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Newly released audio of conversations by senior Brazilian officials has raised legal questions about secret wiretapping. It's also raised eyebrows because the chatter reveals rampant sexism.>
March 22, 2016
Gabrielle Steinhauser, reporter with The Wall Street Journal; Suzanne Lynch, European Correspondent with The Irish Times; and NPR's Dina Temple-Raston, report on latest in Brussels explosions.
March 22, 2016
A young Israeli grew up on stories of the Holocaust, determined to enter Israel's army and not let Jews be victims again. But his encounter with a small Palestinian girl would change his outlook.
March 22, 2016
Former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has endorsed Donald Trump in Tuesday's primary. During her tenure Brewer made stopping illegal immigration a priority, and she says Trump, understands.
March 22, 2016
Two explosions reportedly ripped through the Brussels airport Tuesday morning while passengers were checking in. Police are reporting at least 13 people dead and say many others suffered injuries.
March 22, 2016
Two blasts hit the international airport; another struck a metro station. Belgium has issued a Level 4 alert, denoting "serious and imminent attack."
March 22, 2016
Current guidelines require patients to specify who gets information about their care. But advocates of change say that restriction is out of step with the world of electronic medical records.
March 22, 2016
Two explosions ripped through Brussels airport Tuesday during the morning rush hour when hundreds of passengers were trying to check in. Police say at least one person is dead and many others injured.
March 22, 2016
The company says its influential longtime CEO has died at age 79 after a storied life that led him from Hungary to the United States — and to the roster of Silicon Valley legends.
March 21, 2016
Bob Ebeling was one of five booster rocket engineers at a NASA contractor who tried to stop the 1986 launch of the space shuttle Challenger, which exploded 73 seconds into its flight. He was 89.
March 21, 2016
It is the first time the International Criminal Court has convicted someone based on his role as a military commander. It is also the first time rape has been prosecuted by this court as a war crime.
March 21, 2016
A federal judge has postponed a hearing set for Tuesday that would have been the next step toward settling the battle between Apple and the FBI.
March 21, 2016
What began as a regular handshake after a historic meeting between the leaders went awry as the Cuban leader raised Obama's limp arm above his head. It was awkward.
March 21, 2016
The 227-year-old law at the center of the Apple-FBI debate has been called antiquated and unsuitable for the digital age. But it has withstood several other challenges, including at the Supreme Court.
March 21, 2016
The Republican took a detour from the campaign trail on Monday to try to build relationships with GOP officials — while also promoting his latest signature building just blocks from the White House.
March 21, 2016
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed without dissent that a controversial gun law permitting citizens to keep a gun for self defense also applies to a stun gun.
March 21, 2016
One of India's most flamboyant tycoons, liquor baron Vijay Mallya, appears to have fled to Britain while investigators look into his delinquent loans.
March 21, 2016
Despite the attention to lead in water, the biggest health risk to children is still from lead paint. The city of Baltimore banned lead paint way back in 1950, but children continue to be poisoned.
March 21, 2016
A Turkish columnist once hailed the country's leader as a champion of democracy. Now he joins many Turks in gloom and disappointment over the country's course.
March 21, 2016
In an online poll created to help Britain's Natural Environment Research Council name its new research ship, one entrant has racked up the most votes. The final decision, however, rests with the NERC.
March 21, 2016

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