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Celebrating 20 years of the groundbreaking album, "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill."
Top reporters share what they’re watching for in the week head in Washington and around the globe.
Millennials by the numbers. Do all those assumptions about their wanderlust and fear of commitment hold up? Are they really so different from everyone else?
Manafort on trial. Escalating trade war with China. Facebook and fake accounts. The news roundtable dives in.
Documentaries are making a splash this summer at the movie box office. From “RBG” to “Three Identical Strangers,” we’ve got your front-row seat.
Advocates and opponents of "Medicare for All" alike are pointing to a recent estimate from the Mercatus Center that projects a price tag of around $32 trillon for the plan.
Did a conservative think tank just give Bernie Sanders the evidence for his "Medicare for All" plan? We’ll ask them and Sanders.
Fat gets a bad rap. But the right mix of high-fat foods might be the ticket to a healthy diet. We’ll weigh the evidence and options.
The Trump administration weighs a big tax cut for the rich, with no vote in Congress. We’ll add it all up.
What’s the buzz? We’ll look at the wonders of bees and worries they’re at risk of disappearing.
A president like no other has changed the way the media covers the White House. Is it dangerous? Is it fair?
The victims of the vast majority of unsolved murders are African-American. We’ll look at roadblocks and efforts to change that.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has made headlines recently for plans to further shake up policies regarding for-profit higher education.
We’ll kick off the week with a look at what’s to come in Washington and around the globe.
What’s Education Secretary Betsy DeVos been up to lately? The correct answer is: plenty. We’ll look at the report card.
The Trump-Cohen tapes. Deadline to reunite migrant families. A sizzling global heat wave. The roundtable dives in.
Life and culture in the American South. We’ll talk with native daughter and author Julia Reed about her new book "South Toward Home."
"The president does seem to be kind of taking credit here for solving a crisis of his own making," New York Times reporter Ana Swanson says.
President Trump tweets, “Tariffs are the greatest,” but they're hurting farmers, so Trump is bailing them out. What does this tell us about his trade war?
A dangerous, and deadly heat wave grips the globe. We’ll look at where and why it’s happening.