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Politics Oct 28

Full interview: Gwen Ifill with Sen. Kay Hagan

Everywhere she goes in North Carolina, Sen. Kay Hagan asks her supporters to repeat the same refrain: “Collectively say with me,” Hagan said to a packed room in Durham’s Convention Center Sunday, “Our state is not for sale.” And while…

Politics Oct 14

Full interview with Colo. Sen. Mark Udall

In one of the closest political races in the country,Sen. Mark Udall, a Democrat, faces Republican Rep. Cory Gardner in a fight that could determine which party controls the U.S. Senate.

Arts Sep 18

Preserving the ancient ruins of Utah’s Nine Mile Canyon

In 2000, massive natural gas reserves were discovered on the plateau above Nine Mile Canyon in Utah, an area with thousands of archaeological sites and more petroglyphs than anywhere else in the lower 48 states. That energy boom has created…

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