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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: This week, the District of Columbia became the latest jurisdiction to decriminalize possession of marijuana. It’s part of a growing national trend. For the latest about all this, we’re joined by...
Rescue teams run to carry the dead bodies of Palestinians in Gaza’s Shujaya district after Israeli attacks in Gaza City Sunday. Photo by Ashraf Amra/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The United States on Sunday sharpened its...
In some of the administration’s harshest criticism of Russia since the crisis in Ukraine began earlier this year, Secretary of State John Kerry outlined the U.S. case that the separatists are to blame for the downing of the aircraft and that...
James Garner, star of the hit 1950s. western series, “Maverick,” died yesterday at 86. Award-winning actor and Hollywood staple, James Garner, famous for his work on both the big and small screen, died Saturday at his home in Los Angeles...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioKARLA MURTHY: Like many Americans, Barbara Nordin, a freelance editor and writer in Charlottesville, Virginia often procrastinates. BARBARA NORDIN: I knew that professionally I needed a website. And I, had the domain...
What does it take to save money? It’s a ubiquitous struggle many people face at some point in their lives. But increasingly, it’s not one they have to tackle alone. Evidence from behavioral economists, researchers who study the psychology behind...