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WASHINGTON — Protesters plan to converge on the nation’s capital on Saturday to help bring attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action. Civil rights organizations plan to hold a...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioSUSANA GARCIA: It’s going to be really hard for the businesses here on Main Street to survive if it doesn’t pick up. JOHN LARSON: All along Main Street in Delano, California, businesses can feel it – the...
WASHINGTON — First it was objections by House Democrats that stood in the way of passage of a $1.1 trillion catchall spending bill. Now it’s the Senate Republicans’ turn, specifically Ted Cruz of Texas and Mike Lee of Utah. The two...
Hereford cattle roam the dirt-brown fields of a ranch on the outskirts of Delano, in California’s Central Valley, on February 3, 2014. Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images Heavy rain, snow and wind has been pummeling California over the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSInside Garrison Keillor’s fabled world of ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ Little Libertarians on the prairie Digital revolution threatens American literature, says best-selling author James Patterson JUDY...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on who gets credit for job growth, protests on race and justice Shields and Brooks on the Ferguson ruling, Hagel resignation Brooks and Marcus on executive action precedent,...