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Low-income women were 25 percent more likely to get screened for breast cancer in states that expanded their Medicaid programs early under the Affordable Care Act.
Dec. 1, 2015
Protesters called for police Superintendent Garry McCarthy to be fired over the shooting death of a black teenager.
Dec. 1, 2015
Trump promised endorsements from 100 black ministers Monday with a press conference to prove it. Instead, he got a very long meeting, requests for apologies and gave none.
Dec. 1, 2015
Remember P. Jay Sidney? Probably not, but Emily Nussbaum of The New Yorker unearthed the story of this actor and advocate's push to diversify the TV world 50 years ago.
Dec. 1, 2015
The latest release of the Democratic presidential candidate's emails from her controversial private server total 7,825 pages, including portions of 328 documents which were upgraded to "Confidential."
Dec. 1, 2015
Extensive flooding that drowned fields came on top of a summer of drought. Farming accounts for one out of every 10 jobs in the state. Many farmers will have the worst crop losses they've ever seen.
Dec. 1, 2015
A new report glimpses life "inside the bubble of American ISIS sympathizers, a diverse and diffuse scene that the FBI estimates include hundreds, if not thousands, of individuals."
Dec. 1, 2015
Jeh Johnson tells NPR's Morning Edition that the existing U.S. refugee program is "probably the most thorough, multi-layered, time-consuming way for anyone to cross our borders."
Dec. 1, 2015
After months of looking at a number of Republican candidates, the state's evangelicals appear to be shifting toward Cruz.
Dec. 1, 2015
The extraordinary life of George Edwin Taylor and what it can tell us about politics in America — then and now.
Dec. 1, 2015
Hot or cold, in a soda, hot toddy or beer — people are finding all sorts of ways to imbibe cascara. It's a caffeinated, tea-like drink with a fruity flavor made from dried coffee cherries.
Dec. 1, 2015
The relationship between Turkey and Russia has been frayed since Turkey downed a Russian jet. Obama said that the U.S. supported Turkey's right to defend its airspace.
Dec. 1, 2015
Arne Duncan catches up with one of the young students he mentored more than 25 years ago — a young woman who, he says, "inspires him."
Dec. 1, 2015
Mayor Rahm Emanuel has been under criticism for his handling of police misconduct, especially in the wake of the shooting death of a black teenager.
Dec. 1, 2015
Iowa provided a strong base of support for Ron Paul in the 2012 presidential race. But several factors have driven voters to candidates other than his son Rand.
Dec. 1, 2015
A warming climate is likely to disrupt global food production, which has Big Food companies worried. Some, like Mars, are becoming increasingly vocal advocates for action on greenhouse gas emissions.
Dec. 1, 2015
The fashion industry in LA has been bleeding jobs for years. One bright spot has been high-end denim. Whereas $30 jeans are often made in China or Mexico, designer jeans are almost always made here.
Dec. 1, 2015
Officer Jason Van Dyke is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. Van Dyke was captured on dash cam video shooting the teen 16 times.
Nov. 30, 2015
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie nabbed the backing of the New Hampshire Union Leader this weekend, citing his executive and national security experience. But that doesn't mean he's guaranteed a win.
Nov. 30, 2015
Providence is widely considered the finest restaurant in Los Angeles. Its award-winning chef, Michael Cimarusti, is piloting Dock to Dish, a program that hooks chefs up directly with local fishermen.
Nov. 30, 2015

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