Kirk Siegler

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Doctor Shortage In Rural Arizona Sparks Another Crisis In 'Forgotten America'

Friday, July 14, 2017

More than 70 rural U.S. hospitals have closed since 2010, and rural areas are likely to be short 45,000 doctors by 2020. It's one more example of the nation's division between haves and have-nots.


Retrial Begins For 4 Defendants In Cliven Bundy Standoff Case

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

As a retrial begins for four men involved in an armed standoff against federal agents at Cliven Bundy's Nevada ranch, there are renewed questions about the strength of the federal government's case.


Winter Snow And Rain May Lead To More Destructive Wildfire Season

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Fire officials warn that an abundance of fresh brush, the result of record-setting precipitation this winter in California and the Southwest, could provide plenty of fuel for wildfires this summer.


Desert Aid Camp Turning Away Migrants Following Border Patrol Raid

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

"Our clinic space being compromised will directly lead to more suffering and more death in this desert," one aid worker said. The agency insists it is not targeting humanitarian operations.


FACT CHECK: Is Left-Wing Violence Rising?

Friday, June 16, 2017

This week's shooting at a Republican baseball practice alarmed those who fear the left is becoming more radicalized.


Trump Administration Wants To Shrink Bears Ears National Monument

Monday, June 12, 2017

Whether the new monument, considered sacred to Native Americans, should be abolished or reduced is the first part of a review of national monuments under an executive order by President Trump.


What Utah's Canyon Country Can Tell Us About Trump's Monuments Review

Saturday, June 10, 2017

For over two decades, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument has been a lightning rod. Now, it's under review along with 26 other monuments and serves as example of what has people worked up.


Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke Reviews Bears Ears National Monument

Friday, June 09, 2017

A Saturday deadline is approaching for Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to recommend whether the controversial new Bears Ears National Monument in Utah should be abolished or shrunk. It's the first of a larger review of national monuments stemming from an executive order by President Trump last month.


Commuting By Foot: Big Sur Residents Struggle With Life After Mudslide

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Most mornings and afternoons, a newly built footpath that plunges through a grove of towering redwoods is clogged with workers and school kids.


Saving Cairo: A Once Thriving River Town Finds Itself On Life Support

Sunday, June 04, 2017

Federal housing officials are closing two large public housing projects in Cairo, Ill., renewing concerns that the predominantly African-American town will be wiped off the map altogether.


HUD To Begin Relocating Families From Public Housing In Cairo, Ill.

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Cairo used to be a thriving river port and manufacturing hub. Now it's one of the fastest depopulating towns in rural America. The latest blow: Its two large public housing projects are shutting down.


This Land Is ... Cut Under Trump's Budget?

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Trump administration's latest budget includes millions in cuts to land and wildlife management programs. Critics say it would hurt rural America, which largely supported the president in November.


In New York City, Russian Americans Support Trump Despite Recent Scandals

Friday, May 19, 2017

New York City's Brighton Beach neighborhood has one of the highest concentrations of Russian Americans in the U.S., and support for President Trump there is unwavering despite the recent scandals.


With National Monuments Under Review, Bears Ears Is Focus Of Fierce Debate

Friday, May 05, 2017

Bears Ears in Utah is on land considered sacred to Native Americans. But some local residents say the 1.35-million-acre national monument is being pushed by extreme out-of-state environmentalists.


U.S. May Day Marches Highlighted Immigrant Rights

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Multiple large May Day marches took place across the U.S. on Monday. The focus went beyond traditional labor issues to immigration, women's rights and freedom of speech.


Demonstrators Unite Against Trump In May Day Protests

Monday, May 01, 2017

Los Angeles and Seattle are preparing for large crowds at Monday's May Day marches. The Trump administration's aggressive deportation policies are fueling this year's protests.


United Against Trump, May Day Protests Expected To Swell

Monday, May 01, 2017

Monday's protests for worker rights around the country are expected to draw larger than usual crowds this year due to President Trump's efforts to crack down on immigration.


In Utah, How You Tread Through This Canyon Matters

Saturday, April 29, 2017

In Utah's canyon country, federal land managers are partially lifting a ban on off-road vehicle travel through an area that's prized for its sensitive Native American cultural sites.


PHOTOS: See The Sweeping American Landscapes Under Review By Trump

Friday, April 28, 2017

President Trump has ordered the Department of the Interior to review the status of at least 20 national monuments. Here's a visual guide to the stunning landscapes now in Trump's sights.


Trump To Sign Executive Order That Could Shrink National Monuments

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The Interior Secretary says, under the policy, his department will review protective designations since 1996 of 100,000 acres or more, particularly their size.