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Honoring Tuskegee Airman Roscoe Brown

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 9:30am

Brown was one of the last survivors of the famed Tuskegee Airmen. The unit's African-American pilots served in World War II, laying the foundation for integrating the U.S. armed forces.

'Faith' Makes Fat A Force To Reckon With

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 9:00am

Valiant Comics' plus-size superhero is starring in her first solo book — and while the story (and her costume) underwhelm, Faith herself is a glorious creation; smart, compassionate, geeky and fun.

Top Stories: Baton Rouge Police Shooting; Pistorius Gets New Jail Term

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 8:49am

Also: Soccer star Lionel Messi is sentenced to prison in a tax fraud case; Chinese flooding deaths increase; and nobody won the Mega Millions lotto last night: the jackpot is now $508 million.

Obama Administration Eases Restrictions On Doctors Who Treat Opioid Addiction

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 8:09am

The government is raising the limit on the number of patients a doctor can treat for opioid addiction to 275 from 100 using the drug buprenorphine. The move expands office-based treatment options.

Song For A Pony And A Blue-Eyed Girl

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 8:03am

Henryk Górecki's rather simple arrangement of a folk song from the Kurpie region of northeast Poland holds power beyond its purpose.

Savages, Live In Concert

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 8:00am

The London post-punk band is by turns tender and ferocious as it showcases tracks from Adore Life to a sold-out crowd at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

If To Err Is Human, Should Technology Help Us Shed Some Humanity?

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 7:59am

Over the last half-century, advances in technology have forced a drop in deaths caused by technical lapses. And now, we count on technology to save us from our own errors. But we can do better.

Video Of Baton Rouge Man's Fatal Encounter With Police Sparks Protests

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 7:48am

In the 48-second video, one of the officers kneeling over Sterling is heard yelling "He's got a gun! Gun!" before at least one officer draws a weapon from his holster and aims it at Alton Sterling.




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