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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:51:09 -0500The protagonist of Sebastian Barry's new novel is conscripted right off the boat as the price of American citizenship. Eventually he finds love and companionship with one of his fellow soldiers.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:51:09 -0500Author Mary Graham discusses the confidences that presidents keep. When it comes to President Trump, she says: "I think we're seeing that it's not possible to keep policies secret in the digital age."
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:43:00 -0500Uber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer after she published a blog post detailing her experience.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:52:00 -0500President Trump's personal lawyer and a Russian-American business associate negotiated a plan they hoped would end U.S. sanctions against Russia, according to the New York Times.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:40:00 -0500Ian Purkayastha has loved truffles ever he first tasted them as a teenager — at 15 years old, he was selling them to restaurants in his Arkansas hometown.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:34:00 -0500Vice President Mike Pence told allies at NATO headquarters in Brussels that President Trump expected to see "real progress" by NATO members in raising their defense spending by the end of 2017.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:33:00 -0500Powerful storms inundated the state over the weekend, leaving mudslides, sinkholes and downed power lines in their wake.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:20:00 -0500The artist and Nirvana frontman who embodied the grunge movement was born on Feb. 20, 1967 in Aberdeen, Washington.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:11:00 -0500Trump's sons have taken over management of the Trump Organization. But potential conflicts of interest continue to raise flags among experts.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:06:00 -0500President Trump gave a speech Saturday night in Florida that many saw as similar to his rousing campaign speeches.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:51:06 -0500The Philadelphian's forthcoming debut album shows off his soulful falsetto and subtle songwriting. Hear two songs.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:17:00 -0500In an unannounced visit, Defense Secretary James Mattis traveled to Baghdad to meet with Iraqi leaders. He arrived during a fight to retake western Mosul, with allies' faith in the U.S. at a low.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:01:19 -0500The idea of plumes of moisture curling above our heads might seem beautiful, but new research shows atmospheric rivers to be among the most damaging of weather systems.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0500Second acts in life. We’ll look at what it takes to reinvent yourself, your career – early, mid-life, and late.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:00 -0500How intelligence lives beyond the brain. In your body. Intelligence, in the flesh.