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Block The Vote: A Journalist Discusses Voting Rights And Restrictions

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:47pm

The Voting Rights Act of 1965 outlawed racial discrimination in voting. But author Ari Berman says a 2013 Supreme Court ruling blocks the enforcement. Originally broadcast Aug. 10, 2015.

The Morning After: Donald Trump Rails On 'Dishonorable' Ted Cruz

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:29pm

In a press conference Friday, Donald Trump also referred once again to a conspiracy theory linking Cruz's father to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy

Cleveland, Rocked: Music At The Republican National Convention

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:19pm

Uncovering the layers of weirdness in the many fights over the ways music was employed as theater during this week's Republican national convention.

'Heat Dome' Causing Excessive Temperatures In Much Of U.S.

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:09pm

It's over 100 degrees Fahrenheit in much of the Midwest, South and East, and the culprit is hot air trapped under an atmospheric pressure lid that heats it up even further.

Study: The Digital Divide Between Latinos And Whites Is Shrinking

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:47am

After years of lagging behind other ethnic groups when it comes to accessing the Internet, the "digital divide" between Latinos and whites is now at its narrowest point since 2009.

WATCH: Facebook Tests Internet-Beaming Plane

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:24am

The social media company's high-altitude, unmanned, solar-powered drone is designed to provide wireless Internet coverage to the ground below.

M-M Good

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00am

Every answer in this final round is a two-word phrase or name in which each word starts with the letter M, like "Mickey Mouse."

Share And Share Alike

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00am

This game is about music sharing: Every answer in this quiz is the name of a song whose title is shared by more than one artist.

Come Together

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00am

We've reworked The Beatles' hit "Come Together" to be about things that go together, like macaroni and cheese, or Bert and Ernie.

Loudon Wainwright III: 'Please Discover Me Now!'

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00am

Singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III joins us to read some clues and play some tunes, including a new song in which he imagines what a world in which Donald Trump became President.

Perfectly Cromulent Words

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00am

In this game, contestants must decide whether the clues we give them are real words we found in the Oxford English Dictionary, or something we made up.

Three Separate, But Equally Important Initials

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00am

For this game, we've rewritten the intro to Law & Order: SVU to be about other things known by three initials.

Postcard From Cleveland: Why I'm Voting For Donald Trump

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:16am

We asked everyone we met why they were supporting Trump. Here are some of their answers.

$1 Billion Health Care Fraud Took Advantage Of Medicare In Florida, Agents Say

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:07am

Investigators say Philip Esformes, 47, used his access to thousands of Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to perpetrate a massive and profitable fraud.

Bigger Budgets Boost 'Star Trek: Beyond,' But Small Screens Might Work Better

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:00am

Chris Klimek says the fancy effects and swooping camera work of the new Star Trek film are fun to watch, but the story's civilization-seeking imperatives might still be better served by TV.

North Miami Officer Was Aiming At Man With Autism, Union Chief Says

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 9:32am

"This not a case of a rogue cop, this is not a case of police abuse," the head of the Dade County police union says, adding that the officer who shot Charles Kinsey is praying for his recovery.

In Nice, Residents And Tourists Struggle To Adjust After Attack

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 9:23am

After last week's truck attack, "We're lost," says one resident. "We just don't know how to deal with it. We're living in endless doubt."

Songs We Love: Roosevelt, 'Fever'

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 9:00am

The German producer captures youth, boredom and adventure in a wistful pop song whose video follows three teenagers as they stumble aimlessly into chaos.

'Don't Think Twice' Scripts Improv With Ease

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 8:37am

Sad sacks and stage hogs chase stardom in Don't Think Twice. But rest assured writer/director Mike Birbiglia keeps it funny.

The Race To Stop A Looming Food Disaster In Southern Africa

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 8:17am

El Nino ruined this spring's harvest. Can food aid — and maize seeds — be delivered in time?

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