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Tech Companies Call on Government to Reign in Surveillance

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Eight major tech companies, including Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter, banded together to write an open letter to the president and Congress…read more

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Local Currency Hopes to Spur Businesses in Western Massachusetts

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO In Berkshire County in Western Massachusetts, community businesses and citizens are exchanging a new local currency called “BerkShares” as a way to support…read more

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Remembering Nelson Mandela’s Long Walk to Freedom

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Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa known as a symbol of the movement that ended apartheid in his country, died yesterday at the…read more

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U.N. to Vote on Sending Peacekeepers into the Central African Republic

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Today the United Nations (U.N.) is set to vote to send a peacekeeping force into the Central African Republic (C.A.R.), where more than…read more

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U.S. Education System Lags Behind Other Countries

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO U.S. education system lags behind other countries While students in the U.S. are familiar with the standardized tests that help compare students within…read more

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