A new bill in Congress to reform biofuel policy and favor newer options over ethanol is attracting support from conservation groups.  More from KVCR's Isel Cuapio.

KVCR's Ken Vincent and Inland Empire Economic Partnership Chief Economist John Husing continue reviewing the Inland Empire's economic performance in 2017, with this discussion on the improvement of the region's manufacturing sector.

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Project Moving Forward is a language program designed to help English second language learners and students from lower socioeconomic backgrounds to succeed in the core curriculum.  Project founder Dr. Linda Navarrette launched the program in 2012 in Sacramento schools, and now in Moreno Valley schools.  KVCR's Isel Cuapio reports.


Supporters and protestors are making very different plans to greet President Trump today (Tuesday) when he visits San Diego to inspect border wall prototypes.  Capital Public Radio's Julia Mitric has more.


San Diego residents who oppose President Trump's border wall organized a protest yesterday (Monday) afternoon ahead of his visit to see the wall prototypes today.  A few dozen immigrant rights activists and environmental leaders gathered in Chicano Park, as Jean Guerrero of KPBS reports.

No prominent Republican filed to enter the race for California's U.S. Senate seat before Friday's deadline.  That could leave the field open for two Democrats to advance to the general election, for the second consecutive time.  Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford reports.

Redlands Skate Park Delayed...Again

Mar 13, 2018

The Redlands City Council last week rejected bids to build a new skate park in the city.  More from KVCR's Benjamin Purper.

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A Pomona police officer killed in a standoff with an armed suspect Friday night is being remembered by his law enforcement colleagues and the community.  More from KVCR's Ken Vincent.


The California Senate responded differently in recent weeks to sexual harassment allegations against two of its lawmakers, Tony Mendoza and Bob Hertzberg.  A leading California human resources expert says the  investigative findings justified the disparate treatments - but in both cases finds fault with Senate leadership.  Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.


Republican lawmakers and consumer groups have renewed calls to stop funding for California's high-speed rail network after a report showed the project is again over budget and behind schedule.  More from KVCR's Ken Vincent.


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Welcome to a new season of Invisibilia! The NPR program and podcast explores the invisible forces that shape human behavior. Episode 3 involves two brothers who are happy about the polite, helpful tenant who moves into their mother's house, until they start to suspect he has sinister motives.

Former U.N. ambassador John Bolton recorded a video used by the Russian gun rights group The Right to Bear Arms in 2013 to encourage the Russian government to loosen gun laws.

The White House could look for another political booster shot on Thursday if its allies on the House intelligence committee give more detail about how they cleared President Trump's campaign of colluding with Russia's attack on the 2016 presidential election.

The streets in Washington, D.C., were barely covered with snow Wednesday morning.

Eventually, some 3 to 5 inches accumulated. But D.C. isn't particularly known for handling inclement weather very well. It's essentially a Southern town when it comes to weather.

Most folks huddled at home, with the federal government shut down — except for essential workers. The schools announced a day early that they would shutter their doors, too.

But there was at least one place where the work went on, and it always does — the U.S. Supreme Court.

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