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John Hinckley's Impact Beyond St. Elizabeths Hospital

The release of John Hinckley Jr. ends the stay of one of D.C.'s most infamous mental health patients from St. Elizabeths Hospital.

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Friday News Roundup - International

American officials say they believe Russia was behind the hacking of Democratic National Committee emails. The U.N. expresses caution about a Russian plan to allow civilians and unarmed rebels to leave Aleppo, Syria. And Turkey ramps up a crackdown on the media and military. A panel of journalists joins guest host Indira Lakshmanan for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Hillary Clinton becomes the first woman to accept a major party nomination for president. National security experts blast Donald Trump for urging Russia to hack Clinton’s emails. And charges are dropped against the remaining officers in the Freddie Gray case. A panel of journalists joins guest host Indira Lakshmanan for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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Man Convicted In Chandra Levy's Death Won't Be Retried

The U.S. Attorney's office said in a statement Thursday that the office has moved to dismiss the case charging Ingmar Guandique with Levy's 2001 murder.

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Democratic National Convention Day Two: Uniting The Party

An update on day two of the Democratic convention: Bill Clinton takes the stage and ongoing efforts by party leaders to build unity.

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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

The Republican National Convention ends with a divided GOP. Hillary Clinton prepares to select her running mate. And Roger Ailes resigns from Fox News over sexual harassment allegations. A panel of journalists joins guest host Frank Sesno for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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Aftermath Of The Failed Coup In Turkey And The Bastille Day Attack In France

Analysis of the coup attempt in Turkey and the attack on a Bastille Day crowd in Nice, France.

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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Funerals are held for Dallas police officers and two African-American men killed by police in Louisiana and Minnesota. Donald Trump prepares to announce his running mate. And Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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Anacostia Unmapped: Still Fighting For Zo

The mother of a 27-year-old schoolteacher who after an encounter with security guards at a Southeast D.C. apartment building talks about the night of the incident, which was ruled a homicide, and her frustrations with the legal process since then.

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Political Leadership In A Time Of Deep National Divisions

President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush go to Dallas to call for healing. The presidential candidates offer reactions as well. We discuss political leadership in a time of deep national divisions.

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