Watershed moment for climate politics
For the world's two largest economies -- and largest emitters of greenhouse gas -- to announce a sustained commitment to reducing carbon emissions by almost a third by the year 2030 is a watershed moment for climate politics on so many fronts.
2 Children Being Tested for Possible Ebola in Ohio
Ohio public health officials are investigating possible cases of Ebola after two children were admitted to a hospital with feverish symptoms.
Marion Barry Dies at 78, Civil Rights Leader and Scandal-Plagued DC Mayor - Businessweek
Marion Barry died today at United Medical Center in Washington, less than a day after he was released from Howard University Hospital, his family said in a statement, according to the Associated Press. Photographer: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call. Marion Barry ...
Former D.C. mayor Marion Berry passes at 78
Marion Barry dies at 78: 'I may not be perfect, but I'm perfect for Washington'
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry Dies At 78
I live with my parents and love it
I always pictured myself graduating from college, getting a cool job and even having a cute little place of my own. So far, I have a master's degree, and I got the coolest job ever as an emergency medicine physician assistant. But instead of waking up in a posh apartment, I hear the early-morning sounds of my family dog barking and my parents making coffee downstairs.
Obama extends combat role into 2015
In a policy shift, President Barack Obama has decided to extend the combat role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan into 2015, allowing troops to keep fighting the Taliban and other militant groups that threaten American soldiers or the Afghan government, The New York Times reported.
Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Unlikely Before Monday - Voice of America
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A grand jury decision is not expected until at least Monday in the case of the killing of an unarmed African-American teenager by a white police officer in the central U.S. city of Ferguson, Missouri. Though a decision and announcement had been widely ...
Judge in Michael Brown case may not release evidence
Anxieties mount as Ferguson awaits jury decision
Waiting Game in Ferguson
#MyDressMyChoice: Kenyans rally
Kenyans took to the streets of Nairobi on Monday to send a message to men: Stop attacking women because of the way they dress.