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State Budget Cuts Hit Universities

Feb 25, 2017

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Remembering Frank Delaney's 'Irish Gift Of Gab'

Feb 25, 2017

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More than 22,000 retired coal miners could lose their health care and pension soon unless Congress takes action. The loss would be devastating for families and the towns they live in. Reporter Margaret J. Krauss of Keystone Crossroads reports.

Pence And Mattis Commit To NATO, But Ask Europe For More Help

Feb 18, 2017

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Iraqi Forces Ready For Effort To Retake Western Mosul

Feb 18, 2017

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Finally, time for sports.

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For decades, there have been exactly 40 Broadway theaters all between 41st and 65th Streets in Manhattan. Tonight, a new theater opens that also happens to be the oldest. Are you confused? No one better than Jeff Lunden to clear it up.

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Immigration Ban Halted By Federal Judge

Feb 4, 2017

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Kenyans Of Indian Descent Seek Greater Recognition

Feb 4, 2017

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I am surrounded by Mary Tyler Moores: smart, strong, independent women who have enriched the news business, and, for that matter, our world.

When Mary Tyler Moore died this week, at the age of 80, a lot of women in the news business — and women who are lawyers, teachers, accountants, and software engineers — cited Mary Richards, the role she played on The Mary Tyler Moore Show from 1970 to 1977, as an inspiration.

Taking 'Death Of A Salesman' To Tehran

Jan 28, 2017

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