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1:47pm

Thu June 26, 2014
Politics

Sen. Tim Scott's Mission: Build Wealth Among 'The Most Vulnerable'

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott has become a leading conservative voice focused on building wealth among people of color. Scott tells host Michel Martin about his ideas for growing the economy.

1:47pm

Thu June 26, 2014
Interviews

Lupita Nyong'o's Father On His 'Wise' Daughter, Her Rising Fame

Peter Anyang Nyong'o is a Kenyan senator. He's also the father of Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o. He talks to host Michel Martin about his own history and his family's newfound fame.

2:06pm

Wed June 25, 2014
Can I Just Tell You?

Are We Doing Enough To Protect Our Children?

Two young girls at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection center in Nogales, Ariz.
Ross D. Franklin ASSOCIATED PRESS

I walked my kids to their first day of summer camp and we had a slight disagreement over exactly where and when I was to let them go.

My son preferred that I remain at the foot of the stairs that led into the building. And honestly, if he'd had his druthers, I think he'd have preferred that I stopped at the corner. Whereas my daughter preferred that I walk all the way up the stairs and inside the gym. Truth be told, she probably wouldn't have minded at all if I'd stayed through lunch.

I opted to ignore my son's eye-rolling and go with my daughter's preference.

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2:06pm

Wed June 25, 2014
Beauty Shop

The Beauty Shop Ladies Remember The King Of Pop

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2:05pm

Wed June 25, 2014
Africa

In Nigeria, Pressure Continues To 'Bring Back Our Girls'

Originally published on Wed June 25, 2014 2:06 pm

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12:39pm

Tue June 24, 2014
Business

Interviewing 101: 'See Yourself As A Resource' To Employers

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12:39pm

Tue June 24, 2014
Parenting

What To Do If Your Child Is Not A Happy Camper

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12:39pm

Tue June 24, 2014

1:03pm

Mon June 23, 2014
Music

Anika Noni Rose Gets 'Hype' To 'Radioactive'

Originally published on Wed June 25, 2014 2:33 pm

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And finally today, it's time for the regular feature we call, In Your Ear. That's where we invite some of our guests to tell us about the top songs in their playlist. Actress Anika Noni Rose is both on Broadway and on the big screen right now. She's currently starring in "Half Of A Yellow Sun," which was filmed in Nigeria and South Africa. And she's one of the stars of the Tony-winning Broadway revival of "A Raisin In The Sun." When we caught up with her recently, she also talked about the music that lifts her spirits.

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1:03pm

Mon June 23, 2014
Wisdom Watch

Hugh Masekela Reminisces On Musical Motivations, Mandela

Originally published on Wed June 25, 2014 2:33 pm

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