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Accusations of flying unaccompanied migrant kids to US cities in secret


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Questionable motive? Facebook changes name for a fresh new start


Reporter Notebook

Reform Commission says expanding Supreme Court could lead to issues


Reporter Notebook

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema raises eyebrows with reported Paris trip


Interview

As COVID-19 case counts dip, are Americans in the clear for the holiday season?


Interview

Cardiologist explains why an aspirin a day is no longer right for everyone


Reporter Notebook

Nikki Haley states the ‘need’ for Trump in the GOP. Loyal support or political strategy?


Reporter Notebook

A solemn anniversary: 20 years since America launched military strikes in Afghanistan


Explainer

Former Senator: Here’s how Biden is negotiating at the Capitol to save infrastructure, spending bills


Interview

What doctors say about new pills to treat COVID-19


Reporter Notebook

‘I’ve never been a liberal’: Manchin refuses to support $3.5 trillion bill


Explainer

How politics weaves the infrastructure bill, reconciliation bill and debt ceiling together


Reporter Notebook

House approves $1 billion in funding for Israel’s Iron Dome


Reporter Notebook

Politicians play the blame game as US gets closer to debt ceiling deadline


Interview

How not raising the debt ceiling could affect your wallet


Interview

Booster shots on the horizon? Here’s what an expert says.


Reporter Notebook

California Gov. Newsom says, “Trumpism is not dead,” but what is Trumpism?


Reporter Notebook

Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett says justices are not “partisan hacks”


Interview

A first responder’s message 20 years after attack on World Trade Center


Interview

Grab soap and a sponge: It’s time to get clean and talk hygiene


Interview

How can Ida be so deadly 1000 miles from landfall? Sven and Gwen explain


Reporter Notebook

Why Sen. Manchin wants to press pause on his own party’s budget bill


Interview

Managing migration: How processes differ for Afghan refugees and those at the US-Mexico border


Interview

What’s inside Texas’ controversial abortion law?


Reporter Notebook

Afghan refugees: where are they going?


Reporter Notebook

As Hurricane Ida slams NOLA, our reporter fears for his hometown


Reporter Notebook

Stamp prices are rising while some Postal Service delivery times will slow


Interview

Orderly withdrawal? Middle East expert says the Biden Administration set expectations too high


Interview

Middle East expert speaks on Kabul airport area deadly bombing


Reporter Notebook

Biden promised a “forceful response” if the Taliban attacked. But what if an Islamic State group was responsible?


Reporter Notebook

Supreme Court: President Joe Biden must restore Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy


Reporter Notebook

Disney updates classic Splash Mountain ride


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Are Matthew McConaughey’s Covid well wishes to Gov. Greg Abbott sincere or is he playing politics?


Reporter Notebook

US leaves room for China to take advantage of Afghanistan’s economy


Reporter Notebook

When did Congresswoman Cori Bush become a member of “The Squad”?


Interview

“There is no hatred for the people of the US.” But will that change after the Taliban takeover?


Interview

“They feel betrayed”: Expert sounds off on the Afghans left behind


Reporter Notebook

“Haiti can’t catch a break”: Deadly 7.2 magnitude earthquake hits home


Interview

Florida turns to monoclonal antibodies amid rapid rise in cases


Interview

Professor: women, democratic government face gravest danger as Taliban advance in Afghanistan


Reporter Notebook

From the field to the Floor, the Senate’s Vote-A-Rama delivers viral moments


Interview

The best mask against COVID’s Delta variant? ‘They’re not created equal’


Reporter Notebook

Texas school districts buck governor’s ban on mask mandates


Reporter Notebook

With fiscal cliff looming, Democrats say the debt ceiling will not be addressed through reconciliation


Interview

Deciphering COVID’s Delta variant: Why it’s so serious and one doc’s warning


Interview

As bad as chickenpox? New report shows how contagious Delta variant is


Reporter Notebook

Russian Olympic Committee athletes expand medal count at Tokyo 2020 games


Interview

What’s a derecho? Our weather expert breaks down the mess


Interview

Tokyo 2020: why athletes’ mental health is in the spotlight


Interview

Why are masks coming back? One-on-one with an expert


Interview

As COVID-19 case counts dip, are Americans in the clear for the holiday season?


Interview

Cardiologist explains why an aspirin a day is no longer right for everyone


Explainer

Former Senator: Here’s how Biden is negotiating at the Capitol to save infrastructure, spending bills


Interview

What doctors say about new pills to treat COVID-19


Explainer

How politics weaves the infrastructure bill, reconciliation bill and debt ceiling together


Interview

How not raising the debt ceiling could affect your wallet


Interview

Booster shots on the horizon? Here’s what an expert says.


Interview

A first responder’s message 20 years after attack on World Trade Center


Interview

Grab soap and a sponge: It’s time to get clean and talk hygiene


Interview

How can Ida be so deadly 1000 miles from landfall? Sven and Gwen explain


Interview

Managing migration: How processes differ for Afghan refugees and those at the US-Mexico border


Interview

What’s inside Texas’ controversial abortion law?


Interview

Orderly withdrawal? Middle East expert says the Biden Administration set expectations too high


Interview

Middle East expert speaks on Kabul airport area deadly bombing


Interview

“There is no hatred for the people of the US.” But will that change after the Taliban takeover?


Interview

“They feel betrayed”: Expert sounds off on the Afghans left behind


Interview

Florida turns to monoclonal antibodies amid rapid rise in cases


Interview

Professor: women, democratic government face gravest danger as Taliban advance in Afghanistan


Interview

The best mask against COVID’s Delta variant? ‘They’re not created equal’


Interview

Deciphering COVID’s Delta variant: Why it’s so serious and one doc’s warning


Interview

As bad as chickenpox? New report shows how contagious Delta variant is


Interview

What’s a derecho? Our weather expert breaks down the mess


Interview

Tokyo 2020: why athletes’ mental health is in the spotlight


Interview

Why are masks coming back? One-on-one with an expert


Reporter Notebook

Accusations of flying unaccompanied migrant kids to US cities in secret


Reporter Notebook

Questionable motive? Facebook changes name for a fresh new start


Reporter Notebook

Reform Commission says expanding Supreme Court could lead to issues


Reporter Notebook

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema raises eyebrows with reported Paris trip


Reporter Notebook

Nikki Haley states the ‘need’ for Trump in the GOP. Loyal support or political strategy?


Reporter Notebook

A solemn anniversary: 20 years since America launched military strikes in Afghanistan


Reporter Notebook

‘I’ve never been a liberal’: Manchin refuses to support $3.5 trillion bill


Reporter Notebook

House approves $1 billion in funding for Israel’s Iron Dome


Reporter Notebook

Politicians play the blame game as US gets closer to debt ceiling deadline


Reporter Notebook

California Gov. Newsom says, “Trumpism is not dead,” but what is Trumpism?


Reporter Notebook

Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett says justices are not “partisan hacks”


Reporter Notebook

Why Sen. Manchin wants to press pause on his own party’s budget bill


Reporter Notebook

Afghan refugees: where are they going?


Reporter Notebook

As Hurricane Ida slams NOLA, our reporter fears for his hometown


Reporter Notebook

Stamp prices are rising while some Postal Service delivery times will slow


Reporter Notebook

Biden promised a “forceful response” if the Taliban attacked. But what if an Islamic State group was responsible?


Reporter Notebook

Supreme Court: President Joe Biden must restore Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy


Reporter Notebook

Disney updates classic Splash Mountain ride


Reporter Notebook

Are Matthew McConaughey’s Covid well wishes to Gov. Greg Abbott sincere or is he playing politics?


Reporter Notebook

US leaves room for China to take advantage of Afghanistan’s economy


Reporter Notebook

When did Congresswoman Cori Bush become a member of “The Squad”?


Reporter Notebook

“Haiti can’t catch a break”: Deadly 7.2 magnitude earthquake hits home


Reporter Notebook

From the field to the Floor, the Senate’s Vote-A-Rama delivers viral moments


Reporter Notebook

Texas school districts buck governor’s ban on mask mandates


Reporter Notebook

With fiscal cliff looming, Democrats say the debt ceiling will not be addressed through reconciliation


Reporter Notebook

Russian Olympic Committee athletes expand medal count at Tokyo 2020 games


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