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  • Joyce Carol Oates


Joyce Carol Oates' 'The Sacrifice'

Today at 10:00am

Joyce Carol Oates' new novel "The Sacrifice" is loosely based on the real-life case of Tawana Brawley, the African-American teenager who gained notoriety in the late '80s when she falsely claimed to have been gang raped.

  • Nutrition label


What exactly is 'Natural Flavor'?

Today at 4:00pm
Repeats at 6:30pm

If you like to read ingredient labels, you might have noticed "natural flavor" on the list. But what exactly is in a natural flavor? It's not what you'd expect.

  • Ukrainian soldier

It's Your World

Ukraine: Between Russia and the EU

Tonight at 8:00pm

Serhiy Kvit, Ukraine's minister of education and science, will discuss questions of Ukrainian identity and the country's vision for the future.

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