This traveling clown troupe brings moments of joy to Syrian refugees
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This traveling clown troupe brings moments of joy to Syrian refugees

Clown Me In, a Beirut-based clowning group, performs for Syrian refugees in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley.

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Remembering Nobel laureate and Auschwitz survivor Elie Wiesel
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Remembering Nobel laureate and Auschwitz survivor Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel, the Nobel Peace Prize winner and Holocaust survivor, died Saturday at his home…

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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode July 2, 2016
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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode July 2, 2016

On this edition for Saturday, July 2, ISIS claims responsibility for a terrorist attack in…

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Small towns join forces to bridge the digital divide
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Small towns join forces to bridge the digital divide

While cable companies provide internet services for the majority of Americans in urban areas, many…

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The enduring legacy of Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate
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The enduring legacy of Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate

Elie Wiesel, the Nobel laureate who spent decades teaching tolerance and and whose writing illuminated…

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Antarctic ozone hole believed to be shrinking
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Antarctic ozone hole believed to be shrinking

Scientists studying climate change in Antarctica reported this week that a hole in the protective…

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Why this South Dakota town is embracing new immigrant populations
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Why this South Dakota town is embracing new immigrant populations

As rural America sees its populations shrink, one town in South Dakota is embracing new…

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These floating piers let visitors walk on water
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These floating piers let visitors walk on water

For the past two weeks in Italy, a lake has been transformed with floating piers…

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PBS NewsHour full episode July 1, 2016
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PBS NewsHour full episode July 1, 2016

Friday on the NewsHour, the Islamic State claims responsibility for an attack on a Bangladesh…

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There’s no shame in making summer reading fun
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There’s no shame in making summer reading fun

Make sure you cover up this summer — with sunscreen. But your chick lit, schlocky…

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