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When It Comes To Online Privacy, A Disconnect For The Young

Young people readily share information about themselves online, but they nevertheless place a high priority on privacy.
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Former D.C. Council Member Pleads Guilty To Bribery, Could Serve 37 Months

Former D.C. Council Member Michael Brown pleaded guilty to one count of bribery on Monday, agreeing to serve 37 months in prison.

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Leakers Versus Whistle-Blowers

Whistle-blowers who expose crime, corruption and abuse of power have protections under the law. Understanding when revealing top secret information is an act of heroism or a crime.


A Senate Catfight Over Catfish

Inspecting seafood for safety hazards is currently the job of the Food and Drug Administration. But U.S. catfish producers want the Department of Agriculture involved, too. Critics say it's just a crackdown on foreign producers who are taking over the U.S. market.
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Virginia Democrats Head To Polls To Select Candidates For November Election

Democrats will be selecting candidates for lieutenant governor and attorney general, and election officials are predicting low turnout.

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The Impact Of Sequestration

Diane and her guests discuss the broad reach of sequestration. They assess how across-the-board spending cuts are affecting Meals on Wheels, medical research, national parks and other programs.


Partisan Feuds Roll On In IRS Investigation

Even the admission of a self-described conservative Republican IRS manager that he was at the heart of the agency's targeting of Tea Party groups hasn't disrupted the partisan head-butting. Indeed, it may have intensified it.
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"Veep" Creator Armando Iannucci

Kojo chats with satirist and writer Armando Iannucci, who most recently has been lampooning Washington's political culture through the HBO program "Veep."