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The Dollar Is Weaker, But That May Not Be A Bad Thing

18 hours 53 min ago

The dollar is down nearly 10 percent since the beginning of the year. That's bad news if you're a tourist traveling to Europe but great news if your U.S. company sells goods overseas.

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Pelosi Is Confronted By Protestors Angry About Her Immigration Talks With Trump

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 8:26pm

The House Democratic leader, on her San Francisco home turf, was jeered for her efforts to reach an agreement with the president on the Dream Act.

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Trump's U.N. Speech To Call For Other Countries To Step Up To World's Threats

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 8:00pm

In his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly, President Trump will defend his "America First" creed as a basis for countries to cooperate without losing sight of their own self-interest.

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Republican Make Last-Ditch Attempt To Repeal Affordable Care Act

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 3:45pm

Republican senators hope to beat a Sept. 30 procedural deadline that allows them to pass a bill bill without Democratic votes. It would be the fourth health care bill before Senate this year.

Hillary Clinton Says She's 'Optimistic About Our Country, But I Am Not Naive'

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:49am

Clinton reflects on the tumultuous 2016 election and the fate of the country under a Trump presidency. "I think we are at a very threatening crossroads," she says. Her new memoir is What Happened.

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Trump's DACA Moves Aren't Shaking His Most Loyal Supporters

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:32am

Many conservative lawmakers and pundits are critical of President Trump for talking to Democrats about immigration. But Trump's voters don't seem to mind.

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LOL, Politics

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:20am

How do you make a joke both political and funny?

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The Emmys Make History

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:06am

Last night's Emmy Awards had several firsts.

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The Real 'Spicey' Crashes The Emmys, As Stars Mock Trump

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 9:35am

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer lampooned himself, with his SNL alter-ego in the audience. Many presenters and winners took the stage to slam their former TV co-star, Donald Trump.

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Propaganda In Your Politics

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 9:06am

Now you can feel Russia's influence from the comfort of your couch.

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Where Do Trump's Comments On DACA Leave Congressional Republicans?

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 7:19am

David Greene talks to Rep. Mark Walker of North Carolina, chairman of the Republican Study Group, the House's largest conservative caucus, about President Trump's possible deals with Democrats.

Trump Wants U.S. Delegation To The U.N. To Be More Cost Efficient

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:05am

President Trump makes his United Nations debut this week and he's making a big push to cut the U.N.'s budget. The State Department plans to have a smaller footprint as part of this effort.

Rep. Gutierrez On Trump's Immigration Meetings With Democratic Leaders

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:05am

Mary Louise Kelly talks to Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez, about a deal between President Trump and Democrats that would combine legislation protecting DREAMers with increased border security.

Trump Voters In Iowa Pledge Not To Waiver Their Support For The President

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:05am

Many conservatives are frustrated Trump appeared to make a deal with Democrats over immigration. At a GOP event in Iowa, the party faithful were willing to give the president the benefit of the doubt.

News Brief: U.N. General Assembly To Open, North Korea Crisis Poll

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:05am

President Trump will be among the world leaders in New York City for the opening of the U.N. General Assembly. A study looks at whether Americans trust Trump to handle North Korea's nuclear threat.

NPR/Ipsos Poll: Most Americans Don't Trust Trump On North Korea

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:00am

In addition, most falsely believe the president needs congressional authorization to launch a nuclear strike. North Korea's renegade program will be a major focus at this week's U.N. General Assembly.

After 5 Years, City Of Ferguson, Mo., Drops Charges Used In Department Of Justice Report

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 4:54pm

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Ferguson resident Fred Watson and his lawyer, Blake Strode, about his struggle with the city, and what comes next now that charges against him have been dropped.

President Trump Set To Meet With Presidents Of Historically Black Colleges And Universities

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 4:54pm

Several of the HBCU college leaders have refused to participate, while others want to work with the White House. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Michael Lomax, CEO of the United Negro College Fund, about the upcoming meeting.

California State Senator Speaks On Recently-Approved Sanctuary State Bill

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 4:54pm

California lawmakers approved a bill that would make the state a so-called sanctuary state. Kevin de León, a state senator from Los Angeles explains how the bill is meant to add further protection to immigrants in the country without documentation.

ESPN Flap Shows People Can't Even Agree On What They're Arguing Over In Trump Era

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 12:59pm

The ESPN host called the president a "white supremacist" and "bigot." ESPN has not suspended her; conservatives are calling it a double standard, but supporters of Hill are asking what she said wrong?

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