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Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase 'Climate Change'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

University scientists and former state employees say Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration has directed them to avoid using the phrase "climate change." Scott denies the charge.

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Clinton Says She Didn't Think Private Email Would Be 'An Issue'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton answered questions Tuesday about her use of a private email account. Correspondents Tamara Keith and Mara Liasson join NPR's Melissa Block.

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Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase 'Climate Change'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

University scientists and former state employees say Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration has directed them to avoid using the phrase "climate change." Scott denies the charge.

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No Big Money Or TV Ads — What's With The U.K.'s Low-Key Election?

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:03pm

There may not even be any televised debates, but the U.K. really is less than two months from national elections. Why is it so different from the U.S., where attention is already on 2016?

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No Big Money Or TV Ads — What's With The U.K.'s Low-Key Election?

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:03pm

There may not even be any televised debates, but the U.K. really is less than two months from national elections. Why is it so different from the U.S., where attention is already on 2016?

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Clinton Says She Didn't Save Personal Emails From Her State Department Tenure

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 11:21am

The former secretary of state says the law allowed her to use a personal account for correspondence. But, she said, looking back "it would have been smarter" to use separate email accounts.

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Hillary Clinton Will Address Her Use Of Private Email While In Office

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 11:21am

Instead of using an official account, Clinton routed her email through a server in her house in New York. She'll discuss the arrangement Tuesday afternoon.

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Wild Day In Madison Likely To Be Another Win For Gov. Walker

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:01am

The latest protests in Madison could reinforce Walker's law-and-order image, at least with Wisconsinites who voted for him — and Iowa Republicans who will be voting for president early next year.

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Wild Day In Madison Likely To Be Another Win For Gov. Walker

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:01am

The latest protests in Madison could reinforce Walker's law-and-order image, at least with Wisconsinites who voted for him — and Iowa Republicans who will be voting for president early next year.

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GOP Senators Remind Iran That Nuclear Deal Needs Their Backing

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 4:08am

The letter from 47 Republican senators is addressed to Iranian leaders and tells them that any deal with the Obama administration must be ratified by Congress to outlive his term, which ends in 2017.

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GOP Senators Remind Iran That Nuclear Deal Needs Their Backing

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 4:08am

The letter from 47 Republican senators is addressed to Iranian leaders and tells them that any deal with the Obama administration must be ratified by Congress to outlive his term, which ends in 2017.

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The Numbers Add Up To This: Less And Less Opportunity For Poor Kids

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 11:03pm

A new book and study both show that the ability to rise from poverty to the middle class truly is shrinking. A child without married, educated parents starts life at a huge and worsening disadvantage.

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The Numbers Add Up To This: Less And Less Opportunity For Poor Kids

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 11:03pm

A new book and study both show that the ability to rise from poverty to the middle class truly is shrinking. A child without married, educated parents starts life at a huge and worsening disadvantage.

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3 Reasons Democrats Are Freaking Out About Hillary Clinton

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:54pm

Back-to-back Clinton controversies are making Democrats queasy. But should they be?

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3 Reasons Democrats Are Freaking Out About Hillary Clinton

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:54pm

The back-to-back Clinton controversies are making Democrats queasy. But should they be?

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47 GOP Senators Tell Iran They May Not Honor A Nuclear Deal

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:27pm

The letter reminds Iranian leaders that while President Obama's term in office ends in 2017, many of the signers will remain in Congress far longer, some of them "for decades."

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47 GOP Senators Tell Iran They May Not Honor A Nuclear Deal

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:27pm

The letter reminds Iranian leaders that while President Obama's term in office ends in 2017, many of the signers will remain in Congress far longer, some of them "for decades."

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U.N. Report: No Country Has Achieved Equality For Women

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:01pm

Hillary Clinton is among those who will address the U.N. as it looks at gender issues 20 years after the Beijing confab. Its new report notes that violence against women remains "alarmingly high."

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U.N. Analysis Says Violence Against Women At 'Alarmingly High Levels'

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:01pm

At the United Nations on Monday, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon introduced an analysis that says no country has achieved gender equality.

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In Israeli Election, Arab Sportscaster Runs On Ticket Of Mainstream Jewish Party

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:32pm

Sportscaster-turned-politician Zouheir Bahloul is one of the few Arab citizens of Israel to ever run for parliament on the ticket of the Labor Party, which is a mainstream Jewish party. During the war in Gaza last summer, Bahloul appeared as a commentator on Israeli news programs, trying to bridge the divide between Israeli Arabs and Jews.

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