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Beyond Zero Tolerance: Restorative Justice In Schools

Kojo explores how restorative justice works in one local school system, finds out how it helps keep peace in — and outside — the classroom, and discusses its impact on the "school-to-prison" pipeline.

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D.C. Prosecutor Ends Lengthy Corruption Probe Of Former Mayor Vincent Gray

An investigation by the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia into illegal financing of Vincent Gray's 2010 mayoral campaign has ended without charges against the former mayor.

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Growing Pressure On Social Media Sites To Monitor And Remove Terrorist Content

A Facebook posting has emerged as an element in the San Bernardino terrorism investigation. Increasing pressure on social media companies to monitor, report and remove terrorist content online.

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The State Of Homelessness In America In 2015

The number of homeless in America is going down, but in some cities there have been big increases leading some local leaders to declare states of emergencies.

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The Latest On The San Bernardino Shooting Investigation

The FBI calls the San Bernardino shooting an act of terrorism. Diane and guests discuss the latest on the investigation, as well as fears that mass shootings are the new normal in America.

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Latest On The San Bernardino Shooting

A deadly shooting inside a social services center in San Bernardino, California yesterday left 14 people dead and 17 injured. It’s the largest mass shooting in the U.S. since Sandy Hook in 2012. We get the latest.

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Chicago Police Chief's Firing And Efforts To Boost Public Trust In Police

Chicago's mayor fires the city's police chief amid protests over the response to the police killing of a black teenager. Diane and guests give an update on efforts to boost public trust in police forces across the country.

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D.C. Council Approves Rules Letting Public Access Video From Body-Worn Cameras

The D.C. Council on Tuesday gave initial approval to rules that give the press and public wide access to footage from body-worn cameras, paving the way for thousands more patrol officers to be outfitted with the cameras.
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Shootings At A Planned Parenthood Clinic In Colorado

Police are working to determine possible motives behind the killing of three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic. Diane and guests discuss the latest on the investigation and the high-stakes political battle to shape societal views on terrorism, gun control and mental illness.

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International Military Action In Syria

French President Hollande meets with President Obama in Washington to seek additional U.S. support in the fight against ISIS in Syria, and NATO holds an emergency meeting over the downed Russian fighter jet: An update on international military strategy in Syria.

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