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Erica R. Hendry is the digital news editor at PBS NewsHour.
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Nation Sep 075 overlooked stories that deserve your attention
In the rush of coverage on how the president is navigating the Texas floods and North Korea threats, here are five important stories you may have missed.
Politics Sep 05WATCH: Graham, Durbin say DACA decision gives Congress a ‘compelling’ reason to pass DREAM Act
The DREAM Act "is a good down payment on what will eventually be a comprehensive solution to a broken immigration system," Graham said.
Politics Sep 01WATCH: White House says Trump will make DACA decision Tuesday
As a candidate, Trump pledged to end the program launched by President Barack Obama in 2012.
World Aug 31The U.S. and allies flew bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force. Here’s why that’s important.
Here's what you should know about the demonstration -- a direct response to North Korea’s launch of a ballistic missile over Japan earlier this week.
Nation Aug 305 important stories you may have missed
Deaths from stun guns. India outlaws "instant" divorce. Killing of teenage boy by police sparks protests in Philippines. Here are 5 important stories you might have missed in last week's news.
World Aug 28What we know about the missile North Korea fired over Japan
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he and President Donald Trump are calling for an emergency meeting of the U.N. security council.
Nation Aug 28WATCH: FEMA administrator says Hurricane Harvey recovery in Texas could take several years
“We are striving for a new normal here,” Brock Long said at a news conference with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.
Nation Aug 245 important stories that deserve a second look
As President Donald Trump returns from his working vacation, here are five stories you might have missed during your own travels.
World Aug 217 takeaways from Trump’s new Afghanistan strategy
Foreign policy experts give us seven takeaways about Trump’s remarks and how he could change the country’s efforts in the region.
Politics Aug 18Steve Bannon to leave White House
In a statement, the White House said "White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Steve Bannon have mutually agreed today would be Steve's last day. We are grateful for his service and wish him the best."…