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Declining Western Power

Today at 9:00am

The surging economic power of China and other Asian nations, coupled with the West's diminishing influence, is redefining the world order, according to Financial Times commentator Gideon Rachman. He joins to talk about America's loosening grip on world affairs.

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The Takeaway

Saudi Ties

Today at 12:00pm

What are the financial ties between Trump’s business dealings and Saudi Arabia? The Times reported that Jared Kushner directly shepherded a weapons deal to the Saudis that correlates with the President’s visit. Plus the President registered 8 companies there during his campaign.

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Marketplace

Canadian Timber

Today at 4:00pm
Repeats at 6:30pm

President Trump has announced plans to put tariffs on timber from Canada. That could help sawmills in the U.S. at the cost of Canadian jobs.

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Radio Technical Issues

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    • KQED-FM, Sat 5/06-Sun 5/07: shift to auxiliary antenna

      KQED-FM is likely to be operating on its auxiliary transmit antenna this Saturday and possibly Sunday as well. There will be workers redoing the tower light wiring on the tower that supports the KQED-FM main antenna. They have asked to begin work at 6AM and work the whole day on Saturday and finish on Sunday […]

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    The California Report

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  • The Do List

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