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Pelosi Likely To Be Next Speaker After Rep. Fudge Drops Challenge

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Sixteen Democrats who are critical of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi argue it is time for new leadership, and say they will vote against her for speaker. Pelosi, however, remains confident.

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Arizona Jury Deliberates Border Agent's Manslaughter Case

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Lonnie Swartz fired across the border, killing an unarmed Mexican teenager. Swartz was acquitted of second degree murder. After the jury couldn't agree on manslaughter charges, the case was retried.

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Post Harassment Scandal, New CEO Aims To Change Restaurant Culture

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Shannon White was 32 when she took over from celebrity chef John Besh, who was forced out because of sexual harassment charges. She is working to repair a damaged workplace culture.

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Trump Reaffirms His Support For Saudi Arabia After Killing Of Journalist

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

President Trump says he's not going to listen to the CIA, which determined it's likely that Saudi Arabia's crown prince knew of plans to kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Deadspin's Ben Tippet On World Chess Championship

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

The championship in London is a nail-biting competition between an American and the defending champion, who's from Norway. Steve Inskeep talks to Ben Tippett, of the sports website Deadspin.

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Florida's Midterm Election Recounts Bring Back Memories Of 2000

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Steve Inskeep talks to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts, who answers listener questions about the history of election recounts.

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Holidays Are Tough. Support Group Helps Families Of Murder Victims Grieve

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

The Mothers of Murdered Offspring, a support group in Charlotte, N.C., helps families cope with the killing of a relative. It was founded 25 ago during the most violent year in the city's history.

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Tentative Brexit Deal Keeps Border Porous Between Ireland, Northern Ireland

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Rachel Martin talks to Simon Coveney, Ireland's deputy prime minister and minister for foreign affairs, about the deal that would solve the border issue between Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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Acting Attorney General Tied To Company Accused Of Patent Scams

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was on the advisory board of a sham company that bilked hundreds of inventors out of nearly $26 million dollars. We examine how the scam worked.

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No Romaine Lettuce Is Safe To Eat, CDC Warns Consumers

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

E. coli in romaine lettuce is back. The CDC has issued a warning for people not to consume any romaine lettuce from any source as it investigates another illness outbreak tied to the leafy green.

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Morning News Brief

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 5 min ago

Despite journalist's killing, Trump reaffirms support for Saudi Arabia and foreign leaders react to his comments. And, racial controversy stirs Mississippi's senate runoff.

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Racial Controversy Stirs Mississippi Senate Runoff

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 9 min ago

At a debate Tuesday night, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith apologized to anyone offended by her "public hanging" remark. Her African-American opponent Mike Espy said she reinforces stereotypes about the state.

(Image credit: Rogelio V. Solis/AP)

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By Right of Discovery

FEED - Latino USA - 2 hours 9 min ago
On Thanksgiving Day, hundreds of people gather on Alcatraz Island, the famous former prison and one of the largest tourist attractions in San Francisco, for a sunrise ceremony to honor Indigenous culture and history. Almost 50 years ago, an intertribal group of students and activists took over the island for over 16 months in an act of political resistance. Richard Oakes, a young Mohawk from New York, was one of the leaders in this movement dubbed the "Red Power Movement." Latino USA tells the story of Oakes' life, from his first involvement in activism to his untimely death at the age of 30.
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Thousands Of Fire Evacuees To Spend The Holiday Without Homes

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 10 min ago

The community shaken by California's Camp Fire is finding ways to come together for Thanksgiving.

(Image credit: Elise Hu/NPR)

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What Will Persuade Rice Farmers In Punjab To Stop Setting Fires In Their Fields?

FEED - Morning Edition - 2 hours 11 min ago

Each fall, Indian farmers burn the stubble of rice plants — a fast way to clear fields. But the smoke adds to India's awful air pollution.

(Image credit: Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)

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The world news at 09:00 UTC on 11/21/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 3 hours 10 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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The world news at 07:00 UTC on 11/21/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 5 hours 10 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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International Roundtable: Brexit, Khashoggi And Saudi Arabia, APEC Summit

FEED - On Point With Tom Ashbrook - 7 hours 8 min ago
Our global roundtable returns, with the top news you need to know from around the world. Rob Watson, David Herszenhorn and Ishaan Tharoor join Meghna Chakrabarti.
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The Science Of Gratitude: How Being Thankful Makes Us Happier

FEED - On Point With Tom Ashbrook - 7 hours 9 min ago
Just in time for Thanksgiving, we’ll look at the science of gratitude and the evidence that it really does improve our lives. David DeSteno joins Meghna Chakrabarti.
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The world news at 23:00 UTC on 11/20/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - Tue, 11/20/2018 - 6:00pm
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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