The Capital City Contemplates The Possibility Of A Washington Without John McCain
Outspoken defense hawk. Informal diplomat. Vietnam War hero. The seemingly indestructible McCain has been a pillar of Washington for decades. What could it mean if he does not return?
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Trump's Voter Fraud Commission Kicks Off
The White House’s voter fraud commission meets for the first time this week. There’s a big backlash across the country. We’ll get the whole story.
Black Motherhood In The Spotlight
Beyoncé’s out front with new twins. A pregnant Serena Williams is nude on the cover of Vanity Fair. We’ll look at American images of black motherhood.
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