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Fla. Lawmakers Turn Deaf Ear Toward Stand Your Ground Protesters
Following the George Zimmerman and Michael Dunn murder trials, calls for Florida to repeal its controversial "stand your ground" law have gone nowhere in the state legislature. This session, one of the Republican authors of the law is teaming with a Democratic leader on a bill to make some significant changes to the law.
The Last Word In Business
Renee Montagne and David Greene have the Last Word in business.
Ice And Snow Forced Airlines To Cancel Thousands Of Flights
The new year got off to a rough start for the airlines. The four largest airlines canceled more than 74,000 flights in January and February. Delta said poor weather conditions cost it $90 million in revenue.
David Greene has business news.
Will Stocks 5-Year Trajectory Keep Going Higher?
The Dow Jones is enjoying the longest bull market run since 2007. David Greene talks to David Wessel about what the market is telling us, and whether this is a bubble. Wessel is the director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution and a contributor to "The Wall Street Journal."
Missing Malaysia Airlines Jetliner Vanished From Radar Screens
Search teams have yet to locate the plane. Renee Montagne talks to aviation security consultant Chris Yates about why modern technology can't do more to help locate the aircraft.
2013 Flooding Still Dampens Colorado's Tourist Trade
Towns are still struggling six months after heavy rain and flooding caused billions in damage to transportation infrastructure, homes and businesses. Among the hardest were Lyons and Estes Park.
In Iraq, Anbar Faces Extremists Stronger Than Those U.S. Fought
The extremists now committing a wave of attacks in Iraq's Anbar province are significantly better trained, funded and equipped than the al-Qaida-linked groups American soldiers battled there.
In Tsunami's Wake, Fierce Debate Over Japan's 'Great Wall'
The government wants to build sea walls in northeastern Japan that will stretch for more than 200 miles and be 30-feet high in places. Some say the cost is too high and it will ruin the beaches.
Holder Speaks Out On Snowden, Drone Policy, Softening Sentences
In an interview, Eric Holder says he's open to talking with Edward Snowden about terms of surrender. And the attorney general is unhappy with the vote to block a nominee to a top Justice Dept. post.