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  • Palestinian man walks following Israeli strike in Gaza


Local Activists on the Gaza Conflict

Today at 9:00am

The Israeli offensive against Hamas in the Gaza Strip is now in its third week. In the Bay Area, protests, counter-protests and calls for action have been intensifying. What impact is the violence having on those in the Bay Area?

  • Amelia Rose Earhart

Here & Now

Amelia Earhart Finishes Flight Around the World

Today at 11:00am

A 31-year-old named Amelia Rose Earhart just flew around the world -- passing right over the tiny South Pacific island where the original Amelia disappeared.

  • John Dryden

The World

The Man Who Tried to Tame English

Today at 2:00pm

Seventeenth-century poet John Dryden tried to bring order to the English language. He had a plan that might have changed English forever -- and it failed, miserably.

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