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The General Assembly reconvenes this morning (April 23) to consider Governor McAuliffe’s amendments and vetoes to legislation passed during the 2014 session. Craig Carper reports.

Scientists Pinpoint Source Of Antarctic 'Quack'

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On Television, More Transgender Characters Come Into Focus

Over the past year or so, I've looked at how...

Music

On April 18th, saxophonist J. Plunky Branch celebrated forty years of leading his ensemble “Plunky & Oneness” with a gala affair at the historic Hippodrome Theatre in Jackson Ward. Plunky’s music is expansive, reflecting a wide range of influences including rhythm and blues, African music, avant garde jazz, go-go, hip-hop, and funk.

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The Holmes Brothers! More Blues Project! Li'l Ronnie Episode #3!

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Grant

On July 4, 1863 – the day after Pickett’s disastrous charge at Gettysburg – the Confederates surrender Vicksburg to Grant.

Mr. Selfridge: Part 5

Loxley’s corrupt empire expands, Leclair lands...

Call The Midwife: Episode 5

The midwives discover that a young Down...

Science Wednesdays: Snow Monkeys

In the frigid valleys of Japan’s Shiga...

Science Matters

Somewhere around 4.5 billion years ago a gigantic ball of mass started to take shape and would eventually become where we all live. So, the notion of a planet that can harbor life is not a strange one, after all, we happen to live on one. Are there any other places that are similar?

Question Your World: Why Do We Procrastinate?

After years of putting it off, scientists...

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