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Justice Department's No. 3 Official Is Stepping Down

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 10:15am

Stuart Delery, acting associate attorney general, is resigning to explore options in the private sector. He leaves as the highest-ranking openly gay leader in the department's history.

Watch Live: The Lumineers In Concert

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 10:06am

The folk-rock band that brought the world "Ho Hey" releases a new album this week. Watch The Lumineers perform songs from Cleopatra starting at 1 p.m. ET.

Bible Could Become An Official State Symbol, As Tennessee Approves Bill

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 9:59am

It's degrading to the religious book to put it on the same level as the state flower and bird, says a Republican critic of the bill.

Come Intern At Planet Money

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 9:39am

You won't have to get coffee. But you might have to ride a hoverboard. Apply by May 22.

For New Parents, Dad May Be The One Missing The Most Sleep

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 9:11am

New moms get a lot of sympathy over lack of sleep, but studies find that dads may be hurting more, a new book on the science of parenting says. Bottom line: Both parents need help getting shuteye.

Viking's Choice: Aloha, 'Faraway Eyes'

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 9:00am

Aloha's first album in six years is largely inspired by the grand gestures and airy atmospheres of '80s pop music — particularly in the rhythmically rich "Faraway Eyes."

'Star Wars' Voice Actor Who, As Admiral Ackbar, Warned 'It's A Trap!' Dies At 93

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 8:23am

Erik Bauersfeld's amphibious rebel commander was far from the biggest role that the Star Wars movies had to offer. But three words transformed a bit part into a fan favorite: "It's a trap!"

Songs We Love: BOSCO & Speakerfoxxx, 'Hot Boyz'

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 8:00am

The Atlanta singer and DJ follow closely, but not wholly, in Missy Elliott's empowering footprints in this flip of her subversive hit single from 1999.

If The Earth Were A Village Of 100 People

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 7:37am

This short video, making the rounds on social media, provides some eye opening insights into the distribution of human welfare, says Adam Frank.

Top Stories: Two Guantanamo Detainees Transferred; Small Fire At IRS

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 7:29am

Also: It's primary election day in Wisconsin; the Justice Department is investigating an Arizona county's botched election; and Syracuse faces UConn in the women's NCAA title basketball game tonight.




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