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Cokie Roberts Answers Your Questions About The Congressional Budget Office

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 4:03am

In the #AskCokie segment, commentator Cokie Roberts talks with Steve Inskeep about the history of the Congressional Budget Office. The CBO has been in the news for its analysis of the GOP health plan.

Poll Shows Americans Think Their Health Care Will Get Worse

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 4:03am

A new poll shows only about a third of Americans like the Republican health care plan passed by the House this month.

Morning News Brief: Americans Pessimistic About GOP Health Care, U.S.-German Tensions

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 4:03am

A new poll shows Americans are pessimistic about repealing the Affordable Care Act. Ingo Zamperoni of ARD news discusses U.S.-German relations. And a labor activist in China has gone missing.

Scores Dead, Hundreds Injured In Kabul Car Bombing

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 3:06am

The blast hit during the morning rush hour in an Afghan neighborhood that is home to several embassies and is not far from the presidential palace.

(Image credit: Rahmat Gul/AP)

Wary Of North Korea, U.S. Destroys Mock Warhead Over The Pacific

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 3:05am

The Pentagon says its interceptor shot down a missile similar to the type that North Korea could someday use to threaten the United States.

(Image credit: Matt Hartman/AP)

CBS' Scott Pelley Out As Evening News Anchor, Shifted To '60 Minutes'

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 11:23pm

It's unclear how fully Pelley embraced the plan or its timing. His newscast lost 9 percent of its audience from a year ago, despite high interest in the news. CBS has not announced a replacement.

(Image credit: Cindy Ord/Getty Images)




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