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Hillary Clinton on Ukraine, Gaza, and the ‘Hard Choices’ she made as Secretary of State

scpr.org — Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is currently touring the U.S. promoting her new memoir "Hard Choices," and we're lucky enough to snag some time with her to discuss a number of issues.

Peacock killings: Sketch released of suspect in July 9 shooting

scpr.org — Officials have released a sketch and description of a man they believe may have shot and killed a peacock with a pellet gun on July 9 in the Palos Verdes Peninsula, where more than 50 peafowl have turned up dead or injured.

How to decode your health insurer's Explanation of Benefits

scpr.org — As loyal Impatient readers know, we're a month into #PriceCheck, a collaboration with KQED and ClearHealthCosts.com. Through this project, we're building a robust database of certain health care prices in California. We started by crowd-sourcing the cost of mammograms, and now we're focusing on all types of back MRI's.
Jul 22, 2014

RT @rebeccaplevin: Do you know how to read your Explanation of Benefits? Impatient (& @KQEDhealth @chcosts) here to help! http://t.co/ANCT8…

Jul 22, 2014

Boy I have been needing this. Kudos @rebeccaplevin @kqed How to decode your health insurer's Explanation of Benefits scpr.org/blogs/health/2…

Banc of California expansion opposed by advocates for minorities, low-income

scpr.org — Irvine-based Banc of California is making a bid to become one of the region's largest homegrown banks, but advocates representing minorities and low-income communities are doing what they can to stop those plans. Groups led by the California Reinvestment Coalition are asking federal regulators to deny Banc of California's application to acquire 20 Popular Community Bank branches from Puerto Rico-based Banco Popular.
Jul 22, 2014

Banc of California expansion opposed by advocates for minorities, low-income scpr.org/blogs/multiame… via @kpcc

Jul 22, 2014

Banc of California expansion opposed by advocates for minorities, low-income scpr.org/blogs/multiame… via @kpcc

Island of trash discovered 1000 miles off California coast

Jul 22, 2014

New trash island off California's coast is so large scientists can stand on it. @jedskim #trashisland scpr.org/news/2014/07/2…