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Power Breakfast: The Economy's Effect On U.S. Foreign Policy

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Tuesday morning, Secretary Clinton appears before the House Foreign Affairs Committee to answer questions about the impact of the economy on U-S foreign policy priorities. Leading that hearing is Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. We spoke with the South Florida Republican in January, just after she became chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee, and she wasn't pulling any punches.

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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, Aug. 31, 2015

You can see a play about a brother and sister on a European journey or see a classic comedy with a gender-bending twist.

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Virginia Man Turning Waste Heat Into Rooftop Greenhouses

How can the U.S. improve food security? One Charlottesville native is pioneering the construction of greenhouses on buildings to take advantage of their waste heat.

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America's Tolerance For Gun Violence

There are more gun-related deaths in America than in any other industrialized nation. We discuss what makes the U.S. different and why some hold out hope that change is possible.

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China Arrests Nearly 200 Over 'Online Rumors'

The rumors ranged from a man leaping to his death in Beijing over stock losses to highly inflated death tolls in the Tianjin industrial blasts.

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