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Waste Not, Want Not: Why Aren't More Farms Putting Poop To Good Use?

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:00:30 -0400

Digesters convert livestock manure into electricity. Farmers can use it to power their operations or even sell some back to the grid. But some have found the technology too pricey to maintain.

Nearly 100 Days In, Trump Voter In One Rust Belt County Shares Concerns

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:28:13 -0400

Jamie Ruppert of Pennsylvania supports President Trump, but says she'd give his first few months in office a B- or C+. He "stepped up" for the people of Syria, she says, but failed at health care.

Student Loans: You've Got Questions, We've Got Answers

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:09:05 -0400

Is trade school the ticket? Does the middle class have the worst debt woes? Listeners weigh in with burning student loan questions.

Trump's First 100 Days: An 'Entry-Level' Presidency

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:00:30 -0400

Trump is the first president without political, military or government experience. And experts argue that he's faced setbacks because of it.

Can You Still Have Hope When Life Seems Hopeless?

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:00:30 -0400

We interviewed Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh and asked about their hopes for the future. We were shaken by their answers.

Clashes Over Grazing Land In Nigeria Threaten Nomadic Herding

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:37:54 -0400

Nomadic herders who live across West Africa are having to travel further and further south for their cows to graze. Some are letting cows graze on cropland, leading to deadly conflicts with farmers.

His Teacher Told Him He Wouldn't Go To College, Then He Did

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:04:30 -0400

African-American students with disabilities are disciplined far more and graduate far less than their counterparts, researchers say. What needs to change to help more succeed?

Chemo Scrambled My Brain

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 05:00:30 -0400

After an incorrect dose of a chemotherapy drug for Crohn's disease caused Anne Webster's bone marrow to shut down, she decided that, if she survived, she'd write about her experience.

Why My Coal Mining Grandfather's Deathbed Advice Applies To Minority Americans

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:31:30 -0400

As my grandfather lay dying from Black Lung disease, his eldest children did not question or doubt his advice to them: go out and get educations, and master newer ways of working.

Hijabi Artist Channels Beyoncé For Debut Of Her 'Resistance Music' And Video

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:01:30 -0400

Mona Haydar calls her music "resistance music" because it celebrates diversity and calls for women to be "unapologetic about who they are."

Black-Jewish Relations Intensified And Tested By Current Political Climate

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 03:01:30 -0400

Activist ties that go back to the Civil Rights Movement are being strained by divergent viewpoints on the movement for black lives and Israel's position on Palestine.

Actress Erin Moran, Joanie Of 'Happy Days,' Dies At 56

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 02:44:00 -0400

The former child star who played Joanie Cunningham on the sitcoms Happy Days and its spinoff, Joanie Loves Chachi, has died, according to media reports.

PHOTOS: Scientists Take To Washington To Stress A Nonpartisan Agenda

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:23:00 -0400

The science community feels threatened under the current administration. Researchers, educators and activists took to the nation's capital to say that cuts to scientific funding affect us all.

City Municipal ID Cards In Chicago Would Benefit More Than Undocumented Groups

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400

Chicago City Clerk Anna Valencia talks about the city of Chicago's new municipal ID cards which will be accessible to residents who lack documentation for living there.

Part Of Georgia's Preparation For Runoff Election In June Involves A Lawsuit

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400

Civil rights groups are suing Georgia's secretary of state over voter registration rules that would prevent new voters from taking part in the state's special congressional election.