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The Department of Justice says it will keep pressing for Apple's help unlocking a different iPhone seized in a drug investigation in New York.
April 8, 2016
The city's health department wants to send ex-offenders who have been trained to be "violence interrupters" to hospitals to talk with victims. Chicago has found the program prevents repeat injuries.
April 8, 2016
Nearly five months after a "Wanted" bulletin tied him to the Paris terrorist attacks, police in Belgium have arrested Mohamed Abrini, according to Belgian state media.
April 8, 2016
From British colonials who fell in love with "curry powder" in India, to Koreans who encountered the taste in Imperial Japan, the story of curry is one of globalization writ on a dish.
April 8, 2016
After a meteor punched a huge crater into the Earth 65.5 million years ago, 70 percent of the planet's species went extinct. Today, pieces of that meteor are found all over the world.
April 8, 2016
Kevin Dawes was seized in Syria in 2012. The government never acknowledged holding him, but has now freed him after lengthy negotiations, according to U.S. officials.
April 8, 2016
Bernie Sanders plans to attend a Vatican conference about social, economic, and environmental issues next week. Sanders says he's a "big big fan of the pope" for "talking about the idolatry of money."
April 8, 2016
News of fatalities comes after reports of an active shooter at the military facility near San Antonio. The county sheriff's office tweeted that "deputies are still inside the building."
April 8, 2016
In his new exhortation, "The Joy of Love," Francis addresses marriage, sex and love. For a 79-year-old man who has taken a lifelong vow of chastity, the pontiff has some pretty solid tips.
April 8, 2016
This is all because of an overlap of federal and state holidays with the usual April 15 IRS deadline.
April 8, 2016
A new paper raises concerns about possible changes in the parasite behind the strain, putting us at greater risk.
April 8, 2016
The presidential candidates and superPACS have raised a combined total of around $1 billion, but only three candidates have talked about repairing the campaign finance system, new analysis shows.
April 8, 2016
A new study says that 69 percent of Chicago high school students earned Ds or Fs when retaking algebra on computers.
April 8, 2016
On Friday, Pope Francis announced that church leaders around the world should work with couples to determine the best choices for them. He spoke of prioritizing conscience over judgment.
April 8, 2016
Steve Julian is a morning anchor for KPCC-FM in Los Angeles, a playwright and a former cop. His communities are legion, and all cared deeply when he got his terminal diagnosis. How best to reach out?
April 8, 2016
A successful revival would mean not only a healthier and more balanced ecosystem, but it could also boost Cambodia's ecotourism, bringing more revenue to the national economy.
April 7, 2016
Defending his 1994 crime bill to a protester, Clinton said: "You are defending the people who kill the lives you say matter."
April 7, 2016
Nuclear power is carbon-free and remains the source of about 20 percent of U.S. electricity. But natural gas, wind and solar are often cheaper, and unprofitable reactors are being shut down.
April 7, 2016
On Friday a supply rocket is scheduled to send an inflatable module to the International Space Station. The expandable technology is being developed by a private firm.
April 7, 2016
There are conflicting stories about how many people were kidnapped from a cement factory near Damascus. A rights group says 170 people were taken – but state media puts that number at more than 300.
April 7, 2016

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