Wednesday, Dec 19 12 p.m. (ET)

Special Education in D.C.

It was a revelation that surprised many D.C. officials: local special education students are being sent hundreds of miles away to a Massachusetts school that uses shock therapy as a form of discipline. But some critics say it was just...

Wednesday, Dec 19 12:30 p.m. (ET)

End-of-Year Finances

It's the time of year when we tend to blow through our careful budgeting and throw financial cares to the wind. But there are still opportunities to make amends for your holiday spending. Join Kojo as we look at everything from tax...

Wednesday, Dec 19 1 p.m. (ET)

Maryland’s Voting Rights Controversy

If you'll be 18 when election day rolls around in November, should you be allowed to participate in your state's primaries, even though you're only 17? Most states say "yes", though the Maryland Board of Elections recently said "no."...

Wednesday, Dec 19 1:16 p.m. (ET)

The Year in Obituaries

It may seem like an odd place to take stock of today's headlines. But the obituary page can be a great place to remember the unique personalities and quirky stories of the people who have led nations, invented new products, and recorded...

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The Politics Hour – December 26, 2014

Friday, Dec 26 2014The Politics Hour crew, along with D.C. Attorney General Elect Karl Racine, U.S. Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), and Virginia Del. Dave Albo (R-Fairfax) looks at what's in store in the political year 2015.

Golden Age of Board Games

Monday, Dec 22 2014Family gatherings often include a trip to the closet to haul out a dusty box of Clue or Monopoly. We find out what's new in board games, the lessons they help us learn and why gathering around a square board with tiny plastic pieces still appeals to us in a game culture saturated by technology.