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Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

Policing DNA, Digital Government, "Super Gang" Trial

Thursday, September 15, 2016

On today's show: Local police making unregulated DNA databases; the future of government using data for good; the biggest street gang trial in recent history in Chicago.

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Detroit: Growing For Some, Not All

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Downtown Detroit is booming but many residents in outer-lying areas worry they're being left behind. 

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Republicans Scramble To Hold North Carolina

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Republicans are ramping up resources in North Carolina after facing backlash from the controversial 'bathroom bill,' formally known as House Bill 2.

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Todd Zwillich: Deplorable? Which Basket are You in?

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Hillary Clinton called Donald Trump's supporters a "basket of deplorables." Todd Zwillich analyzes the media response and argues it will be good for her campaign.

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How #BankBlack Could Narrow the Wealth Gap

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Black-owned banks are getting a huge boost from the #BankBlack movement. But will this translate into long-term growth?

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#BankBlack, This Election's "Baskets," The Reporter With Zika

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Black-owned banks getting a boost; Todd Zwillich on Trump's "basket of deplorables"; reporter with Zika describes what it's like.

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The Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Having a master's degree in geology was rare for a woman in the 1950s, but that didn't stop Marie Tharp from changing the field forever.

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Reporter With Zika: So Much is Unknown

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

A reporter who contracted the Zika virus talks about what it's like to have the disease, and how little he knows about how it will affect him in the future.

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The New U.N. and North Korea

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The 71st session of the U.N. General Assembly begins today. Just days after North Korea's successful nuclear test, the country's foreign minister will be in attendance. 

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Research Chimpanzees Get New Start in Sanctuary

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Life is about to become very different for more than 200 chimpanzees. Why? Last week marked the end of privately funded research on chimpanzees in the U.S. 

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Candidates Prep for The Presidential Debates

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The debates are coming up! We examine the candidates' chances, the archaic debate format, and if the system is "rigged."

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After Tragedy, Paralympian Returns to Rio for Gold

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Alana Nichols is the first American female athlete to win gold medals in Summer and Winter Paralympic Games, and that's after a devastating accident paralyzed her from the waist down.

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Trump Foundation Called Into Question

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The Donald J. Trump Foundation is coming under scrutiny after it was revealed that Trump took credit for donations that were not his and stopped giving to the charity entirely in 2008. 

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Conflict in Ukraine Continues

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

At the United Nations, Ukraine will attempt legal action against Russia for its annexation of Crimea. The United States is expected to play a role.

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Investigating the Trump Foundation, A New United Nations, Paralympic Heros

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

On today's show: An in-depth look at the Trump's charitable giving; the issues facing the new United Nations; a Paralympic athlete on her Rio Games.

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Criminal Intent and a Brain Aneurysm

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Can a man be convicted of assault if he committed the crime while he was suffering from a brain hemorrhage? A criminal case from the past sheds light on today's justice system.

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New Deal Joins the U.S. and Russia Against Islamic Terrorism in Syria

Monday, September 12, 2016

A seven day cease-fire is intended to start today in Aleppo and other besieged areas after a weekend of heightened violence in Syria.

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On the Lookout for Brain Trauma in the NFL

Monday, September 12, 2016

To assuage concerns about head injuries, the NFL now has one "concussion spotter" and two neurotrauma consultants at every game. How effective are they in actually protecting players?

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The Temporary Block of Dakota Access Pipeline and Native American Rights

Monday, September 12, 2016

On Friday, the Obama administration made an unprecedented announcement in support of Native American rights when it temporarily blocked the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.  

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Judge Orders Connecticut to Fix Inequality in Schools

Monday, September 12, 2016

A Connecticut judge ruled that the state's education system was unfair — and ordered a total overhaul of everything from funding distribution to teacher evaluations.

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