After Saudi Teen Granted Aslyum, A Look At Life For Women In The Kingdom
A Saudi teen who fled her allegedly abusive family is granted asylum in Canada. We’ll look at what’s changing and what’s not for women in Saudi Arabia.
Christian Foster Care Reopens Debate On Religious Freedom And Government
A South Carolina ministry's Christian-only foster care policy is the latest flashpoint in the debate over religious freedom and government social services. We’ll take it up.
'We Are No Longer The Customers': Inside 'The Age Of Surveillance Capitalism'
"Digital technologies offer us tremendous gifts. 21st century citizens should not pay for those privileges with ... having been relegated to the status of free, raw material for a new...
'He Doesn't Know What To Do': Sen. Mitch McConnell's Role In The Shutdown
On Day 25 of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, we wanted to focus on what Congress’ most powerful Republican — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell — is doing...
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'It's Not Always Enough To Lean In': Michelle Obama, Sheryl Sandberg And The Workplace
Five years ago Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg told women to "lean in." Now, many women, including Michelle Obama, say it just...
Looking Back On NASA's First Flight Around The Moon With An Apollo 8 Astronaut
It's been 50 years since the Apollo 8 mission. We take a look back with former astronaut Bill Anders.
Uber, Lyft ... And Now Waymo: The Self-Driving Car Service Hits The Road
There’s now an app to hail a self-driving taxi. We’ll look behind the wheel at the technology and safety concerns.
Arctic Warming Pushes The Region — And Planet — Into Uncharted Territory
Warming in Arctic raises fears of a "rapid unraveling" of the region. Reindeer numbers crash by half. We’ll confront the...
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