The Denver Post Nebraska and Oklahoma filed a lawsuit with the Supreme Court today aiming to...
New research shows that hugs reduce stress, which leaves bodies vulnerable to infection. (Photo by Flickr user Tania Cataldo) RELATED LINKSWhat you need to know about this year’s elevated flu threat Flu season is upon us, and doctors are predicting...
Eighty-nine-year-old Kevin Bunnell and 16-year-old Mikinly Sullivan talk during a Cyber Seniors session, a program that pairs high school students with senior citizens who are interested in learning computer and internet skills. “She has...