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  • Anger erupts over Korea ferry rescue

    BBC - Found 2 hours agoFamilies of passengers on a sunken South Korean ferry have protested angrily over the rescue operation. Police stopped up to 100 people trying to leave Jindo island intending to...
  • Boston Marathon Weekend Kicks Off

    NBCNews.com - Found 9 hours agoTwo runners talk to NBC about why they decided to run the Boston 5K, the first public event of the Boston Marathon Weekend. The Caucus: Sund...
  • Dogs make us healthier?

    FOXNews.com - Found 11 hours agoWhen illness or injury strikes, the road to recovery is often paved with medications and therapies, in addition to a healthy diet, physical activity and plenty of TLC.
  • SpaceX rocket blasts off for space station 1 day ago

    USA Today - Found 8 hours agoMELBOURNE, Fla. -- A SpaceX cargo capsule is on its way to an Easter Sunday rendezvous with the International Space Station after a Friday afternoon blastoff from Cape Can...
  • Pipeline Delay Delights And Dismays Interest Groups

    Time - Found 14 hours agoEnvironmental groups and energy and labor organizations sparred over the Obama’s administration decision Friday to extend its review of the Keystone XL pipeline, an issue th...
  • The Longform Guide to Cuba

    There was a lot of attention this week on Yasiel Puig's escape from Cuba, with features in both Los Angeles and ESPN the Magazine. Both pieces were great, and they got us thinking about other stories...
  • High Maintenance

    The Web series High Maintenance, about which I’d been hearing good things at a low rumble for the past couple of months, had a few hurdles to clear before it could reach whatever stratum of my media...
  • British Airways Is Going Back to the Future

    In an attempt to combat rising fuel prices, British Airways is channeling their inner Doc Brown. The airline's new project, know as GreenSky, will convert garbage and waste into jet fuel. Sound famili...
  • How Not to End Racial Discrimination

    The right has always been against race-conscious remedies to racial discrimination, touting “colorblindness” as the “constitutional” approach to making policy. But it’s only been in the last...
  • Warren’s World

    Elizabeth Warren only ever encounters three kinds of human obstacles: proud, tragic, or pathetic. You can plunk Alabama Rep. Spencer Bachus into the “pathetic” column. In A Fighting Chance, her ne...

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  • Week of observances

    Religious ceremonies, some solemn, some joyous, took place around the world this week. Holy Week is observed by many different Christians before Easter. The Jewish holiday of Passover is celebrated fo...
  • Boston Marathon bombings: One year later

    On a windy and rainy day in Boston, the city marked a year since the attack at the Marathon. Two homemade bombs killed three and injured more than 250 people near the finish line last year. Symbolic e...
  • Scenes from the 2014 Masters Golf Tournament

    The 78th Masters Tournament started on April 10 among the colorful flora of the Augusta National Golf Club. The well-kept grounds of the course make a great backdrop for photographing the sport, and...
  • Survival in the Amazon

    Many indigenous groups, including the Huni Kui, Ashaninka, and Madija, live in villages in the Brazilian rainforest near the border with Peru. Over the past three years, the Ashaninka and Madija say t...
  • The Rwandan Genocide: 20 years later

    Today marks the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, where at least 800,000 people - mostly ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus - died at the hands of Hutu extremists. As survivors of the genocide r...

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