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The DNC: Day 2

Today at 5:00pm

It's day two of the DNC in Philly, where Democrats will meet in Philadelphia to nominate Hillary Clinton for President. NPR and PBS NewsHour are teaming up to bring you LIVE coverage each night. Join Rachel Martin, Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill.

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Bringing Grizzlies Back to CA

Today at 10:00am

Grizzly bears roamed CA in large numbers until the early 1900’s. Now an environmental group is petitioning to reintroduce the bear into remote parts of the Sierra Nevada. What could that proposed return could mean for the state’s ecology and residents?

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Off Wall Street

Today at 4:00pm

Wall Street is an actual place where America's financial industry is headquartered. But many companies are increasingly leaving lower Manhattan. A look at why some are worried that New York's status as the world's financial capital is at risk.

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