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HMS Terror—and the Moral Challenge of Exploration

The recent discovery of the long-lost ship is a reminder of the courage and spiritual ambition that took modern explorers to the ends of the earth<p>Earlier this month, searchers found the HMS Terror beneath the Canadian Arctic ice, solving one of the most famous mysteries in maritime history. The …

If the Government Thinks You’re Dead, That’s Really Hard to Fix

Clerical errors, on the rise, get harder to undo; ‘I can’t put you back in the system’<p>By<p>Georgi Kantchev<p>Georgi Kantchev<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@georgikantchev<p>georgi.kantchev@wsj.com<p>GRAVESEND, England—Andy Kirchin, 56 years old, doesn’t remember the day he died. He was visiting his brother in …

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Donald Trump defends racial profiling in wake of bombs

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump on Monday reiterated his support for the controversial practice of racial profiling by police amid increasing threats to the homeland.<p>"Our local police -- they know who a lot of these people are. They are afraid to do anything about it because they don't want to be …

Ahmad Rahami, suspected New York bomber, cited al-Qaeda and ISIS, officials say

NEW YORK — Federal authorities said Tuesday that the man accused of carrying out bombings here and in New Jersey over the weekend hoped to stage a suicide attack and worried he would be captured first.<p>In a journal found on him after he was captured, Ahmad Rahami, the 28-year-old suspected bomber, …

Cross-Stitch Street Art In Spain by Raquel Rodrigo

Yesterday we brought you Christo Guelov, a Bulgarian artist who’s transforming the streets of Madrid with his playful crosswalk designs. Now we’d …

Cross-stitch