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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: For more about the situation on the ground in Gaza, we’re joined once again tonight via Skype by Nicholas Casey of The Wall Street Journal. So, we’ve heard basically that all signs of the truce are...
Certified nurse practitioner Myra Tilson conducts a check-up on a patient at a Community Clinic Inc. health center in Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013. Health insurance experts say customers who opt for convenience by...
The Australian Tidal Center estimates that the Pacific island nation of Kiribati sinks further into the ocean 3.7 millimeters every year. Venice isn’t the only piece of land sinking today. The nation of Kiribati, made up of 33 tiny islands far out...
Researchers on the Pacific Storm, a research vessel operated by Oregon State University, tagged blue whales near the Channel Islands of California in 2006. Credit: Craig Hayslip, courtesy of OSU Marine Mammal Institute, via Flickr A new study says...
Pro-Palestinians in France clashed with riot police Saturday, after they defied a protest ban imposed by the government. Credit: Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images About five thousand pro-Palestinian demonstrators gathered in Paris on...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: So Nicholas you’ve been in Gaza through this temporary cease-fire. What’s life been like? NICHOLAS CASEY: Well dozens went outside today. For many people this was the first time that they had seen...