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Tens of thousands of students are on admissions waiting lists for colleges — they won't find out until later in the summer if they've even been accepted.
April 29, 2016
Lourdes Garcia Navarro talks with Wesley Morris, critic at large for The New York Times, about Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, the comedians behind the award-winning sketch comedy show.
April 29, 2016
Leicester City, long a minor player in England's powerful top soccer league, is now doing the unthinkable, with a team featuring players who were semi-pro just a few years ago.
April 29, 2016
The city of Fallujah was the site for some of most intense battles between insurgents and the U.S. military during the Iraq War.
April 29, 2016
Les Waas, a beloved prankster, wrote the memorable song that drew children to the Mister Softee ice cream truck, among other well-known tunes. He passed away earlier this month, at 94 years old.
April 29, 2016
Paramount Pictures holds the copyright to Klingon, spoken by some characters in "Star Trek." The Language Creation Society is arguing Klingon is a real language, and is therefore not copyrightable.
April 29, 2016
For centuries, German law has stipulated that beer can only be made from four ingredients. But as Germany embraces craft beer, some believe the law impedes good brewing.
April 29, 2016
We asked the students in Marlem Diaz-Brown's class in Miami to tell the story of their "amazing" teacher.
April 29, 2016
For our profile of Marlem Diaz-Brown, we asked her students to do the reporting. Here's how we got an exclusive look inside their classroom.
April 29, 2016
After starting as an "underdog," Sanders has outspent the Clinton campaign in almost every major category.
April 29, 2016
The airstrikes killed 42 people at a civilian hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, in October 2015. U.S. officials say personnel attacked the wrong target.
April 28, 2016
The destruction of a hospital in Aleppo is part of a disturbing trend. And it's not just happening in Syria.
April 28, 2016
It sounds like science fiction, but it's a very real and contentious debate that is making its way through the U.N. Advocates of a ban want all military weapons to be under "meaningful human control."
April 28, 2016
Workers at the yogurt maker got a potential windfall when the company said it would give them shares that could be worth up to 10 percent of the firm. It reflects a rising trend in employee ownership.
April 28, 2016
Most notably, a 22-year-old German wide receiver could be the first player drafted straight from Europe to the NFL.
April 28, 2016
A bipartisan group of Senators is making one last push to overhaul the way drug criminals are punished before Capitol Hill shuts down this year.
April 28, 2016
Fu Hou died in 2012 and his body spent more than three years in a pottery jar before it was sterilized, painted and gilded. The process honors his dedication to the religion.
April 28, 2016
China's legislature has passed a controversial law giving police sweeping powers to monitor and control foreign non-governmental organizations that operate in China.
April 28, 2016
Growing up in India, she was a fan of the dubbed-in-Hindi TV series. As a globetrotting adult, she is touched by the Disney movie version.
April 28, 2016
Mosquitoes infected with Zika haven't turned up along the U.S. Gulf Coast yet, but could thrive in the region's sultry summer weather. Pregnant women and their doctors are already taking precautions.
April 28, 2016

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