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What will and won’t change following Trump’s Cuba policy announcement

What will and won’t change following Trump’s Cuba policy announcement

Picture of an old car with a the US flag and a graffiti of revolutionary leader Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara taken in Havana, on June 16, 2017.; Credit: YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images AP and KPCC Staff | AirTalk® President Donald Trump declared Friday he was restoring some travel and economic restrictions on Cuba that were lifted as […]

Trump fires back on Mueller’s Russia investigation

Trump fires back on Mueller’s Russia investigation

As the nation’s capital is still dealing with yesterday’s shootings at a GOP baseball practice in suburban D.C., President Trump is lashing out at the investigation headed by special counsel Robert Mueller.; Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images AirTalk® As the nation’s capital is still dealing with yesterday’s shootings at a GOP baseball practice in suburban D.C., […]

Sports round-up: A new stadium for the Clippers, UFC fighter steps into boxing ring

Sports round-up: A new stadium for the Clippers, UFC fighter steps into boxing ring

DeAndre Jordan #6, Chris Paul #3 and Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers gather during the game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Staples Center on December 21, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: Harry How/Getty Images AirTalk® Looks like the Clippers are trying to step out from the Laker’s shadow. The L.A. […]

Next steps for Senate Intel Committee following AG Sessions’ testimony

Next steps for Senate Intel Committee following AG Sessions’ testimony

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill June 13, 2017 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images AirTalk® During his nearly three hour hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was indignant and even defiant at times as members of the Senate Intelligence Committee grilled him with […]

Next steps for Senate Intel Committee following AG Sessions’ testimony

Next steps for Senate Intel Committee following AG Sessions’ testimony

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill June 13, 2017 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images AirTalk® During his nearly three hour hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was indignant and even defiant at times as members of the Senate Intelligence Committee grilled him with […]

Updating the current status of the Cadiz water project

Updating the current status of the Cadiz water project

The Cadiz Valley Water Project would pump groundwater from an aquifer in the Mojave Desert.; Credit: David McNew/Getty Images AirTalk® The Cadiz Valley Water Conservation, Recovery and Storage Project has been in the works for decades, and was recently revitalized after the Trump administration rescinded a policy memorandum that prevented Cadiz, Inc, the company overseeing […]

What’s the smartest strategy for Democrats to take back the House in 2018?

What’s the smartest strategy for Democrats to take back the House in 2018?

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during a campaign rally for democratic U.S. Congressional candidate Rob Quist on May 21, 2017 in Bozeman, Montana.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images AirTalk® It’s no secret that liberal Americans have been at odds since the November 2016 election. Those in the Bernie Sanders camp wanted an overhaul of the […]

What’s the smartest strategy for Democrats to take back the House in 2018?

What’s the smartest strategy for Democrats to take back the House in 2018?

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during a campaign rally for democratic U.S. Congressional candidate Rob Quist on May 21, 2017 in Bozeman, Montana.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images AirTalk® It’s no secret that liberal Americans have been at odds since the November 2016 election. Those in the Bernie Sanders camp wanted an overhaul of the […]

Debating Trump’s legal team’s potential move to file complaint about Comey leak

Debating Trump’s legal team’s potential move to file complaint about Comey leak

Marc Kasowitz, attorney for U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the National Press Club June 8, 2017 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images AirTalk® President Donald Trump’s personal attorney is planning to file a complaint against former FBI Director James Comey for details he revealed during his congressional testimony. Trump’s legal team will […]

AirTalk special coverage: James Comey hearing before the Senate Intelligence committee

AirTalk special coverage: James Comey hearing before the Senate Intelligence committee

Former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in while testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill June 8, 2017 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images AirTalk® Coming out of former F.B.I. director James Comey’s hearing in front of the Senate Intelligence committee hearing, AirTalk recaps the […]