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This month, SOPTV features Ken Burns’ and Lynn Novick’s 10-part, 18-hour documentary series: The Vietnam War. Ten years in the making, Vietnam tells the epic story of one of the most consequential, divisive, and controversial events in American history. The … Continued
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Hidden beneath the surface of Mt. Hood is an ice cave hundreds of feet deep and 50 feet in diameter in some places. Explore what is the largest ice cave complex in the Lower 48, … Continued
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- Sen. Collins likely against GOP health bill in latest blow
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she finds it “very difficult” to envision backing the last-chance GOP bill that would repeal the Obama health care law. RELATED LINKSTrump criticizes Mc …
- NFL owners speak out in support of players, against Trump
The NFL’s players and owners are frequently at odds over the issues, finances and rules of the game, a long-running feud that looms large toward another potential work stoppage after the 2020 season. …
- Restoring full power to Puerto Rico ‘could take a year’
HARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: For more on the dire situation in Puerto Rico, I’m joined via Skype by Jessica Rios Viner, a reporter with the newspaper “El Nuevo Dia.” She’s in Guaynab …
- Caregivers Draw Support by Mapping Their Relationships
(This article ran previously on Kaiser Health News.) Every time Jacque Pearson tried to devise a plan to move her 81-year-old dad, who has Alzheimer’s, from his home in Boise, Idaho, to hers in Denver …
- Remembering a Troubled Childhood Friend
In the eighth grade, I met Lynette. A twig figure with a brunette bob, she was the new girl who latched onto me as if I was the It Girl. Who, me? The only Koreanette in late ‘60s white suburbia? Well, …
- Thomas Wolfe Was Right: You Can’t Go Home Again
The forest in East Texas where my childhood friends and I used to hike, play and build forts is now a strip shopping center. The meadow where we fished in Mr. Parsley’s pond is now a drive-through ban …
The Forest Service has given a Canadian company permission to explore for gold and copper in the shadow of Mount St. Helens.
We look at a new study on air pollution and race, and a Lane County effort to improve mental health response by police. Also, OSU’s Aaron Wolf talks about his book, “The Spirit of Dialogue.”
Scientists predict that plastic in the ocean will eventually outweigh the fish there. Where is it all coming from? And is it making our food unsafe? Researchers are trying to find the answers.