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How To Buy A Car: Start With Some Patience

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:34pm

A car is one of the larger purchases most people make. How can you make sure that purchase isn't a mistake? Don't "buy it today." Do your research. Don't panic. Easy, right?

Sturgill Simpson Sings A Surreal Lullaby In 'Breakers Roar'

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:29pm

Watch a heartbreaking, dreamlike video for the outsider-country singer's new song.

FBI Probe Of Clinton Email Use Advances With Aides' Interviews

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:28pm

Federal investigators have interviewed top aides to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. They're asking whether her email practices as secretary of state compromised government secrets.

The Thistle & Shamrock: Alan Reid

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:21pm

The long-time Battlefield Band member was also host Fiona Ritchie's very first interview subject.

How The Media Failed In Covering Donald Trump

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:12pm

The media didn't create Trump, but that's no defense: it missed his rise and enabled him too.

Activists Say Airstrike On Syrian Refugee Camp Kills At Least 28 Civilians

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 5:04pm

Only civilians fleeing violence were staying in the targeted camp, activists say. Only the Syrian regime and its allies conduct airstrikes in the area.

In Israeli Kindergartens, An Early Lesson In The Holocaust

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 4:53pm

Israeli schools on Thursday carried out a standardized lesson plan for the first time to teach kindergartners the meaning of the country's annual Holocaust Remembrance Day.

The Environmental Cost Of Growing Food

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 4:53pm

Economists are working on ways to put a price on the environmental damage of growing food. Take sugar: Half of what we eat comes from beets, half from cane. Each has an impact, in very different ways.

Election Commission Advisory Board Disagrees With Director Over Citizenship Rule

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 4:44pm

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission's advisory board has shown dissatisfaction with the director's decision to allow three states to require proof of citizenship when registering to vote.




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