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Weekday Talk Show 1A Now Airing 10 a.m. to Noon

Finger Lakes Public Radio 89.5 WEOS now brings listeners a new, two-hour weekday talk show. 1A , hosted by Joshua Johnson, airs weekdays at 10:00 a.m. to Noon and will be one of the most important daily conversations about the issues of our time. 1A – a name reminiscent of a newspaper front page, as well as the First Amendment – will take a fresh and deep look at America, bringing diverse insights and new perspectives to stories unfolding across the country and the world. 1A builds on public...

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After weeks of uncertainty and political tension, the longtime ruler of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, has boarded a plane to fly into exile.

On his first full day in the White House, President Trump went to the CIA presumably to try and offer an olive branch to members of the intelligence community he often maligned over their conclusions that Russia had conspired to influence the U.S. elections.

Instead, he falsely denied that he had ever criticized the agency, falsely inflated the crowd size at his inauguration on Friday, attacked the media and told intelligence officers gathered to, "Trust me. I'm like a smart person."

My sons remember the bitter cold. And they remember the warmth.

They felt it on the toasty subway car jammed to the doorsills with people at 5 a.m., smiling a knowing smile at strangers riding with us from Columbia Heights to the National Mall and Barack Obama's second presidential inauguration.

Making good on his promise to get started on "Day 1," President Trump and his administration got right to work on Friday, taking steps to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and announcing the reversal of their predecessors' plans to reduce mortgage insurance premiums on federally insured home loans.

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President Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Vice President Pence and Karen Pence continued a long inaugural tradition Saturday morning, attending a prayer service that was notable for the diversity of faith participants.

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Washington D.C.'s National Cathedral hosted a prayer service this morning for the nation's new president and vice president.

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