The controversy over Guantanamo prison has lasted now for more than a decade. And its legacy endures far beyond US borders - especially in Afghanistan. Some 220 Afghans have been held at Gitmo, making them the largest population of prisoners.
It's been a busy time lately in Sacramento. Among the many bills the California legislature is considering are two which would give public school districts more money to cover the escalating costs of putting buses on the road.
It's Thursday and that means it's time for State of Affairs, our look at politics and government throughout California. To help us with that we're joined in studio by KPCC political reporter Alice Walton and political editor Oscar Garza.
The Army has disqualified nearly 600 soldiers from holding certain positions for infractions ranging from sexual assault to child abuse to drunk driving. The push is the latest attempt to combat sexual assault in the military.