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February 25, 2018
George Washington. Library of Congress.
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
January 3, 2018
Kentucky Utilities’ coal-fired generating plant in Ghent, Ky., April 18, 2014. Corporate demand for electricity from renewable sources to meet clean-energy goals is leading utilities to cut the use of coal, even in coal country. (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
January 2, 2018
America's forgotten towns: Can they be saved or should people just leave?
January 2, 2018 - 8:08pm
November 13, 2017
The fastest-growing jobs in America pay about $22,000 per year
November 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 30, 2017
Image from Rachel Titiriga via Flickr
A lot of Americans believe in ghosts. But what do their ghost stories actually tell us?
October 30, 2017 - 5:09pm
October 26, 2017
Gaby Osegueda is a Lyft driver in the San Francisco Bay area. Although she and her husband bring home almost $100,000, they had to leave the city they love to find cheaper housing. Heather Long/The Washington Post.
Is $100,000 middle class in America?
October 26, 2017 - 10:24am
November 21, 2016
U.S. says won't tolerate pressure from China on fugitive families
November 21, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 27, 2016
Americas becomes first region to eliminate measles: health agency
September 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 22, 2016
An Iranian refugee on becoming American - legally, then in spirit
August 22, 2016 - 6:00pm
July 30, 2016
America was never great?
July 30, 2016 - 6:55am
December 28, 2015
Maxi yacht Comanche powers through heavy swells outside Sydney's harbor during the 71st Sydney to Hobart Yacht race, Australia's premiere bluewater classic race, December 26, 2015.
REUTERS / Jason Reed
Comanche stages epic comeback to win Sydney to Hobart race
December 28, 2015 - 7:52am
September 19, 2015
Everyone has sinned, and all can be saved
September 19, 2015 - 7:17am
August 21, 2015
Minot named to Resilience AmeriCorps program
August 21, 2015 - 6:43am
July 4, 2015
America celebrates July 4 with hot dogs, banners and barbecues
July 4, 2015 - 6:00pm
April 7, 2015
EXCLUSIVE-Destructive hacking attempts target critical infrastructure in Americas -survey
April 7, 2015 - 2:00am
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