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Former White House records management analyst Solomon Lartey taped scraps of paper -- that had been torn apart -- back together for posterity.
The fate of the AT&T Time Warner deal has been decided. And with it, a message sent to media moguls and beyond.
The flow of information to the public in the Age of Trump. What do we know about what the government is doing in our name and with our tax dollars?
She told graduates to "be your own cheerleader."
The historic summit with North Korea comes with high stakes. We’ll unpack the best and worst case scenarios.
Netflix now makes more television than any network in history and the hits keep coming. What’s the secret sauce?
Fallout from the G-7. The North Korea summit. The GOP’s immigration feud, top reporters open their notebooks and share what to look for in the week ahead.
Plastic or the planet? We need to make a choice, or drown in plastic says National Geographic. We’ll dig in.
What did Robert Siegel miss in retirement? "Certainly not the deadlines, nor the opportunity to broadcast," he writes.
Trump’s “absolute right" to self- pardon. Super Bowl champs disinvited. Justices side with Colorado baker. The weekly news roundtable dives in.
There she is, but no longer in a swimsuit. We’ll look at Miss America’s makeover and new message.
Fashion icon Kate Spade’s death by suicide has launched a new conversation about women’s mental health.
A top historian’s warning on the rise of authoritarianism from Russia to Europe and America.
Two new breast cancer studies out this week. One shows that women who receive chemo might not actually need it. The other looks at immunotherapy. We'll discuss.
After the Supreme Court’s green light, Delaware launches sports betting. And bets are on -- which states are next?
Telemedicine as the new house call is getting more traction and patients. Is it good medicine?
Long hours on the road, with public radio to keep them company... truckers call into our show occasionally. Here's what Canadian truckers had to say about U.S.-Canada trade relations.
Oh, Canada. Trudeau and Trump spar ahead of the big G-7 summit. We’ll look at it through the lens of Canada.
From Mad Men to memes, the advertising industry is undergoing epic changes. Bestselling author Ken Auletta shares the inside story.
Primaries to watch. Congress back to work. Summit reality check. Top reporters open their notebooks and share what to watch for this week.