Brandon Meredith

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The Hajj Airlift You've Probably Never Heard Of

The annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca kicks off this week, with some 2 million people expected to join. The religious occasion is considered to …

Middle East

Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes expansion of state Voting Rights Act

Amid a flurry of last-minute action on legislation awaiting his signature, Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have expanded the ability of minority groups to sue under the state's Voting Rights Act.<p>Minority groups have successfully sued cities and school districts in recent years under the …

What It Will Take to End Polio

You can still see the ramps and rails at Franklin Roosevelt’s house on East 65th Street in Manhattan—even though they’ve been gone for decades. …

Public Health