Colorado Town Feels Combined Pain of Floods and Shutdown


DOWNLOAD VIDEOS The effects of the government shutdown may most obviously be seen in Washington, D.C., but Americans around the country are suffering from the…read more

Government & Civics

Obama Convenes Meeting with Congressional Leader to Discuss Shutdown


DOWNLOAD VIDEO On the second day of the government shutdown, President Obama convened a meeting with the leaders of the Senate and the House of…read more

Government & Civics

Government Shuts Down, Affecting Millions


DOWNLOAD VIDEO The federal government has officially shut down for the first time in 17 years, meaning 800,000 “non-essential” federal employees have been sent home…read more

Government & Civics

Judge Rules New York’s “Stop and Frisk” Unfairly Targets Minorities


Recently, a federal judge declared that New York City’s “Stop and Frisk” policy was unconstitutional because it unfairly targets minority men. When making her decision,…read more

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Detroit Residents Resilient in the Face of Bankruptcy


Download video On July 18, Detroit, Mich., became the largest U.S. city to ever file for bankruptcy. Because of the city’s budget woes, Detroit residents…read more

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