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It's been a 10-year quest but researchers have discovered a female Sehuencas water frog that could help save the species from extinction.
Jan. 16, 2019
The renowned boxer and humanitarian advocate traveled the world but always credited his hometown in Kentucky. He died in 2016.
Jan. 16, 2019
Jason Spindler was in Nairobi working for a firm he co-founded that promoted business partnerships in emerging markets.
Jan. 16, 2019
As businesses and government employees feel the impact of the partial shutdown, one website lets anyone buy a beer for an unpaid worker.
Jan. 16, 2019
A study also finds that the unauthorized population from Mexico has declined by 1.3 million people since 2010.
Jan. 16, 2019
The heads of two influential national civil rights organizations challenged William Barr's suitability to be attorney general, citing his record in the early 1990s when he previously led the DOJ.
Jan. 16, 2019
Bogle, the founder of Vanguard who created the first index mutual fund, died Wednesday, the firm said. He said investors should own a mix of bonds and stocks but shouldn't pay managers to pick them.
Jan. 16, 2019
Eight people arrested in Australia are linked to an international crime syndicate that police say is responsible for smuggling heroin and methamphetamine.
Jan. 16, 2019
Photographer Federica Valabrega photographed Central American women who fled domestic violence and joined a migrant caravan to seek asylum in the U.S.
Jan. 16, 2019
The latest NPR-IBM Watson Health Poll finds that medical visits for symptoms of infections are common and that many people get an antibiotic under those circumstances. But a talk is in order first.
Jan. 16, 2019
Whether it's exercise or housework, older Americans who move their bodies regularly may preserve more of their memory and thinking skills, even if they have brain lesions and other signs of dementia.
Jan. 16, 2019
The Inspector General for the General Services Administration said agency lawyers decided to ignore the constitutional issues when they reviewed the lease after Donald Trump won the 2016 election.
Jan. 16, 2019
Interim President John Engler's efforts to try to shepherd the school through a turbulent time had been undercut by a year of scandal.
Jan. 16, 2019
Interim president John Engler's efforts to try to shepherd the school through a turbulent time have been undercut by a year of scandal.
Jan. 16, 2019
Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party, had called for the vote in Parliament after the resounding defeat of the Brexit deal that the prime minister had negotiated with the EU.
Jan. 16, 2019

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