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A Nepalese earthquake victims looks on April 29 at debris of collapsed buildings in Bhaktapur, Nepal.

A Nepalese earthquake victims looks on April 29 at debris of collapsed buildings in Bhaktapur, Nepal.

Friday, May 01 11 a.m. (ET)

Friday News Roundup – International

Japan's prime minister urges Congress to support the TPP trade pact. Saudi Arabia's king redraws the line of succession. And the death count in Nepal's earthquake surpasses 6,000. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (R) (I-VT) waits to deliver his remarks April 25 at the South Carolina Democratic Party state convention in Columbia, South Carolina.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (R) (I-VT) waits to deliver his remarks April 25 at the South Carolina Democratic Party state convention in Columbia, South Carolina.

Friday, May 01 10 a.m. (ET)

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Baltimore Police turn over Freddie Gray's death report to the Maryland state prosecutor but not to the public. The Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage and lethal injections. And Bernie Sanders says he'll run for president as a Democrat. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

A new Covanta energy from waste facility in the Durham Region of Ontario.

A new Covanta energy from waste facility in the Durham Region of Ontario.

Thursday, Apr 30 11 a.m. (ET)

The Pros And Cons Of Waste-to-Energy Incinerators

Waste-to-energy incinerators burn garbage to generate electricity. Communities often oppose them because of pollution concerns. But some cities and counties are reconsidering them as a greener alternative to landfills. A look at the pros and cons of waste-to-energy facilities.

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, right, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President Tom Donohue talk on Capitol Hill before a April 21 hearing on fast track authority.

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, right, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President Tom Donohue talk on Capitol Hill before a April 21 hearing on fast track authority.

Thursday, Apr 30 10 a.m. (ET)

Debate Over Fast-Track Authority For The Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Obama administration is pushing for fast track authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, an international trade deal. But many Democrats are opposed. We look at the debate over giving the president fast track authority.

Wednesday, Apr 29 11 a.m. (ET)

Readers’ Review: “Brown Girl Dreaming” by Jacqueline Woodson

For our April Readers' Review, we celebrate National Poetry Month with a memoir written in verse. Jacqueline Woodson’s “Brown Girl Dreaming” won the National Book Award for young adults. It tells the story of the author’s childhood, tackling mature issues of race and identity.

Pro and anti-gay rights protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court on April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Pro and anti-gay rights protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court on April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Wednesday, Apr 29 10 a.m. (ET)

Analysis Of Oral Arguments In The Case Before The Supreme Court On Same-Sex Marriage

More than half of Americans believe same-sex couples should be allowed to get married. But a number of states have banned such unions. We look at arguments in a case before the Supreme Court on whether the Constitution guarantees the right to marry a same-sex partner.