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S1: How to be mayor of Chicago?

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In our new advice column, Just Ask, Peter Sagal advises a longtime politico on how to reshape his image.

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S3 Ep22: Massachusetts mandate update

A look at Massachusetts, the only state that requires health insurance.

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S3 Ep22: Massachusetts mandate update

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S3 Ep20: Dying to get back

For those crossing the border illegally, it is now more deadly than ever before.

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S3 Ep20: Dying to get back

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S3 Ep18: Help Wanted: Retraining America

Fixing structural unemployment by improving scientific, technical and mathematical skills.

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S3 Ep18: Help Wanted: Retraining America

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S3 Ep17: Debating the Second Amendment

A roundtable examines the history of the Second Amendment and how it shapes debate today.

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S3 Ep17: Debating the Second Amendment

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S3: Searching for answers

A girl's painful search for information about her father, lost in the Arizona desert.

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S3: Searching for answers

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S3: Echoes of a shooting

20 years before Sandy Hook, a student went on a shooting rampage in Massachusetts.

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S3: Echoes of a shooting

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S3: Certifiably employable

The National STEM Consortium improves scientific, technical and mathematical skills.

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S3: Certifiably employable

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S3: Interview: Seth Harris

Interview with Acting Secretary of Labor Seth Harris.

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S3: Interview: Seth Harris

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S3: National STEM Consortium

Animated map of STEM training programs by type.

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S3: National STEM Consortium

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S3: Restoring the Rockaways

An urban garden destroyed by Superstorm Sandy gets a second chance.

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S3: Restoring the Rockaways

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S3: Interview: Richard Cordray

Richard Cordray is the first director of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau.

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S3: Interview: Richard Cordray

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S3: Mississippi Savings

A program designed to help low-income, mostly African-American children save for college.

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S3: Mississippi Savings

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