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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:28:03 -0500The biggest weekend protests yet over Korea's influence-peddling scandal seem to have moved enough lawmakers to support impeaching the embattled president.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:03:17 -0500Searching for alien life is harder than you might think, because whatever is out there might be really odd. So leading astrobiologists are meeting to advise NASA on how to go about looking for it.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:00:17 -0500Cases before the Supreme Court on Monday test whether lawmakers in Virginia and North Carolina weighed race too heavily in redrawing congressional districts following the 2010 census.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:00:17 -0500A trial starts Monday over conditions in Alabama's prisons. Mentally ill inmates say they're denied basic care. Meanwhile, the Justice Department is conducting a civil rights probe into the prisons.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:36:00 -0500Not all conspiracy theories are harmful, though many have negative effects, says Tania Lombrozo. New research suggests education's consequences can disrupt the processes that draw people to them.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:00:17 -0500Here's how difficult it is for students with children to get access to the federal money for child care.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:20:00 -0500Some are in an uproar over President-elect Donald Trump's phone call to Taiwan's president. Yet the Chinese leadership has shown no interest in escalating the matter.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:13:00 -0500In a surprising move, John Key said it was the "right time" to leave politics. Key, who spent eight years as leader of his country and his party, says he will formally step down on Dec. 12.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:33:00 -0500Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II discusses news that the Army Corps of Engineers denied an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:39:00 -0500Matteo Renzi had pinned his political future on the proposed constitutional changes, which would have taken some power away from Italy's Parliament. Renzi announced he will resign on Monday.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Sports writer George Dohrmann discusses the NFL's efforts to replenish its viewership and player pipeline with a campaign targeting children, which he compares to the efforts of the tobacco industry.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Special correspondent for PBS NewsHour Nick Schifrin was on hand as Cuba's longtime ruler Fidel Castro was buried today in Santiago, where he launched his revolution more than half a century ago.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500In the early 1970s surrealist icon Salvador Dalí published a lavish cookbook called Les Dîners de Gala. Decades later, the book is being republished for a new and much wider audience.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Professor Michael McDonald of the University of Florida discusses two separate cases the Supreme Court will hear on Monday involving racial gerrymandering in North Carolina and Virginia.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii joined thousands of veterans at the Standing Rock protest in North Dakota this weekend. They traveled to show solidarity against the oil pipeline.