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Musicians 'Let It All Out' At MTV's Video Music Awards

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

Complex magazine writer Alex Gale talks about the more than 30-year history and previews what to expect for Sunday night's Video Music Awards on MTV.

Marking The 53rd Anniversary Of The March On Washington

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

On Aug. 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his historic "I Have a Dream" speech at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

Colin Kaepernick Is Just The Latest Athlete To Make A Strong Political Statement

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

Newly retired New York Times columnist Bill Rhoden discusses NFL player Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand during the national anthem and past political activism by athletes.

Migrants Help In Relief Effort After Deadly Earthquake In Italy

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

Volunteers are helping respond to an earthquake in central Italy. Many of them are migrants from Africa, who came seeking asylum. Even in the relief effort, their presence in Italy is controversial.

Colombia And FARC Peace Deal Depends On The Will Of Voters

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

Colombia's government and the FARC rebels have signed a peace accord aimed at ending more than 50 years of conflict. But multiple steps remain, including a referendum, before the deal is implemented.

Impeachment Trial Begins For Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

The impeachment trial for suspended president of Brazil Dilma Rousseff has begun. She is scheduled to testify before the Senate Monday.

Prevention 'Is The Key' In Fighting Zika, Surgeon General Says

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

The CDC advised pregnant women to avoid parts of Florida after cases of the Zika virus emerged there. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy talks about what people should know about how the virus can spread.

Japan's Centuries-Old Tradition Of Making Soba Noodles

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

In the remote mountains of the Japanese island of Shikoku, an old woman makes soba noodles by hand from locally grown buckwheat. It's ancient technique that is adapting to modern times.

Worried About A Bleak Future, Climate Change Activists Hesitant To Have Kids

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

Given the increasingly dire predictions about the future, being a climate activist is stressful. Some say it's making them stress over something else — whether or not to have children.

'Cultural Mormons' Adjust The Lifestyle But Keep The Label

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:10pm

Some Mormons choose to leave the faith but not the community. And they are learning to tread new ground where belonging can exist sometimes without belief.

German Official Says U.S.-Europe Trade Talks Have Collapsed, Blames Washington

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 3:30pm

Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said talks over the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership have "de facto failed." The climate for trade deals has soured on both sides of the Atlantic.

The 10,000th Syrian Refugee Is Set To Arrive In The U.S. This Week

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 1:42pm

This will fulfill a goal set by the Obama administration one years ago. A group of several hundred refugees will depart from Jordan in the next day, bound for California and Virginia.

Ancient Zen Advice On How Not To 'Be A Jerk'

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 12:17pm

While author Brad Warner's approach to 13th-century Japanese Zen master Eihei Dogen may be unorthodox, its freshness might be exactly what the doctor ordered, says Adam Frank.

AfroPunk Acts To Free Your Mind And Your ... Ears

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 11:40am

This year's AfroPunk Festival in Brooklyn features artists who are expanding the universe of punk and ideas about who belongs there.

4 Years After Tragedy, A New Sandy Hook Elementary Prepares To Open Its Doors

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 10:30am

Students will be entering a brand-new school for the first time when classes start Monday. It's located at the same site as the scene of the tragedy and the architects were inspired by nature.

Campaign From Italian Museums Aims To Help Earthquake Relief Efforts

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 9:52am

Italy's state museums are donating their proceeds today to reconstruction efforts, following a massive earthquake that killed at least 291 people and nearly leveled three medieval towns.

Despite Early Optimism, German Companies Hire Few Refugees

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 9:00am

More than a million asylum seekers arrived in Germany last year. After three months, they are allowed to work. The CEO of Daimler predicted a new "economic miracle." But it hasn't happened.

First-Time Nominations Reveal The Changing Face Of The Emmys

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 8:06am

Cuba Gooding Jr., Rami Malek and Constance Zimmer all have one thing in common: this year is the first time each has been nominated for an Emmy. Their nominations hint at deeper changes in television.

3 + 3 = 8? It Does In This Week's Puzzle

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 8:01am

You'll be asked to take two 3-letter words that are part of an 8-letter word. You have to figure out the entire word.

Since 2012, The Economy Has Changed — And So Has The Conversation

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 8:00am

Since the last presidential election, a growing economy has sent the unemployment rate plunging. That improvement has changed the political conversation, but it hasn't stopped worries about wages.




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