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“Mx.” might be added to the Oxford English Dictionary. Photo by Flickr user emdot. The Oxford English Dictionary is considering adding “Mx.” to its next edition as a gender-neutral alternative to “Mr.,” “Ms.” and “Mrs.” According to The...
A new report says that Tom Brady was likely aware of deflated footballs during the AFC Championship game. Photo by Jim Davis/Globe Staff. An NFL-commissioned report released today on the notorious Deflategate of this year’s AFC Championship says...
Jim Wright speaks at the 2014 Alumni Awards Luncheon at Weatherford College in 2014. Photo courtesy of Weatherford College. DALLAS (AP) — Former House Speaker Jim Wright, the longtime Texas Democrat who became the first speaker in history to be...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a joint press conference with Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf at the Presidential Palace in Dijbouti on May 6, 2015. Photo by Andrew Harnik/ReutersDJIBOUTI — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry...
Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot accused of deliberately crashing a Germanwings plane into the French Alps, may have practiced different descent settings on a previous flights, French prosecutors said Wednesday. Photo by Jan Seba/Reuters Cockpit data...