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On Point with Tom Ashbrook

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Impartial Juries In A Media-Soaked Age

The Marathon bombing, the Aurora movie theater shootings, and the challenges of picking an impartial jury.

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Week In The News: State Of The Union, Yemen Crisis, 'DeflateGate'

President Obama comes out swinging in his State of the Union. High level talks in Cuba. Japanese hostages. "American Sniper" controversy. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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New Stories Of Beautiful, Broken Appalachia

Appalachia now. Celebrated stories from coal country and beyond with writer Ron Rash. He joins us.

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The Legal Logic Of Same-Sex Marriage

The Supreme Court may soon rule up or down on same-sex marriage for the whole nation. We'll look at the legal battle shaping up before the high court.

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Beauty, Art And Millions Of Dollars: The Life And Power Of Helena Rubinstein

Cosmetics pioneer Helena Rubinstein, and her story of women, beauty, wealth and power.

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