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China's Nomads Have A Foot In Two Very Different Worlds

China is attempting to move nomads into permanent settlements, but the transition for many has proven difficult. After apartment living, one family plans to go back to herding.

Secret U.S. Space Plane To Land After 22 Months In Orbit

There are many theories about what exactly the unmanned X-37B is doing as it circles the Earth on long-duration missions.

British Lawmakers Vote To Recognize Palestinian State

The symbolic, nonbinding vote urges the government of Prime Minister David Cameron to recognize Palestine alongside the state of Israel.

Severe Storms Threaten Tornadoes And Floods

Georgia faces the risk of tornadoes and flash flooding today as two lines of severe weather move from west to east.

How Millennials Are Reshaping Charity And Online Giving

The generation now coming of age is spending and giving differently. New York-based Charity: Water gets it, and it's been a boon to its cause.

Health Premiums And Costs Set To Rise For Workers Covered At Work

As many companies provide employees with their coverage details this fall, premiums are expected to increase modestly. Surcharges for spousal coverage and health savings accounts are also on the rise.

What They're Saying: Vatican's New Tolerance On Gays And The Divorced

We take a look at viewpoints from the Catholic and secular media about a stunning interim report released by a synod of bishops meeting at the Vatican.

Getting Some 'Me' Time: Why Millennials Are So Individualistic

Millennials are often criticized for being the most entitled and self-absorbed generation. Many call them narcissists, while others say they should take time to find themselves.

Kim Jong Un Makes First Public Appearance In More Than A Month

The North Korean leader's disappearance from the public eye led to speculation that he had suffered from a serious medical problem or even a coup. New photos from state media show him using a cane.

Daniel Tiger: Won't You Be His Neighbor?

The PBS program Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood is bringing the legacy of Fred Rogers to a new generation of children.

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