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Drivers on Interstate 580 approach the MacArthur Maze interchange in heavy traffic near Oakland, California, in this 2007 file photo. President Barack Obama is set to announce an initiative to boost private-sector investment in the country’s...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Israel agreed late today to a five-hour pause in attacks on Gaza after a U.N. appeal. The halt, for humanitarian purposes, will begin at 3:00 a.m. Eastern time tomorrow morning. The announcement followed...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSCalifornia’s historic drought strains towns and farms in Sonoma County Calif. calls for water conservation in response to record drought Recycled water in Arizona staves off drought JUDY WOODRUFF:...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhy Hamas rejected an Egyptian-proposed ceasefire Israel shoots down Hamas drone amid continued violence Former U.S. special envoy on why Israel and the Palestinians have to abandon the ‘status quo’ GWEN...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Now the immigration divide. A new Washington Post/ABC News poll shows a majority of Americans agree on at least one aspect of the debate: They don’t like how politicians are handling the situation;...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Now to a series of alarming safety lapses at the federal Centers for Disease Control. No one’s been hurt, but they have raised serious questions. And, today, the head of the CDC traveled to...