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Sep 15, 2014 11:11 AM ET
Trace examines the benefits and drawbacks of legalizing weed, looking at states that already have laws on the books permitting its use.
Sep 5, 2014 11:37 AM ET
Piles of cash go to parties and pet causes on both sides of the political spectrum. Where do the big-donor philosophies differ, and is there any common ground?
Aug 25, 2014 09:30 AM ET
Though protests are at the moment still peaceful, the situation is tense in Pakistan, as citizens express displeasure with their government.
Aug 21, 2014 07:55 AM ET
Missouri's governor has called in the National Guard, thanks to the current unrest in the city of Ferguson. Who makes up the National Guard and what exactly is it? Tara has the answers in this explainer.
Aug 14, 2014 08:11 AM ET
It's massively in debt, to the tune of 17 trillion dollars, but the United States is still considered the wealthiest nation on Earth. Wait, what? Explain, please.
Aug 2, 2014 05:00 AM ET
We've all seen people who text while driving and do everything except pay attention to the road. Sounds like we need a law, right? California banned hand-held cell phonery while driving back in 2008, but it doesn't seem to have helped.
Jul 30, 2014 11:30 AM ET
Tara sketches out what a world post-Net-Neutrality might look like, depending upon how things shake out in Washington.
Jun 4, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Despite public outrage and official denials, the practice of negotiating with terrorists is routine and effective. Continue reading →
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