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Week In The News: On Air Shooting, Wall Street Roller Coaster, Joe Biden's Rationale

A deadly shooting on live TV. Wall Street's roller coaster ride. Biden considers a White House bid. 10 years since Katrina.

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Week In The News: Hillary's Email, Trump's Wall, Carter's Cancer

Iowa politics. Hillary's email. A Bangkok blast. Protests in St. Louis. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Trump On Top, China's Currency Flux, A River Runs Orange

Jeb attacks Hillary. Trump attacks FOX. Ferguson after a year. China devalues its currency. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: GOP Presidential Debate, Malaysia Airlines Debris, Clean Power Plan

The GOP presidential debates. Planned Parenthood keeps its funding. Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 debris identified. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Cincinnati Police Indictment, Bye-Bye Boston 2024, RIP Cecil The Lion

A new police murder charge and a black man dead in Ohio. Iran Deal heat and Huckabee. Malaysia Air. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Sandra Bland, Cuban Embassy, Obama In Kenya

The traffic stop and Sandra Bland. The Cuban flag flies in Washington. A Trump tizzy. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Iran Deal, Scott Walker, 'El Chapo' Escapes

The Iran deal. Obama's prison push. Harper Lee. El Chapo's escape. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Greek Stalemate, High Stakes Glitches, SC Takes Down The Flag

The Confederate Flag to come down in South Carolina. Greece hangs in the balance. Glitches halt trading and flights. Bill Cosby admitted to drugging women. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Greek Crisis, Cuban Embassy, Overtime Expansion

Overtime pay. Diplomatic ties with Cuba. Greece defaults. Iran deadline missed. Chris Christie jumps in. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Obamacare Lives, Confederate Flag Falls, Same-Sex Marriage Becomes A Right

The Confederate Flag and funerals in Charleston. The Marathon bomber speaks. All eyes on the Supreme Court. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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