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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

House Democrats meet to decide whether to move forward with impeaching the president. Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are briefed on the threat Iran poses. Viruses are genetically modified to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

A fifth migrant child dies in U.S. custody. The White House eases a ban on Chinese company Huawei, while Google restricts access to its operating system and apps. And the U.S. tracks deals with Iran after it reimposed secondary sanctions against the country.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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Monday, May 20, 2019

The debate over abortion heats up ahead of the 2020 presidential election as more states pass restrictive laws and aim to get the issue to the Supreme Court. As the U.S. nears full employment, what does that mean for Americans' job prospects and paychecks? And, HBO's "Game of Thrones" has aired its final episode.

Monday, May 20, 2019

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BONUS: The Murder Of The Rev. James Reeb

In 1965, the Rev. James Reeb was murdered in Selma, Ala. No one was ever held to account. We return to the town where it happened, searching for new leads in an old story. We're sharing a bonus episode of NPR's White Lies.

BONUS: The Murder Of The Rev. James Reeb

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Friday, May 17, 2019

A federal judge orders the government to release parts of the Mueller report that were previously redacted. President Trump calls for an overhaul of how the U.S. handles legal immigration. A rural Kansas town grapples with its hospital's closure.

Friday, May 17, 2019

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

President Trump is set to unveil a new immigration plan. Tensions mount between the U.S. and Iran. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says the Education Department has been blocking efforts to police the student loan industry.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Alabama's Senate passes a controversial abortion bill. Tensions between the U.S. and Iran continue to escalate. And, Facebook announces it is tightening rules around its livestreaming feature.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The trade war between the U.S. and China escalates. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Russia for the first time since becoming top diplomat — what will top the agenda between two increasingly divided countries?

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

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Monday, May 13, 2019

After the U.S. raised tariffs on China last week, Beijing vowed to retaliate — so far, it hasn't. As Congressional Democrats launch more investigations into President Trump, the White House has focused on one strategy: non-cooperation. And health workers fighting Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo are being threatened and attacked.

Monday, May 13, 2019

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Higher tariffs on Chinese imports go into effect as the U.S. and China continue to try and negotiate a trade deal. And, we'll hear from a Russian agent imprisoned in America. Also, Pope Francis has issued new rules requiring priests and nuns to report incidents of sexual abuse or cover-ups to church authorities.

Friday, May 10, 2019

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