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Where Activists See Gray, Albuquerque Police See Black And White

If a suspect threatens officers, police say they have a right to defend themselves. But a Justice Department report said the police in Albuquerque have used force unnecessarily; two ex-officers agree.

How One Chauffeur Took Down A Corrupt Brazilian Politician

Antonio Cavalcante helped get a candidate for governor barred after showing that the politician had embezzled millions of dollars while he was a state legislator.

New Mix: Thom Yorke, Robert Plant, Aphex Twin, Trent Reznor, More

On this week's All Songs: We share great new electronic music from Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross' unsettling Gone Girl soundtrack, Thom Yorke and Aphex Twin, plus new music from Robert Plant and more.

Incipient Field Of Futures Studies Helps Countries Prepare

Futures studies is the study of creating possible, preferable and probable futures for governments, businesses, and societies.

eBay Plans To Separate From PayPal

In a major reversal, eBay announced it will split its PayPal business into a separate, publicly traded company.

USDA Steps In To Relieve Salmon Glut

With an overabundance of pink salmon, the USDA is buying cans of salmon to help keep prices up and give to food banks.

Secret Service Director Faces Congressional Hearing

Julia Pierson will face lawmakers today over an incident earlier this month in which an armed intruder scaled the White House fence and entered the residence.

Scientists Change Memories With Hope Of Treating Brain Disorders

Scientists are now able to manipulate memory in profound ways that may lead to new treatments for a range of neurological and psychiatric disorders.

Inside America's Newest Utopia: Tony Hsieh's Las Vegas

Re/code's Nellie Bowles has been reporting from Las Vegas, where Zappos founder Tony Hsieh is attempting to build what Bowles describes as a utopia.

Hong Kong Protests Could Expand

Protesters say they could expand their demonstration to include labor strikes or occupation of government buildings if their demands aren't met.