Obama and Medvedev sign nuclear arms pact President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a nuclear treaty Thursday in Prague. The treaty, which has been dubbed "New START," will reduce the nuclear warheads of the two countries to 1,550 each over the next seven years. It must be ratified by the U.S. Senate and the Russian legislature.11:00 a.m.
Brian Atwood: Dean of the University of Minnesota's Humphrey Institute. Former head of the US Agency for International Development and former Assistant Secretary of State.
Historian Nick Hayes' new memoir traces his family origins Nick Hayes, professor of history at Saint John's University in Collegeville, joins Midday in the studio to talk about his new memoir, "And One Fine Morning: Memories of My Father." The memoir traces his family origins and his father's story, including his father's experience growing up Catholic in Protestant Minneapolis.12:00 p.m.