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Trump Administration Wants North Korea At Negotiating Table On Nuclear Weapons

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 8:42pm

Secretary of State Tillerson tells NPR Kim Jong Un has to show up willing to talk about giving up the arms: "We do not seek a collapse of [his] regime. ... We seek a denuclearized Korean peninsula."

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Trump To Sign Executive Order On Offshore Drilling And Marine Sanctuaries

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 8:16pm

The president is set to sign an order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for oil and gas, and possibly reverse the designation of some marine sanctuaries.

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West Virginia State University Says It Is Suing Dow Chemical For Contamination

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 5:23pm

The school alleges the chemical manufacturing giant is responsible for the elevated levels of three likely carcinogens in its groundwater. Its lawsuit asks that the company provide for their removal.

After Ann Coulter Speech Cancellation, Protesters Rally At Berkeley

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 5:08pm

The university and city of Berkeley saw dueling demonstrations with police on hand. Coulter suggested that she might "swing by" to greet supporters.

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As Los Angeles Burned, The Border Patrol Swooped In

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 5:06pm

People often remember tensions between African-Americans, white police officers and Korean business owners. That story gets more complicated when you step into a predominantly Latino neighborhood.

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Going There: Beyond Borders

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:54pm

Border cities can be places of division and unity. Join Michel Martin and KPBS in San Diego for compelling discussions on the tensions and possibilities found in border cities.

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