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Arts Nov 17Is Instagram killing our museum culture or reinventing it?
Participants in a recent study said they'd much rather be entertained than educated, and preferred social interactions at museum exhibits over quiet reflection.
World Oct 18As Rohingya refugees continue to flee from persecution, here’s how you can help
More than 500,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled their homes since August to escape systematic violence at the hands of government soldiers in Myanmar. The U.N. has called the actions taken by Myanmar forces against the group “a textbook…
Nation Oct 16How you can help California wildfire victims
Fierce winds that have fanned the flames of more than 14 wildfires raging through Northern California are beginning to die down this week. As of Monday, the fires had left 41 dead, 213,000 acres burned and 5,700 structures destroyed.
Nation Oct 10Wildfires are sweeping through California. Here’s what you need to know
One Cal Fire official called this multiplicity of fires “unprecedented.”…
Nation Oct 095 overlooked stories that are worth your time
The latest on protests in St. Louis, a plague sweeping Madagascar and other stories you may have missed in the rush of news.
World Oct 06Nuclear disarmament coalition wins the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize
The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) for drawing "attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based…
World Oct 025 important stories you may have missed
With the rush of news about the deadly shooting in Las Vegas, and the continuing recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, these five stories may have slipped under your radar.
Nation Sep 295 important stories that deserve a second look
The end of some Temporary Protected Status for Sudan, a hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego and other stories you may have missed in the rush of news.
Nation Sep 29Photos: Uncertainty and calls for resilience in Puerto Rico as residents wait for aid
Residents of Puerto Rico say the island's communities are resilient -- but that aid is coming too slowly, especially to the island’s most remote areas.
Nation Sep 26Así es como puedes ayudar a las víctimas de los huracanes en Puerto Rico
Casi todos los 3,4 millones de habitantes del territorio estadounidense necesitan ayuda para recuperarse de la tormenta. Así es como Usted puede ayudar:…