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State Capital Protests Fizzle, Guardsmen Vetted

They were armed and ready. But the much-feared demonstrations resisting President Donald Trump’s election loss were a “non-event,” said one Pennsylvania official. National Guard...

Biden Plans Executive Orders, Trump a Pardoning Spree

Transition is coming. On Wednesday, President-elect Joe Biden will take office, planning to hit the ground running with executive orders reversing “the gravest damages of the...

Navalny Locked Up Upon Return to Moscow

Poking the bear is his thing. Russian dissident Alexei Navalny, who barely survived an August poisoning blamed on the Kremlin, returned to Moscow from Germany yesterday, only to...

China’s Economy Actually Grew in 2020

Is it winning the pandemic? As most of the world (aside from investors) struggles with a global economy sickened by COVID-19, China’s gross domestic product rose 6.5 percent in...

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Meagan Good on How She Stayed True in Hollywood

The action hero joins 'The Carlos Watson Show' for a revealing sit-down.

Who Would Be Swizz Beatz and Timbaland's Dream Verzuz Matchup?

The hip-hop producers join the latest episode of 'The Carlos Watson Show.

How Often Does the Joker Have the Last Laugh?

When you’re friends with an irrepressible cutup like Joe, you know his story can probably only go one of two ways.

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Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

Sevyn Streeter on Making It Big ‘in God’s Timing’

The singer-songwriter has a revealing sit-down on “The Carlos Watson Show.

The Ballad of R. Budd Dwyer

When the Pennsylvania state treasurer killed himself on camera in 1987, he had no idea his death would be immortalized by rock bands.

Why Padma Lakshmi Won’t Be Running for Office

The “Top Chef” host has some ideas about how to change America.

When Your Father Falls Apart

A car accident or old age are a little bit easier to understand, but when your father forgets your 13-year-old face? Not easy at all.

Jamaica’s Christmas Slave Uprising

The brutal outcome of this rebellion hastened the abolition of slavery in the British Empire.

White Drug Crime? What’s That?

A white drug dealer who was never busted for one of his crimes wonders why his Black and Latino competitors were.

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When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

Rocketing to the Top With Jordin Sparks

The 'American Idol'-winning singer joined 'The Carlos Watson Show' for a revealing conversation.

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