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Man accused of driving into crowd at Charlottesville ‘Unite the Right’ rally charged with federal hate crimes

By Joe Heim ,<p>Joe Heim<p>Reporter covering numerous areas, including white nationalism, schools, student culture and Native American issues<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Devlin Barrett and<p>Devlin Barrett<p>Reporter focusing on national security and law enforcement<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Hannah Natanson<p>The Justice Department …

Rights & Freedoms

history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict since 1799 - Palestine Remix

Our timeline spans more than two centuries to explain the dramatic chain of events that led to the establishment of a Jewish state in Palestine. Further explore pivotal years in depth through our films.<p>SELECT A SPECIFIC ERA:<p>1799 – 1946<p>The British Mandate for Palestine, from 1917 to 1948, laid the …

Israeli Palestinian Conflict

The modern-day version of a thousand-year-old philosophy can help anyone be more confident

Ever feel like you're not good enough? Something bad happens and your brain plays a YouTube highlight reel of every mistake you've ever made. Your confidence crashes and your self-esteem flatlines.<p>You're not alone. People have been feeling like this as long as there have been people. It's an old …

This city in Alaska is warming so fast, algorithms removed the data because it seemed unreal

Last week, scientists were pulling together the latest data for NOAA’s monthly report on the climate when they noticed something strange: One of …

The Very First American Settlers Arrived Much Earlier Than We Thought

"A dramatic intellectual turnabout."<p>The first American settlers may have arrived across a coastal "kelp highway" from northeast Asia, and arrived …

Anthropology

Forget Machu Picchu: Seven Newly Accessible Wonders of the World

If visiting the world's most ancient temples and monuments—Angkor Wat, Machu Picchu, Chichen Itza, Petra—inspires your inner Indiana Jones, just …

Archaeologists Return to 19th-Century Shipwreck Survivors’ Camp

SITKA, ALASKA—<i>The Capital City Weekly</i> reports that an international team of archaeologists led by Dave McMahan returned to Kruzov Island, where 26 …

Discovery of a Huge, Mysterious Jade Pendant Could Rewrite Maya History

It tells a fascinating story.<p>Researchers have just published a paper on one of the most fascinating and mysterious Maya discoveries in recent years - …

Profile in cowardice: Donald Trump will take no responsibility for the wave of hate crimes he has inspired

<b>Donald Trump; Adam Purinton; Sean Spicer (Reuters/Joshua Roberts/AP/Johnson County Sheriff's Office/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)</b><p>Any correlation between Trump’s rhetoric and the hate crime in Kansas is “absurd,” White House says. Really?<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>February 28, 2017 1:00pm (UTC)<p>The Trump …

Donald Trump

This village may hold key to a bygone civilisation | lucknow

A chance discovery of six copper axes and some pieces of pottery has spurred the Archaeological Survey of India into excavating a site in Sakatpur …

Discovery Of Egyptian Army At The Bottom Of The Red Sea Brings Biblical Exodus To Life

There are testaments, there are manuscripts and there are epics. So, historians, archaeologists and researchers abide by some and ignore some. And, …

Komodo Dragon Blood Could Save Your Life

For once, they're not trying to kill you.<p>In an incredibly ironic turn of events, the creature of everyone's nightmares and a creeping villain of the James Bond <i>Skyfall</i> movie might actually save us.<p>The blood of Komodo dragons, the world's largest lizards, has an abundance of antimicrobial peptides. …

Komodo

Archaeologists to use VR to find long-lost tomb of murdered Scottish King James I

A VR version of the court will be recreated to conduct planned digs over two years.<p>Archaeologists are seeking to uncover the long-lost tomb of …

Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez elected leader of Democratic Party

Democrats chose former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman, capping a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures as well as the energy from resistance to President Donald Trump.<p>Perez, the first …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of February 20, 2017)

President Donald Trump continued his controversial decision making this week as he revoked transgender bathroom rules and proposed new immigration guidelines. He also drew criticism for his confusing comments on nonexistent terror concerns in Sweden. His fellow Republicans faced backlash on their …