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Regina Carter's Jazz Goes Almost Everywhere

Friday, October 17, 2014

Regina Carter turns her jazz violin down home with her new album "Southern Comfort."

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Week In The News: Market Mess, Ebola Alarm, Election Hits The Home Stretch

Friday, October 17, 2014

The CDC in the hot seat on Ebola. Markets reeling. Mid-term fireworks. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Weighing A Catholic Change For LGBT And Divorcees

Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Catholic Church signals a new openness towards gays, the divorced, and more. We'll ask American Catholics what they think.

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The US Health System Vs. Ebola

Thursday, October 16, 2014

A second Dallas nurse infected with Ebola. At least 76 in her hosptial, exposed. We'll look at the American medical system racing for Ebola readiness.

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Weighing A Catholic Change For LGBT And Divorcees

Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Catholic Church signals a new openness towards gays, the divorced, and more. We'll ask American Catholics what they think.

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The US Health System Vs. Ebola

Thursday, October 16, 2014

A second Dallas nurse infected with Ebola. At least 76 in her hosptial, exposed. We'll look at the American medical system racing for Ebola readiness.

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Russell Brand Says He Wants A 'Revolution'

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The wild, funny, blithely offensive comedian Russell Brand takes on the world's woes with us. He says he's got the answer.

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Hello, Havana? Re-Examining The Cuban Embargo

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The US embargo against Cuba is 54 years old next week and there are new calls --and maybe new reasons - to end it. We'll hear the fresh debate.

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How Goya Interprets Our Modern Moment

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Goya. Francisco Goya. The Spanish painter of war and upheaval. He's relevant right now, again. We'll go to Goya.

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The New Blue Collar Jobs Of Tomorrow

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The new blue collar jobs. We'll look at where they are and what it will take to get one.

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From Homeless To Nashville Hit

Monday, October 13, 2014

Country singer Doug Seegers was homeless for years in New York and Nashville. He's out with a new album and will break your heart.

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American Muslims And ISIS

Monday, October 13, 2014

A young American, arrested at O'Hare airport, allegedly on his way to join ISIS. Who is drawn to this? And why?

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There Is An Orchestra In Spanish Harlem

Saturday, October 11, 2014

The Spanish Harlem Orchestra. Salsa, jazz and a lot of great energy. We'll hear their sound.

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Week In The News: An Ebola Death, Same Sex Marriage Surge, New Tensions In Ferguson

Saturday, October 11, 2014

America's first Ebola death. Leon Panetta blasts the President. US teens and ISIS. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Sonia Sotomayor And The Supreme Court's New Term

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Joan Biskupic on the Supreme Court's first Latina justice, Sonia Sotomayor, and the high court's agenda now.

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Cheap Oil At An Energy Inflection Point

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Despite the Middle East crisis and Russian tensions, world oil prices are plummeting. We'll look at why and what it means for rising clean energy.

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Mayors On The Future Of America

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

We talk with mayors from across the country on going local to find the future. Plus: Jack Beatty on Boston's own Mayor Menino.

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What America Must Do To Stop Ebola, Now

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Are we ready for Ebola? The CDC says it will stop Ebola in its tracks in the US. We'll hear what it's really going to take.

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How America Has Lost Its Way

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Former New York Times columnist Bob Herbert has been in the road in the USA. He says America has lost its way. He joins us.

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Kansas Turns Topsy-Turvy In Midterm Election

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

We go to the deep red state of Kansas, where Republicans from the Senator to the Governor may lose their seats in the midterm election.

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