Thursday, Jan 28 12:40 p.m. (ET)

Reactions to the State of the Union

President Obama sought to recapture the "Yes We Can" momentum of his campaign in his first State of the Union address last night. Faced with "No You Can't" gridlock in Washington, Obama hoped to turn the country's focus to the economy...

Thursday, Jan 28 1:29 p.m. (ET)

The Future of American Opera

Few people think of opera as an American art form. But an opera conceived, written and designed for performances in Washington's backyard will compete for a Grammy this weekend against compositions from around the globe. We talk with the...

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