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One Arkansas Execution Takes Place As Other Inmates Head To Death Chamber

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 4:53pm

Arkansas Times reporter Jacob Rosenberg talks about the state's first execution in 12 years, after the U.S. Supreme Court denied requests by a death row inmate to stay his execution.

Looking Ahead At Trump's First 100 Days In Office

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 4:53pm

This week will see a reveal of the White House's tax plan and the end of President Trump's first 100 days in office and Trump is still working on making progress on his campaign promises.

Macron, Le Pen Expected To Advance To French Presidential Runoff

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 1:31pm

Macron was estimated to have won 23.7 percent of the vote with Le Pen taking about 21.7 percent, according to projections based on early vote counts.

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An Opening For Trump In Deep Blue Oregon

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 9:36am

Donald Trump came within 600 votes of winning in Oregon's 4th congressional district, where the fading logging industry remains important. Democrats have represented the area for over 40 years.

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Trump's Priorities As He Hits 100 Days

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:07am

Congress returns to Washington next week, and they've got a lot to do, as President Trump faces down his first 100 days.

A Border Patrol Official's Take On Trump's First 100 Days

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:07am

Art Del Cueto, vice president of the National Border Patrol Council and co-host of The Green Line podcast, talks with Lynn Neary about whether Trump has lived up to campaign promises made.

The 'First 100 Days' Presidential Benchmark Goes Back To FDR And Napoleon

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:07am

President Trump's first 100 days in office are almost over. He says he's done more than any president to date. But where did the idea of the 'first 100 days' come from?

The Implications As French Voters Head To The Polls

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:07am

French voters go to the polls in the first round of their presidential election, an election that has consequences not just for France, but for Europe.

Trump, The Golfer In Chief

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:07am

President Trump plays a lot of golf. But not nearly as much as Woodrow Wilson.

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Nearly 100 Days In, Trump Voter In One Rust Belt County Shares Concerns

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 6:28am

Jamie Ruppert of Pennsylvania supports President Trump, but says she'd give his first few months in office a B- or C+. He "stepped up" for the people of Syria, she says, but failed at health care.

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Student Loans: You've Got Questions, We've Got Answers

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 6:09am

Is trade school the ticket? Does the middle class have the worst debt woes? Listeners weigh in with burning student loan questions.

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Trump's First 100 Days: An 'Entry-Level' Presidency

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 6:00am

Trump is the first president without political, military or government experience. And experts argue that he's faced setbacks because of it.

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Why My Coal Mining Grandfather's Deathbed Advice Applies To Minority Americans

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 3:31am

As my grandfather lay dying from Black Lung disease, his eldest children did not question or doubt his advice to them: go out and get educations, and master newer ways of working.

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Black-Jewish Relations Intensified And Tested By Current Political Climate

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 2:01am

Activist ties that go back to the Civil Rights Movement are being strained by divergent viewpoints on the movement for black lives and Israel's position on Palestine.

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PHOTOS: Scientists Take To Washington To Stress A Nonpartisan Agenda

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:23pm

The science community feels threatened under the current administration. Researchers, educators and activists took to the nation's capital to stress that cuts to scientific funding affect us all.

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City Municipal ID Cards In Chicago Would Benefit More Than Undocumented Groups

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 5:24pm

Chicago City Clerk Anna Valencia talks about the city of Chicago's new municipal ID cards which will be accessible to residents who lack documentation for living there.

Part Of Georgia's Preparation For Runoff Election In June Involves A Lawsuit

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 5:24pm

Civil rights groups are suing Georgia's secretary of state over voter registration rules that would prevent new voters from taking part in the state's special congressional election.

Actions Sparked By Protests Can Have Sustained Influence

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 5:24pm

The March for Science is one of many demonstrations in response to the Trump administration. Sociology professor David Meyer at the University of California Irvine talks about the history of protests.

Trump Awards Purple Heart In First Visit To Walter Reed Military Hospital

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 2:10pm

Sgt. 1st Class Alvaro Barrientos was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds sustained last month in Afghanistan. It was President Trump's first visit to Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, MD.

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Saturday's March Aims To Stand Up For Science

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 10:18am

"I think the profession of science is under attack," says one organizer of the worldwide event. "[We've] left that open for politicians to [hijack] science for their own selfish needs."

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