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Repeal of Net Neutrality

Today at 9:00am

The FCC voted Thursday to repeal Obama-era net neutrality rules which barred broadband providers from blocking websites or charging for certain content or services. The Republican-led commission voted along party lines in the face of widespread protest and criticism.

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Science Friday

Fire & Development

Today at 12:00pm

As the Thomas Fire still rages in California, Science Friday takes a look ahead, at how human development and climate change will shape wildfire in the years to come. Plus an update on the state of aging research. Are we still looking for some sort of fountain of youth?

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The California Report

Burrito Empire

Today at 4:30pm
repeats at 6:30 & 11:00pm

A family that fled Pancho Villa’s army in Mexico a century ago and built a frozen burrito empire in California. In this “Family Biz” installment, meet the folks behind Ruiz Foods, whose burritos can be found in school cafeterias, corner stores, and home freezers across the country.

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