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Doctors spend lots of time answering questions about the latest drug ad, and that means less time answering questions that could really help your health, a primary care physician says.
April 29, 2017
"I wanted to see Manzanar with my own eyes, so that my understanding of history might feel deeper through the experience of place."
April 29, 2017
U.S. forces targeting an ISIS leader may have accidentally killed two of their own.
April 28, 2017
The House and Senate approved a short-term measure on Friday that funds the government for another week.
April 28, 2017
The U.S. has relied on legislation from 2001 to justify its use of force against ISIS. But a bipartisan group of representatives say it's outdated, and argue it's time for a debate.
April 28, 2017
Unions called for the 24-hour work stoppage to protest President Michel Temer's attempts to roll back pensions and labor laws. Temer says these changes are necessary to save Brazil from recession.
April 28, 2017
Officials are working on an emergency import deal for another vaccine that is not licensed in the U.S. Even then, a limited number of doses will be available at only a small number of clinics.
April 28, 2017
The agency will scale back its collection of "about" data, messages that are not only traveling to and from a foreign target, but those that mention one.
April 28, 2017
Tickets cost thousands for what organizers were calling "the cultural event of the decade." But when visitors arrived on Grand Exuma, they found a tent city without enough power, security, or food.
April 28, 2017
The event in Washington, D.C., the day after President Trump's inauguration animated activists worldwide. It spurred more marches and political involvement. But the next phase is a challenging one.
April 28, 2017
Forty-one percent of 18- to 29-year-olds give President Trump an F, a Harvard poll shows. Nearly half of this millennial group says politics is relevant, despite low likelihood of running for office.
April 28, 2017
At the TED Conference in Vancouver this week, two Fellows, Devita Davison and Damon Davis talked about putting ideas to work to invigorate marginalized communities from within.
April 28, 2017
People are using the #LiveandLetTutu hashtag to share images of themselves wearing tutus, in response to Sen. Mike Enzi saying a man who wears a tutu in a bar is asking for it.
April 28, 2017
President Trump has ordered the Department of the Interior to review the status of at least 20 national monuments. Here's a visual guide to the stunning landscapes now in Trump's sights.
April 28, 2017
Princess Barbare Jorjadze is renowned for her cookbook. But she spent most of her life writing letters, poems and essays, to fight for a greater public role for Georgian women.
April 28, 2017
With Marine Le Pen in a tight race ahead of next weekend's election, accusations of Holocaust denial prompted a quick shakeup at the head of her party.
April 28, 2017
The bill gives lawmakers another week to work out a longer-term spending plan.
April 28, 2017
Chris Ategeka left his native Uganda and earned an engineering degree in the U.S. He could have gone to Silicon Valley — but his personal history set him on a different path.
April 28, 2017
The Commerce Department report indicates the slowest economic growth in three years.
April 28, 2017
"There's a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea, absolutely," the president said, adding that he would prefer a diplomatic solution.
April 28, 2017

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