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Applicants wait in line to meet potential employers at the Diversity Job Fair in 2012 in New York City. Photo by John Moore/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — While unemployment has been a major impediment to African-Americans’ economic progress,...
Russian soldiers patrol the area surrounding the Ukrainian military unit in Perevalnoye, outside Simferopol, on March 20, 2014. Photo by Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The American general who commands all NATO forces in Europe says...
A contact sheet shows images of U.S. President Jimmy Carter addressing the nation about the Iran Hostage Crisis in November, 1980. Photo: U.S. National Archives WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is troubled by Iran’s choice for its...
The head of the International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that sanctions imposed on Russia from the European Union and the U.S. have had a clear effect on the country. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde spoke to Judy Woodruff about the...
Italian officials unveil the recently recovered post-Impressionist works of Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard. Photo by ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images For decades, the kitchen of a retired Italian factory worker unwittingly held the secret to a 1970...