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Jan 04 2015
Though many American political junkies will spend 2015 speculating about presidential contenders, you can get a more immediate fix by watching the following slate of important races across the globe. From high-profile gubernatorial and mayoral races in the United States to pivotal national elections abroad, 2015 offers a host of dynamic electoral battles that will serve as a perfect appetizerPolitico
Oct 14 2014
Over half of all births to young adults in the United States now occur outside of marriage, and many are unplanned. The result is increased poverty and inequality for children. The left argues for more social support for unmarried parents; the right argues for a return to traditional marriage. What if they are both wrong? In Generation Unbound, Isabel V. Sawhill offers a third approach: changeBrookings Institution
Mar 25 2021
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For some reason, Joe Biden and his advisors have determined that referring to the rapidly deteriorating state of affairs at the U.S.-Mexico border as a “crisis” is to their political disadvantage. So White House staffers have been tearing apart the political thesaurus looking for less alarming synonyms to describeDan Schnur
Feb 06 2020
West Virginia’s identity is tied closely to the black mineral that literally powered America’s rise as an industrial nation. Now, pride in that tradition is being tested by shifting economic realities.
Walking on the two-lane road that loops behind the Longview plant – West Virginia’s newest and cleanest coal-fired power facility – Steve Nelson and his boss had what he describes as a “Christian Science Monitor
Feb 10 2023
Foreign aid poured into Turkey and Syria — from U.S. allies and adversaries alike — after earthquakes killed tens of thousands in the region.
Key Players: On Thursday, the U.S. pledged another $85 million in humanitarian assistance. The U.N. released $25 million in emergency funds, and China committed 40 million yuan ($5.9 million) in initial humanitarian assistance. Teams ofCNN (Online News) BBC News The Daily Wire
Mar 09 2017
Was it someone inside the CIA, a "mole," who gave nearly 9,000 pages of files about the CIA's use of hacking tools to WikiLeaks, or was it possibly a foreign government? News reports indicate the likely source would be outside contractors for the CIA.CBN
Jan 13 2020
Iranian security forces fired both live ammunition and tear gas to disperse demonstrators protesting against the Islamic Republic’s initial denial that it shot down a Ukrainian jetliner, online videos purported to show Monday.
Videos sent to the New York-based Center for Human Rights in Iran and later verified by The Associated Press show a crowd of demonstrators near Azadi, or FreedomCNBC
Jan 13 2020
Conditions boiled over as Iranians gathered for a second night of protests after the government admitted it had mistakenly downed a Ukrainian passenger jet, triggering global outrage as well as internal dissent.
Security forces stepped up their patrols as protesters, many of the them students, came out in force in Tehran’s landmark Azadi Square and at Shahid Beheshtri University, asNewsmax (News)
Oct 12 2014
A health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who provided care for the Ebola patient who died there last week has tested positive for the deadly virus, authorities said Sunday.
The health care worker reported having a fever Friday night and was hospitalized, isolated and referred for testing within 90 minutes, Clay Jenkins, Dallas County's chief executive and its HomelandUSA TODAY
Jan 08 2013
Last year "marked the warmest year on record for the contiguous United States," the National Climatic Data Center just confirmed. This probably won't surprise many, but "a record warm spring, second-warmest summer, fourth-warmest winter and a warmer-thaNPR (Online News)