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Tips and Trends From Top Gardeners

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, we've got top gardeners spilling the beans on how to grow everything.

Tips and Trends From Top Gardeners
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Week In The News: Trump Clinches Nomination, Clinton Email Report, Cosby Heads To Trial

Obama at Hiroshima. Turmoil at Trump rallies. Clinton's emails, heating up. Sanders predicts a "messy" convention. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

Week In The News: Trump Clinches Nomination, Clinton Email Report, Cosby Heads To Trial
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Sebastian Junger On Vets And Their 'Tribe'

In advance of Memorial Day, we'll talk with Sebastian Junger about vets coming home and missing their "Tribe." Plus, a WWII veteran remembers life on and off and the battlefield.

Sebastian Junger On Vets And Their 'Tribe'
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Why A Third Of Millennials Live At Home

No more 'empty nest'. A third of millennials now live at home with their parents. We'll look at what's still pushing that trend.

Why A Third Of Millennials Live At Home
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WWII Vet Larry Kirby Reflects On American Values

Looking ahead to Memorial Day, a World War II veteran looks back at the relationships that mattered to him, both in and out of war.

WWII Vet Larry Kirby Reflects On American Values
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Predicting Murder In Chicago

Predictive policing. With violence on the rise, Chicago has turned to big data to predict gun and gang violence.

Predicting Murder In Chicago
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Oil Giants In A Changing Climate

How will the oil giants do business in the climate change future? Shareholders at Exxon, Chevron and more want to hear their plans. So do we.

Oil Giants In A Changing Climate
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Gloria Steinem On VICELAND's 'Woman'

Feminist icon Gloria Steinem explores how violence against women drives global instability in her new show, "Woman." She's with us.

Gloria Steinem On VICELAND's 'Woman'
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Obama In Japan And Vietnam

Obama's in Vietnam and Japan. The G7, Hiroshima and his pivot to Asia are all on the table. We look at the big picture. Plus, President Obama's visit to Hiroshima.

Obama In Japan And Vietnam
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The Pay Gap In White-Collar Jobs

The pay gap between men and women is much greater in white-collar than blue-collar jobs. We'll look at why, and what should be done about it.

The Pay Gap In White-Collar Jobs
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