A waypoint for refugees, Lesbos braces for hardship as tourism declines
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A waypoint for refugees, Lesbos braces for hardship as tourism declines

The island of Lesbos is one of the Aegean’s most idyllic locales, and long a…

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Why safe drinking water is no safe bet for some U.S. schools
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Why safe drinking water is no safe bet for some U.S. schools

It’s not just Flint, Michigan. Over the past few decades, school districts in Los Angeles,…

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Will the White House race change in a New York minute?
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Will the White House race change in a New York minute?

Tuesday’s primary in New York represents one of the most significant delegate prizes left in…

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How the U.S. military is supporting Iraq against ISIS
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How the U.S. military is supporting Iraq against ISIS

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced Monday that the U.S. will be sending 217 more…

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Front-runners hope for big gains in pivotal New York contest
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Front-runners hope for big gains in pivotal New York contest

With Tuesday’s pivotal New York primary looming, front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton hoped for…

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PBS NewsHour full episode April 18, 2016
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PBS NewsHour full episode April 18, 2016

Monday on the NewsHour, Ecuador continues to dig out after a devastating earthquake. Also: The…

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How Brazil lost faith in its president
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How Brazil lost faith in its president

Brazil, South America’s largest nation, is facing its worst recession in decades, the Zika crisis…

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News Wrap: Rescue workers search for survivors of Japan earthquakes
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News Wrap: Rescue workers search for survivors of Japan earthquakes

In our news wrap Monday, thousands of rescue workers continued the search for survivors from…

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Is a perfect storm of Zika virus conditions coming to the Gulf Coast?
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Is a perfect storm of Zika virus conditions coming to the Gulf Coast?

In the wake of the CDC’s revelation that Zika virus causes microcephaly in infants, doctors…

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IRS commissioner: Funding cuts hinder security, efficiency
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IRS commissioner: Funding cuts hinder security, efficiency

The IRS is facing tougher scrutiny than ever from Congress. Last week, lawmakers repeatedly pressed…

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