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Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:28pm

Many of the 2 million men serving time in the U.S. have formed their sense of manhood while incarcerated. And becoming a different kind...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:07pm

Robert Siegel talks with ESPN sportswriter Jane McManus about the NFL's new domestic violence initiative under its personal conduct...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:07pm

Videos and other images of beheadings have appeared with increasing frequency in recent weeks. Dawn Perlmutter, director of the Symbol...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:07pm

In Ukraine, civilian volunteers are digging trenches outside the port city of Mariupol in an effort to defend their city from assault by...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:07pm

For the first time, the department wades into a federal district court case involving the Indian Child Welfare Act, a law meant to keep...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:30pm

In 1976, scientist Peter Piot was part of the team that discovered the Ebola virus. The epidemic today in West Africa, he says, is "...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:29pm

The national average for regular is $3.45 per gallon, down from an all-time high of $3.83 per gallon over the Labor Day 2012 holiday....

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:20pm

You probably haven't thought about whether your phone could help diagnose alcohol withdrawal. Well, it can. An app for doctors measures...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:13pm

Policymakers worldwide have been calling for countries to get rid of institutions for orphans and abandoned children. A study out of...

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:02pm

There's no such thing as plain vanilla — at least if you're talking about beans from the vanilla orchid. Whether it's from Tahiti or...