Louis Ureneck

Chairman of the Journalism Department at Boston University

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Chairman of the Journalism Department at Boston University; former Deputy Managing Editor at the Philadelphia Inquirer

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Australian Rupert Murdoch will become America's most powerful news executive if today's  tentative $5 billion deal  with the Bancroft Family gives him  Dow Jones  and the  Wall Street…

Bancroft Family Agrees to Sell Dow Jones to Rupert Murdoch

Australian Rupert Murdoch will become America's most powerful news executive if today's tentative $5 billion deal with the Bancroft Family gives him Dow Jones and the Wall Street…

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Hundreds of Trump supporters stormed the Capitol building on Wednesday, ransacking the House and Senate chambers and the offices of some lawmakers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The U.S. House of Representatives is taking up a resolution that would call on Vice President Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment and take over President Trump's duties.

With calls to stay home during the pandemic and threats of more violence in Washington, D.C., most Joe Biden supporters from Southern California will watch the inauguration virtually.

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Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the legal ramifications for the people who mobbed the U.S. Capitol building, and for President Trump.

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Lawmakers from Southern California took to Twitter and to the phone lines to let their constituents know they were okay and to condemn Wednesday’s violent insurrection at the U.S.

from KCRW Features

After a mob of Trump supporters entered the U.S. Capitol building on Wednesday, many people are concerned about what the remaining weeks of Trump’s presidency will bring.

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President-elect Joe Biden will be inaugurated on January 20 in Washington, D.C.

from KCRW Features

The peaceful transition of power for the first time in US history appeared to hang in the balance this week.

from Life Examined