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2/13/2014 6:30 AM | Mindi McNeil | KVCR |
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An Inland Empire native is on the U.S. Bobsledding Team at the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.  KVCR's Mindi McNeil reports.

1/14/2014 7:30 AM | Ken Vincent | KVCR |

KVCR's Ken Vincent speaks with Palestinian Rights Activist Omar Barghouti, who will speak at UC Riverside today, urging support for his effort to get western nations --including the U.S. -- to boycott Israel, divest financial holdings that benefit Israel, and place sanctions on the Israeli government,  because of its treatment of Palestinians living in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

8/30/2013 10:25 AM | KRISHNADEV CALAMUR | NPR |

International outrage was palpable last week following reports that Syria used chemical weapons near the capital Damascus. But now, as President Obama contemplates a strike against Syria, there's only limited support for military action.

Here's a look at countries that have criticized Syria and where they stand on intervention:

8/29/2013 8:20 AM | Scott Neuman | NPR |
It's not news that Hong Kong, which brags one of the world's most stunning skylines, has been gradually losing it behind a curtain of smog.   But the Chinese territory's latest solution is new: To placate camera-clicking tourists unable to get those iconic shots of the skyscraper-studded waterfront, Hong Kong has set up a panoramic backdrop with clear-blue skies.

It's not news that Hong Kong, which brags one of the world's most stunning skylines, has been gradually losing it behind a curtain of smog.

But the Chinese territory's latest solution is new: To placate camera-clicking tourists unable to get those iconic shots of the skyscraper-studded waterfront, Hong Kong has set up a panoramic backdrop with clear-blue skies.

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