FROM Daniel Cherry
Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour Pardons almost 200 Mississippi's outgoing Republican Governor Haley Barbour has shocked his state and many others by giving unconditional pardons to 199 criminals, including drug dealers, rapists and four convicted killers. Daniel Cherry reports for Mississippi Public Broadcasting .
Mixed Messages from US diplomats on the new hard line on Syria Since President Trump's surprise retaliation against Syria's use of chemical weapons, Bashar al-Assad has used the same airport to launch conventional attacks on his own people. It's not clear what the US, its allies — or Vladimir Putin's Russia -- plan to do now.
In Janesville, WI, Middle America meets the new American dream Janesville, Wisconsin is the hometown of Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan. But he couldn't prevent the closing of the General Motors factory after 100 years. We hear what's happened to what once was a model of American middle-class unity.