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TuneIn's editors dig deep with extended coverage and analysis of the week's top stories, plus raw audio of historic speeches and events.

TuneIn's editors dig deep with extended coverage and analysis of the week's top stories, plus raw audio of historic speeches and events.
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TuneIn's editors dig deep with extended coverage and analysis of the week's top stories, plus raw audio of historic speeches and events.

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English


Episodes

Life and Death by the Gun

4/24/2016
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An in-depth look at gun violence in America, from the perspective of the people crunching the numbers. (Reveal, PRX)

Duration: 01:00:00


New Challenges for the U.S.-Saudi Relationship

4/21/2016
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With contentious issues from oil to ISIS, the President faced an uphill battle during his final diplomatic visit to Saudi Arabia. (On Point, WBUR)

Duration: 01:00:00


Political Roundtable: The NY Primary

4/20/2016
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A breakdown of New York State's primary, and what's to come. (Radio Boston, WBUR)

Duration: 00:15:00


Malik Jalal Fighting the 'Kill List'

4/19/2016
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A tribal leader in Pakistan, Malik Jalal has been attacked by drones. He's fighting to clear his name. (The Current, CBC)

Duration: 00:30:00


'Embedded' in El Salvador

4/18/2016
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NPR's Kelly McEvers spends 24 hours in El Salvador to experience the power of street gangs there. (Embedded, NPR)

Duration: 01:00:00


Why They Hate Us

4/11/2016
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Journalist Fareed Zakaria has spend over a decade reporting on radical Islam. (The Takeaway, WNYC)

Duration: 00:15:00


Iceland's PM Struck Down by the Panama Papers

4/5/2016
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The first casualty of the massive offshore tax haven leak is Iceland's Prime Minister, who had publicly pledged to keep Iceland's assets in the country. (The Current, CBC)

Duration: 00:30:00


Deep Learning & A.I.

3/30/2016
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With the defeat of a top Go player by Google's DeepMind A.I., what's ahead on the frontier of machine learning? (The Diane Rehm Show, WAMU)

Duration: 01:00:00


LGBT Rights and North Carolina

3/29/2016
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Battle lines have been drawn over a North Carolina law that prevents cities and counties from establishing their own anti-discrimination bills. (On Point, WBUR)

Duration: 01:00:00


Radovan Karadzic, Hiding in Plain Sight

3/28/2016
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It took 40 years for a leader of the Bosnian Genocide to receive a sentence. (The Gist, Slate)

Duration: 01:00:00


Legal Marijuana: The Colorado Experience

3/24/2016
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Two years into the legalization of Marijuana, Colorado is an example for other states looking to follow its lead. (Radio Boston, WBUR)

Duration: 00:30:00


Intelligence Failure in Belgium

3/23/2016
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The surprising attack on the Belgian capital has thrown errors of European and Belgian intelligence into focus. (The Current, CBC)

Duration: 00:30:00


The Judgment of Obama

3/20/2016
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In the remaining months of his presidency, experts look to the legacy Obama leaves in the White House. (Foreign Policy)

Duration: 01:00:00


A History of Armed Protest in U.S.

3/17/2016
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A look at the tradition of armed protest across American history, from the Revolutionary War to the Oregon Wildlife Refuge. (Backstory)

Duration: 01:00:00


Obama's SCOTUS Nominee

3/16/2016
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Merrick Garland is a centrist candidate with a long career in law enforcement and the U.S. Court of Appeals. (The Diane Rehm Show, WAMU)

Duration: 01:00:00


What Changes with Women in Politics?

3/14/2016
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EMILY’s List founder Ellen R. Malcolm discusses her book, "When Women Win," which traces to progress of women holding political office. (Your Call, KALW)

Duration: 01:00:00


The Great American Dictator

3/13/2016
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Ever get the feeling you've seen Donald Trump's political rise somewhere before? (The Current, CBC)

Duration: 00:30:00


The Future of Putin's Russia

3/9/2016
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As Putin continues his goal to build Russia into a new world power, how will a new U.S. President change the international scene? (Foreign Policy)

Duration: 01:00:00


A Year in Space

3/8/2016
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Scott Kelly has returned to Earth after 340 days on the International Space Station. What does a year in space do to human beings? (On Point, WBUR)

Duration: 01:00:00


Political Prognostication

3/6/2016
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If pundits are always so wrong, why do we keep listening to them? (On the Media, WNYC)

Duration: 00:15:00

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