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Watch VideoMARTIN FLETCHER: When it comes to Mexico, the news is often of drug cartels…violence…illegal immigration… But there’s another story in Mexico…America of course has long been a magnet for Mexican workers, but more...
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (R) and Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera participate in a joint news conference at the Japanese Minister of Defense headquarters April 6, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan.TOKYO — U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck...
NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory released images of an April 2, 2014 “mid-level” solar flare set to music. The video could be poised to become a viral video hit. The Observatory explains: Solar flares are powerful bursts of...
Award-winning author Peter Matthiessen died at his home on in Sagaponack, N.Y. of leukemia on Saturday. He was 86. Matthiessen was known as a novelist and non-fiction writer as well as for his work as an environmental activist and American Indian...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: And now to “Viewers Like You.” Your reaction to some of our recent work, including some of the comments you voted most popular. Most of the feedback we received this week focused on our signature...
Afghan woman crowd a polling location in Bamiyan on Saturday to cast their ballots for the country’s next president. Despite fears of violence, millions of people came out to vote for President Hamid Karzai’s replacement. Credit:...