Isabel Angell

Takeaway Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

"We Had to Drive Through a Wall of Flames": Escaping the Camp Fire

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Four survivors of the devastating Camp Fire tell us their stories of escape and trying to forge ahead.

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Comprehending the 'Wide, Deep' Destruction of the Camp Fire

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The Camp Fire in Northern California killed dozens of people and wiped out the entire town of Paradise in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. 

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How Criminal Justice Fared in the Midterms — and Why Conservative Support Mattered

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Criminal justice reform was on the ballot in at least a dozen states, and conservative support was crucial in several victories. 

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Counts and Recounts: Contested Races and How We Decide Them

Monday, November 12, 2018

An update on the tightest midterm races that still don't have an official winner, and a look at the rules that govern our process of counting and recounting votes in the U.S.

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Election Roundup: Voters Choose Divided Government

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

It’s the day after Election Day, so what do we know?

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Should Corporations Pay More to Fund Homeless Services? Bay Area Voters Will Decide

Monday, November 05, 2018

Three city ballot initiatives in California on raising corporate taxes to pay for homeless services have split the tech industry and local politicians. 

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A Cannabis Pioneer's 'Lonely' Place in the Industry

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Wanda James is the first black woman to own a cannabis dispensary in the United States. And for Wanda, her identity and work are inextricably linked.

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Untangling Missouri's Competing Medical Marijuana Initiatives

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Show-Me state residents will vote on three different measures on medical marijuana next week; all of them are polling above 60 percent. 

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14-Year Oil Spill Shows No Signs of Slowing

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Taylor Energy has sued the federal government to end its responsibility to stop the Gulf of Mexico spill, which began in 2004. 

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Former Monsanto Executive Nominated to Run Fish and Wildlife Service

Monday, October 29, 2018

Aurelia Skipwith has already been working in the Department of the Interior for more than a year. At Monsanto, she oversaw a group researching agricultural products. 

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Give Me Back My Hour! The Debate Over Changing Our Clocks in California

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

A measure on the ballot in California would put the state one step closer to permanent Daylight Saving Time.

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Why It's Bad That Sea Urchins Are Getting 'Hangry' in Northern California

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Climate change has caused an explosion in the population of purple sea urchins off the coast of Northern California, to devastating effect for the regions important kelp forests. 

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Erdogan Addresses Turkish Parliament on Khashoggi's Death

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The murder of the dissident Saudi has provided the Turkish president with ammunition against his country's rival, Saudi Arabia. 

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Voter ID Law in North Dakota Will Affect Native American Communities

Monday, October 15, 2018

The voter ID law is expected to influence the tight senate race between Democratic incumbent Heidi Heitkamp and her challenger Kevin Cramer.

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There's More Black Women Running in the Midterms, But They Face Bigger Hurdles

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Black women running for office encounter outright racism and harassment, but also struggle more to gain funding and endorsements. 

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As Job Recruiters Turn to Artificial Intelligence, Concerns Arise Over Potential Bias

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

As applying for jobs becomes increasingly digitized, some worry about the role bias may play in designing AI recruiters.

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Dissident Journalist Believed Assassinated by Saudi Hit Team in Turkey

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing last month after visiting the Saudi consulate in Turkey.

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Nikki Haley Announces She's Stepping Down as UN Ambassador

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

How will Nikki Haley's resignation impact the United States' relationships with the rest of the world?

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How Criminal Records Make Life Harder in California

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Amika Mota was jailed for seven years in California. But after her release, she found that life with a criminal record could be just as difficult.

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"It's About Damn Time": Venture Capitalist Looks to Help Other Black, Queer Businesspeople

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Arlan Hamilton is a rare black and queer venture capitalist, and she’s made it her mission to grant funding to startups with founders who are women, people of color, or LGBTQ.

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