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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during an event at the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business in New York July 24, 2015. Clinton’s campaign announced today she would call for lifting the U.S....
Officer Ray Tensing, of the University of Cincinnati police department, is shown in this Greenhills Police Department photo released on July 29, 2015. Tensing, who fatally shot an unarmed black man, has been charged with murder after a grand jury...
Gin and tonic. Photo by Nathan Blaney/ Getty Images Snap-click, ahh, gulp. It’s a familiar sound at a barbecue, an ingredient in summertime nostalgia. Who doesn’t crave a fizzy drink on a hot summer day? Indeed, sales of carbonated water have seen a...
Apple Model Management’s L.A. director, Cecilio Asuncion, with the six models who will launch the firm’s modeling agency for transgender models this summer. Photo courtesy of Apple Model Management At a time when transgender models are...
Australian author Richard Flanagan, who wrote “The Narrow Road to the Deep North,” speaks after winning the 2014 Man Booker Prize for Fiction at the Guildhall in London, October 14, 2014. The Man Booker Prize announced the 2015 longlist...
A whistleblower tells Larry Kotlikoff about a number of Social Security practices he considers unfair and dishonest. Photo by Jose Luis Pelaez Inc/Getty Images Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years,...