March 29, 2012 Take a visual tour through an interpretation of renowned Baltimore author Anne Tyler's neighborhood.
March 21, 2012 Mitt Romney and the superPAC supporting him continued to set the pace in GOP fundraising in February. But Rick Santorum also did well, raising $9 million, while the superPAC supporting him raised nearly $3 million. President Obama raised the most of all candidates for the month.
Women who lost their homes in last year's tsunami and are now living in temporary housing in Minamisanriku share a laugh.
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March 11, 2012 Photojournalist Daniel Berehulak offers insight into his intimate images depicting Japanese people coping with last year's tragic tsunami.
Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh talks with guests at the White House in 2009. Limbaugh apologized March 3 to Georgetown University law student Sandra Fluke after he branded her a "slut" and "prostitute."
March 7, 2012 When a public figure such as Rush Limbaugh makes a mistake, the public wants an apology. Of course, there's more than one way to finesse that message. Play NPR's Matching Game to see how some famous folks issued a mea culpa after they stumbled.
March 7, 2012 Americans use 300 million gallons of gasoline every day, so it's no surprise they keep a close eye on prices at the pump. Taxes, refinery regulations, transportation expenses and global crude oil supply and demand all influence rising costs.
February 22, 2012 At the groundbreaking on the National Mall on Wednesday, President Obama said the newest Smithsonian museum has been has "a long time coming" and will serve "not just as a record of tragedy, but as a celebration of life." The National Museum of African American History and Culture is expected to open in 2015.
February 22, 2012 Grave Digger — one of the most popular Monster Trucks on the competition circuit — celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.
February 21, 2012 During a volatile first month of voting in the Republican primaries and caucuses, the four surviving candidates each raised between $4.5 million and $6.5 million. SuperPAC fundraising reached as high as $11 million, for the one backing Newt Gingrich. Here's a day-to-day look at January fundraising.
February 14, 2012 The U.S. and Europe have been stepping up sanctions on Iran, while Israel has warned of possible military action.
Whitney Houston performs in Germany in 2009. The singer died Saturday, leaving behind a superstar career riddled with achievements.
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February 12, 2012 After years of struggling with addiction and a troubled marriage, singer Whitney Houston was found dead in a Beverly Hills hotel on Saturday. The pop diva's superstar career is riddled with achievements, including Grammy Awards, record sales and seven consecutive No. 1 singles.
Nurse Stella Trivizaki stands in an abandoned locker room at Asklypeio Public Hospital in Athens, Greece.
February 12, 2012 Photojournalist Eirini Vourloumis moved back to her hometown of Athens, Greece, to cover the economic crisis. She found her country unrecognizable.
February 9, 2012 From a flat tax to a "millionaires' tax," presidential candidates have put forth a variety of ideas for better steering the economy through changes to tax policies.
February 1, 2012 While President Obama outraised each of his potential Republican rivals in the last three months of 2011, the latest Federal Election Commission reports show that Mitt Romney's campaign pulled in more money in most weeks from those giving more than $200 each.
January 31, 2012 The Republican candidates worked to rally their supporters as Florida voters went to the polls.
January 29, 2012 Unlike traditional publishing companies, self-publishing programs like Amazon's Kindle Select lack the keen eyes of publishers, leaving room for copyright violations. It also leaves room for plagiarism. That's exactly what an author and publisher or erotica found to be the case with some best-selling ebooks in the genre.
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