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Arthur: Alabama Public Television bans gay wedding episode
May 21, 2019
Alabama Public Television refuses to air a cartoon that features two male rats getting married.
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U.S. garlic growers profit from trade war as most farmers struggle
May 21, 2019
Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trump's latest economic attack accordingly.
Hundreds gather at U.S. Supreme Court to protest state abortion bans as step backward
May 21, 2019
Hundreds of abortion-rights campaigners, including Democrats seeking their party's 2020 presidential nomination, rallied in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to protest new restrictions on abortion passed by Republican-dominated legislatures in eight states.
U.S. senators urge Volkswagen to end delay in Tennessee union vote
May 21, 2019
Three Democratic U.S. senators on Tuesday questioned a decision by Volkswagen AG's U.S. unit to delay a union election for workers at its Tennessee assembly plant.
McDonald's faces 25 new sexual harassment complaints from workers
May 21, 2019
McDonald's Corp was accused on Tuesday in 25 new lawsuits and regulatory charges of condoning sexual harassment in the workplace and retaliating against employees who speak up.
Trump expected to tap ex-Virginia attorney general for immigration post: official
May 21, 2019
U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to pick former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli for an immigration policy position at the Department of Homeland Security, a White House official said on Tuesday.
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Trump’s China Tariffs Are Worrying Farmers, Politicians
May 17, 2019
The Chinese haven’t blinked at Trump’s hardball trade tactics – and that’s worrying farmers, politicians and businesses.
Elizabeth Warren’s Long-Game Gambit in the 2020 Presidential Election
May 17, 2019
The Massachusetts senator is betting her steady competence over a long campaign will prove her electability to voters.
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Trump responds to 'lock them up' chant in...
May 21, 2019
Here was a president, accusing his perceived enemies of "treason," and comforting his followers with promises that the attorney general is looking into it.
Amazon facing pressure over facial recognition technology
May 21, 2019
Amazon is holding a high stakes shareholder vote on whether or not to limit some of its cutting edge technology. NBC’s Jacob Ward joins Chris Jansing to break down why the shareholders are trying to hold back their own company because of users’ privacy
Thousands of immigrants forced into solitary confinement by ICE
May 21, 2019
Watch NBC’s Gabe Gutierrez join Chris Jansing with his exclusive report about the thousands of immigrants that have been forced into solitary confinement by ICE – not for breaking any rules, but for being physically disabled or gay.