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Tuesday, Oct 30, 2018 at 07:38 PM EDT

'Stop Gun Violence' Founder Speaks on Mass Shootings

'Stop Gun Violence' Founder Speaks on Mass Shootings

Once again, an AR-15 was the weapon used in a mass shooting, this time in Pittsburgh. Plus, a new study finds gunshot wounds send more than 8,000 kids to the hospital every year in the United States. And a...

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 at 11:28 PM EDT

Nonbinding Ballot Questions Target Speaker Robert DeLeo

Nonbinding Ballot Questions Target Speaker Robert DeLeo

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo doesn't face a challenger on the ballot but there are two nonbinding questions on the ballot in his House district challenging the ethics of the Speaker and a climate...

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 at 07:45 PM EDT

Trump Sends Mixed Messages Urging Unity

Trump Sends Mixed Messages Urging Unity

After the gun massacre in Pittsburgh and the pipe bomb packages arrest, President Donald Trump is mixing calls for national unity with attacks on the media and Democratic candidates, some of whom were the...

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 at 08:15 PM EDT

Poll: No Side Leads Q1 in Massachusetts

Poll: No Side Leads Q1 in Massachusetts

A new Boston Globe/Suffolk University poll shows a major change in numbers on Massachusetts ballot Question 1. David Paleologos, director of the poll, discusses the interesting numbers on the nurse staffing...

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 at 08:03 PM EDT

Caitlyn Jenner's 180 on Trump; 'Megyn Kelly Today' Cancelled

Caitlyn Jenner's 180 on Trump; 'Megyn Kelly Today' Cancelled

Jesse Mermell, Democratic analyst, and Dr. Monica O'Neal, clinical psychologist and relationship expert, join Sue for this week's hot list. Among the many topics they discuss... a 180 from Caitlyn Jenner on...

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 at 07:39 PM EDT

President of Human Rights Campaign Discusses Ballot Q3

President of Human Rights Campaign Discusses Ballot Q3

The President of Human Rights Campaign is in Boston to speak out in support of Massachusetts' Ballot Question 3. Why Chad Griffin says this vote is critical for LGBTQ activists, nationwide.

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 07:44 PM EDT

President of Rosie's Place Looks Back on 20 Years of Service

President of Rosie's Place Looks Back on 20 Years of Service

Sue Marsh, President of Rosie's Place, is celebrating 20 years on the job at the Boston shelter for homeless women while focusing on the future and looking forward to a plan to provide services to all Boston...

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 07:43 PM EDT

1-on-1 With Laverne Cox and Her Support for Question 3

1-on-1 With Laverne Cox and Her Support for Question 3

Actress Laverne Cox of "Orange is the New Black" joins Sue to discuss the effort to repeal the gender anti-discrimination act in Massachusetts.

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 07:31 PM EDT

Sue's Take: Trump's Response on Mail Bombings, Caravan

Sue's Take: Trump's Response on Mail Bombings, Caravan

Sue provides her take on the recent mail bombings and rhetoric by President Trump as well as the caravan that is making its way to the United States from South America.

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 at 07:39 PM EDT

Stormy Daniels' Attorney Backs 'Left of Center'

Stormy Daniels' Attorney Backs 'Left of Center'

Stormy Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti, and Democratic analyst Mara Dolan talk about a new political organization called "Left of Center." The group officially launched on Sunday and aims to...

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