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Exclusive Interview with Patrick Murphy Racey on α6500

In this exclusive interview, we talk about the new α6500 with a photographer who had one in hand for several weeks prior to its unveiling.<p>Sony …

The United States is giving Putin the green light for atrocities

By Editorial Board<p>ON MONDAY, Vladi­mir Putin and Donald Trump spoke by phone about Syria and agreed on “the need to work together in the struggle against the No. 1 common enemy — international terrorism and extremism,” according to a Kremlin statement. Hours later, Russia and its Syrian allies …

Middle East

Fresh Air Weekend: Stephen Colbert; Leonard Cohen's New Album; Donald Glover

Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts. This</b> …

Donald Glover

Dozens of teens attack students on Philadelphia school bus, witnesses say

There was a frightening scene that unfolded which put children at risk in Philadelphia. Dozens of teens charged at a school bus and assaulted the young kids on board, according to witnesses.<p>Now a mom is talking only to FOX 29.<p>The streets of West Oak Lane are quiet now but witnesses say it was a far …

AT&T's Latest Results Help Explain Need For Time Warner Deal

Overshadowed amidst AT&T’s Saturday announcement of its deal to buy Time Warner, the carrier also reported third quarter results for its current …

Seven Key Features that Make a Shotgun More Shootable

“I can really shoot this gun,” you might say, or you may admit: “I can’t hit a thing with this gun.” Why? What makes a shotgun shootable? A few …

Hunting

Flight attendants reveal facts about flying that airlines don't tell passengers

A flight attendant's job is more than serving drinks with a smile.<p>They're responsible for passengers' safety and, of course, they know a lot about …

What I Love Most about the 11 Cities I've Lived in

I’ve lived in quite a few places in the short (almost) 30 years I’ve been on this beautiful planet. I can honestly say that I have nothing but great …

Syria Is Becoming Collective Madness

The First World War started over less. Jets from Turkey, a member of NATO, shot down a Sukhoi 24 fighter from Russia, a state with around 7,700 nuclear warheads, over Turkey's border with Syria.<p>The circumstances and location of the shooting are in dispute. The Turks say it was over their air space, …

Middle East

Folk singer Buffy Sainte-Marie on the cost of being in the music business

The legendary folk singer Buffy Sainte-Marie, 74, is among 10 artists vying for this year's Polaris Music Prize, an award that will be handed out at the Carlu, on Sept. 21. We spoke to her about the high cost and rewards of being in the music business.<p><b>Your album Power in the Blood is shortlisted</b> …