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46 min

The News Roundup — International

Brazil's president tests positive for COVID-19. FBI Director Christopher Wray designates China as the greatest long-term threat to the United States. Hong Kong residents fear further crackdowns by the Chinese government after a new security law reduces the city's autonomy.
46 min

The News Roundup — Domestic

The president threatens to pull funding from schools that don't open in the fall. Lin-Manuel Miranda responds to criticism of "Hamilton."
11 min

The Supreme Court Wraps Up Another Term

As the Supreme Court concludes an unprecedented term, we take a look back at this year's docket.
34 min

‘Sex And Vanity’ With Author Kevin Kwan

The author of "Crazy Rich Asians" answers our questions and yours about the successful series and his latest work.
35 min

‘American Rehab’ And The Dark History of Rehabilitative Treatment

Across the nation, drug overdoses have recently spiked since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. But a new podcast is investigating the long history of rehabilitation facilities who exploit those seeking help.
12 min

Microscopic But Mighty: T Cells And The Race For A Coronavirus Vaccine

Antibodies might not protect us from viruses in the way that we had hoped.
27 min

In-Person Education Or Risk Deportation: What’s Ahead For Foreign Students

For foreign students whose colleges have chosen online-only courses, they may be forced to leave the country completely.
46 min

How George Soros Became The Subject Of So Many Far-Right Conspiracies

Conspiracy theorists blame Soros for immigration, protests, pandemics, elections and more.