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Natan Sharansky receives Israel’s prestigious Genesis Prize

JERUSALEM (AP) - Former Soviet dissident Natan Sharansky has been awarded Israel's prestigious 2020 Genesis Prize for a lifetime of work promoting political and...

Michelle Obama promotes girls education in Vietnam school

LONG AN, Vietnam (AP) - Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama spoke to students at a school in southern Vietnam while promoting education for...

Tufts University severs ties with family behind OxyContin

BOSTON (AP) - Tufts University is cutting ties with the billionaire family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, saying it will strip the Sackler...

Tufts University severs ties with family behind OxyContin

BOSTON (AP) - Tufts University is cutting ties with the billionaire family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, saying it will strip the Sackler...

Tufts University severs ties with family behind OxyContin

BOSTON (AP) - Tufts University is cutting ties with the billionaire family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, saying it will strip the Sackler...

Booksellers get holiday bonuses from James Patterson

NEW YORK (AP) - Bookstore employees from Mystic, Connecticut to Houston and San Francisco all have a happy holiday story to share: a $500...

Obamas’ publisher makes new pledge to education organization

NEW YORK (AP) - The publisher of Barack and Michelle Obama has pledged to donate 300,000 children’s books to a leading educational organization, adding...

Paul Simon and Peter Singer discuss ‘The Life You Can Save.’

NEW YORK (AP) - Paul Simon, world famous singer-songwriter, isn’t only inspired by fellow musicians.Simon is an admirer of the author-philosopher Peter Singer, the...

Albania’s search for quake victims ends; death toll up to 51

TIRANA, Albania (AP) - The search and rescue operation for earthquake survivors in Albania has ended, the prime minister said Saturday, with the death...

Party like a spy: Spookstock is intel world’s hush-hush bash

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sometime earlier this year, one of the most elite social events in Washington took place, but without any fanfare or news...