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Monday, Jun 24, 2019 at 11:20 PM EDT

Migrant Kids Removed From 'Appalling' Texas Facility

Migrant Kids Removed From 'Appalling' Texas Facility

Almost 300 migrant children have been moved from a facility near El Paso.

Monday, Jun 24, 2019 at 11:19 PM EDT

Proposed Solutions for Traffic and Transportation Woes

Proposed Solutions for Traffic and Transportation Woes

Many MBTA riders are upset about the T raising fares while the Red Line service is reduced due to a damaged signal system and while the system's reliability is questioned seemingly daily. What are some simple...

Monday, Jun 24, 2019 at 11:19 PM EDT

When Patients Are Victims of Medical Mistakes

When Patients Are Victims of Medical Mistakes

A new Boston Magazine report claims local physicians get away with practicing bad medicine and you may never know who they are until it's too late. Andrew Meyer, an attorney with Lubin & Meyer, joins necn.

Monday, Jun 24, 2019 at 11:19 PM EDT

Closing of West Roxbury Education Complex

Closing of West Roxbury Education Complex

With the school year over, the two high schools in the West Roxbury Education Complex are now closed for good. Molly Boigon of WGBH News' Learning Curve team and digital producer Emily Judem covered the closing...

Friday, Jun 21, 2019 at 07:34 PM EDT

What's Next for US and Iran After Trump Calls Off Retaliatory Strikes?

What's Next for US and Iran After Trump Calls Off Retaliatory Strikes?

Rockford "Rocky" Weitz, Professor of Practice and Director of the Fletcher Maritime Studies Program at Tufts University, joins Sue to talk about what's next for the United States and Iran after...

Friday, Jun 21, 2019 at 07:51 PM EDT

Billy Masters Dishes on Gay Straight Pride Parade; Spacey Trial

Billy Masters Dishes on Gay Straight Pride Parade; Spacey Trial

Syndicated gossip king Billy Masters joins Sue to talk about a gay "straight pride" parade, the latest on the Kevin Spacey trial, and comedian Kathy Griffin's new documentary.

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019 at 07:40 PM EDT

Workforce Shortage in Human Services Field

Workforce Shortage in Human Services Field

The United States is in an economic expansion and what economists consider "full employment". That means many peopel have options and one industry facing workforce shortage is community-based human...

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019 at 07:41 PM EDT

The Business of Marijuana

The Business of Marijuana

The U.S. House voted to block the Justice Department Thursday from interfering with states that have legalized marijuana for recreational use. The vote is a breakthough for advocates of legalizing pot who...

Monday, Jun 24, 2019 at 02:32 PM EDT

Exhibition at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Opens for Summer

Exhibition at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Opens for Summer

A new exhibit at Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum looks at how photographers and landscape architects in the late 1800s and early 1900s advocated for socal reform in major cities like Boston, New...

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019 at 07:38 PM EDT

1-on-1 With Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka

1-on-1 With Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka

Massachusetts lawmakers are racing to reach a budget agreement before the July 1 deadline while also trying to complete work on climate change legislation, education funding reform, distracted driving and much...