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Tibet's tragic trend of self-immolation

BEIJING -- During the winter break from high school, Tsering Kyi would spend her days tending the yak and sheep, always taking a book with her out to pasture. One of the few literate members of her family, bilingual in Chinese and Tibetan, her ...

Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy makes a political ad

LAS VEGAS -- The political ad plays out like a parody, a "Saturday Night Live" skit: two dusty cowboys standing near the barn trading country talk.

But the thing is this: This pair is serious.

Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, who challenged the ...

Nation and world news briefs


MELVILLE, N.Y. --A health care worker who had recently returned from a West African country in the midst of the Ebola outbreak has been taken to Bellevue Hospital Center where he is being tested for the virus, the New York City Department ...