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Poll: Vast Majority Of Undocumented Immigrants Have Connection To Citizens

Poll: Vast Majority Of Undocumented Immigrants Have Connection To Citizens

A vast majority of undocumented Latino immigrants (85 percent) have family connections to U.S. citizens, a new poll finds.

Social Media Helped Find Loved Ones After Marathon Bombing

Social Media Helped Find Loved Ones After Marathon Bombing

In the chaos and mayhem that followed the Boston Marathon bombing, many people were frantic to learn the fate of friends and loved ones who were either in the race or watched it from the sidelines.

American Tribe Fights To Halt Artifact Auction In Paris

American Tribe Fights To Halt Artifact Auction In Paris

An auction of sacred Native American artifacts scheduled for Friday in Paris is stirring up controversy on both sides of the Atlantic

‘Very High’ Chance North Korea Will Soon Test Fire Missile

‘Very High’ Chance North Korea Will Soon Test Fire Missile

North Korea’s next provocative move — the test firing of a medium-range ballistic missile — could happen at any moment, according to South Korean officials.

Russia Calls On U.S., North Korea To Step Back From The Brink

Russia Calls On U.S., North Korea To Step Back From The Brink

Russia is calling on the U.S. and North Korea to end an escalating cycle of dangerous provocations after Pyongyang put its missile forces on high alert and American stealth bombers flew practice bomb runs over the Korean Peninsula.

In Chicago, Dozens Arrested As They Protest School Closures

In Chicago, Dozens Arrested As They Protest School Closures

Hundreds of demonstrators demanded that City Hall walk back its plan to close 53 elementary schools and one high school in response to a $1 billion budget deficit.

President’s Pen Establishes New National Monuments

President’s Pen Establishes New National Monuments

President Obama on Monday designated five new national monuments, including one in Maryland dedicated to anti-slavery activist Harriet Tubman and another setting aside Washington state’s San Juan Islands.

CIA Drone Operations Could Be Handed To Pentagon

CIA Drone Operations Could Be Handed To Pentagon

The responsibility for counterterrorism operations involving unmanned drones could soon begin shifting from the CIA to the Pentagon as part of Obama administration efforts to mollify critics who say the program lacks transparency

Great Programs All Week

Great Programs All Week

Monday – Science and Health; Tuesday – Alaska Native and Native American films and series; Wednesday – Alaska Documentaries and Specials; Thursday – Alaska Public Affairs; Friday – Public Affairs and Weekly Wrap-up;  Saturday – Music;  Sunday – Best of the Week Documentaries

Because Of Budget Cuts, U.S. Releases Hundreds Of Illegal Immigrants

Because Of Budget Cuts, U.S. Releases Hundreds Of Illegal Immigrants

The U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) says it released several hundred detainees in an effort to prepare for the across-the-board budget cuts scheduled to go into effect March 1.