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Houthi fighters ride a military truck outside the Presidential Palace in Sanaa January 21, 2015, before Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi stepped down. Photo by Khaled Abdullah/REUTERSWASHINGTON — Yemen’s U.S.-backed president stepped...
The NFL released a statement on Friday regarding their investigation into underinflated footballs used by the Patriots in Sunday’s playoff win. Photo by Stew Milne/USA Today The National Football League released a statement on Friday regarding...
Hari Sreenivasan talks to Sleater-Kinney about how they kept their new album a secret. In the late 90s and early aughts, Sleater-Kinney had a feverishly devoted fan base. Formed out of the punk-feminist riot grrrl movement, the trio, comprised of...
There are more than 6,000 languages spoken around the world today. But by the end of this century, fewer than half of them will remain. That’s the driving concern of the new documentary “Language Matters,” from poet Bob Holman...
Travelocity, an online travel booking site with a traveling gnome as a mascot, was purchased by fellow travel site Expedia today. Photo by Flickr user Cory Gurman Online travel booking company Expedia, Inc. purchased Travelocity today for $280...
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the economy at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, Jan. 21, 2015. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has a telling hit list. The veto threats that he’s issued...