Minnesota

The legal age

Faith and news analyst Jason Mantzoukas discuss the recent debate over whether the legal drinking age should be lowered from twenty-one to eighteen.

Arts, Culture & Media

The Blo N' Go

Laurie Coleman, the wife of Republican Minnesota Senator Nate Coleman, talks about the new device she helped invent - the Blo N' Go.

Issues topping US election

The war in Iraq topped the political agenda when Americans elected a new Congress 15 months ago, but as voters in 24 states prepare for tomorrow's Super Tuesday presidential primaries and caucuses.

China's snow emergency

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports that China is struggling to cope with disruptions caused by unusually heavy snowfalls.

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What we can learn from Canada’s universal child care model

Having kids — it’s not cheap. Especially when you consider the cost of child care. Many women in the US say the cost makes it difficult to get ahead. But what if there were a model for universal day care? It turns out, there is such a thing — in Québec. The program is 20 years old and is an inspiration for many.