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An octogenarian dyes her hair bright blue, and reflects on the cultural fixation with women's looks.
Nov. 18, 2015
The billionaire's support remains essentially unchanged at 22 percent, far ahead of other Republican candidates in the state.
Nov. 18, 2015
Residents of the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis began hearing gunfire and explosions starting at 4:00 a.m.
Nov. 18, 2015
Explosions and gunfire rang out early Wednesday as heavily armed police surrounded a suburban Paris apartment in a raid targeting the suspected planner of last week's Paris attacks.
Nov. 18, 2015
The diverted Air France flights landed safely in North America after anonymous threats were received after the flights had taken off. Passengers got off both planes safely and were taken to terminals.
Nov. 17, 2015
30 governors have expressed opposition to resettlement of Syrian refugees over security concerns in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks.
Nov. 17, 2015
The woman adopted her longtime partner's kids while living in Georgia, but she moved to Alabama when they split. The top court in that state refused to recognize her parental rights.
Nov. 17, 2015
A suicide bombing reportedly killed 32 people and wounded 80 more in northeastern Nigeria. Officials are blaming Boko Haram.
Nov. 17, 2015
Belgium postponed its game against Spain in Brussels, and Germany evacuated a stadium in Hanover hours before a game against the Netherlands.
Nov. 17, 2015
The Ohio governor and 2016 GOP presidential hopeful outlined his foreign policy agenda in an interview with NPR, saying, "I think it is absolutely critical to invite our moderate Muslim friends."
Nov. 17, 2015
The investment giant has purchased hundreds of thousands of acres of farmland in an environmentally threatened area.
Nov. 17, 2015
Louisiana Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal announced Tuesday evening that he was suspending his campaign for president.
Nov. 17, 2015
The sweet potato pie, sold in boxes bearing LaBelle's face, was a ho-hum seller until a video singing its praises went viral last week. Why pie fever? Partly, it's about celebrating black culture.
Nov. 17, 2015
Of the 26 states that adopted the PARCC test, Massachusetts is now the 20th state to drop it. But critics of Common Core say the move doesn't go far enough.
Nov. 17, 2015
More than 100 companies are accused of selling products that contain unlisted ingredients or make health claims without adequate scientific evidence.
Nov. 17, 2015
The challenge from UNICEF: Make a wearable device that can improve health. And the winners are...
Nov. 17, 2015
Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Republican candidate for president, also called for a "time out" on the U.S.'s Syrian refugee program "until we can ensure we have proper vetting."
Nov. 17, 2015
As immigration to the U.S. shifts from Mexico to Central America, more Mayan speakers find themselves stuck without translators in the court system.
Nov. 17, 2015
After years of struggling for donations, aid groups were seeing record responses. Then came Paris.
Nov. 17, 2015
Wearing his trademark bow tie and round spectacles, Chris Kimball has hosted 15 seasons of America's Test Kitchen, one of public television's most popular programs.
Nov. 17, 2015

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