Photo: Outgoing Press Secretary Sean Spicer waves as he walks into the White House in Washington, U.S., July 21, 2017. (Carlos Barria/Reuters)
Can the president legally pardon himself?
From this Episode:
The legality -- or illegality -- of pardoning your family or yourself
The White House is reportedly looking into the president’s pardoning powers when it comes to his aides, family, and himself; and Trump’s lawyers are reportedly exploring...
9 min, 6 sec
Will a new communications director make Trump stop tweeting?
Sean Spicer resigned today after President Trump named hedge fund millionaire Anthony Scaramucci as the new White House Communications Director. Will that change the White...
7 min, 6 sec
The effort to get a Paul Walker statue on San Clemente Pier
San Clemente Councilman Tim Brown refused two surfers’ request for a 12-foot-tall Paul Walker statue on the San Clemente Pier. Then the Orange County beach town had a lot...
1 min, 50 sec
Trump administration quietly cuts funds for teen pregnancy prevention programs
The Department of Health and Human Services recently cut more than $213 million from teen pregnancy prevention programs nationwide. They were five-year grants that began...
8 min, 19 sec
How crowdsourcing bacteria samples can help develop new antibiotics
The “Swab and Send” Facebook page features lots of pictures of petri dishes in various stages of color and fuzz. They are bacteria samples from the dirtiest places around...
9 min, 21 sec