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Mitt Romney: Trump's Decision To Not Release Tax Returns Is 'Disqualifying'

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 4:46pm

"There is only one logical explanation for Mr. Trump's refusal to release his returns: there is a bombshell in them," Romney said.

Official Says 'Too Late' For White Nationalist To Resign As Trump Delegate

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 4:19pm

A man identified as a white nationalist leader was listed as a Trump delegate. The campaign wanted him removed, but a spokesman for California's secretary of state's office say it's too late.

Donald Trump Sets Vice Presidential Search In Motion

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 3:27pm

Donald Trump has a vice presidential search in full motion, and the names being discussed reveal some weaknesses the apparent GOP nominee is looking to shore up on his ticket.

House Speaker Paul Ryan To Meet With Donald Trump In Attempt To Mend Ties

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 3:27pm

House Speaker Paul Ryan says he is unable, right now, to support the Republican Party's de facto nominee Donald Trump. This has put him in direct conflict with some members of the congressional GOP who do support Trump. Ryan and Trump will meet Thursday and attempt to mend fences.

Presidential Candidates Confront Obstacles To Opioid Addiction Treatment

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 3:27pm

Presidential candidates have been confronted by voters over the crisis of opioid abuse and heroin addiction. One major problem is accessing treatment when someone who needs it is ready to receive it.

FBI Director Says He Feels The 'Pressure' On Clinton Email Investigation

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 3:16pm

James Comey says he is closely watching the Bureau's investigation of Hillary Clinton's e-mails "to make sure it's being done well."

White Working-Class Voters In West Virginia Pick Sanders Over Clinton

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 4:11am

Renee Montagne talks to Bernie Sanders supporter Charles Chamberlain, executive director of Democracy for America, about the results of the West Virginia primary, and what's ahead for Sanders.

GOP Primary Results Were Predictable; Democrat Sanders Wins West Virginia

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 4:11am

Donald Trump won GOP primaries in West Virginia and Nebraska. Democrats went to the polls in Nebraska, but they awarded convention delegates back in March. Sanders won the West Virginia primary.

Colorado's GOP Voters Decide Whether To Fight For Trump Or Switch Alliances

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 4:11am

How divided are Republicans about the rise of Donald Trump as their presidential nominee? Are moderate GOP voters in the swing state of Colorado rallying behind the billionaire?

Sanders Wins West Virginia; Trump Wins There Too Plus Nebraska

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 4:11am

David Greene talks to Democratic pollster Mo Elleithee of Georgetown University's Institute of Politics and Public Service, and Republican John Feehery, President of QGA Public Affairs, for analysis.

Bernie Sanders Wins West Virginia Primary

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 8:28pm

The Mountaineer State played to many of Sanders strengths — it's a heavily white, working class state where voters were angry about the Obama administration's policies.

Is Facebook Suppressing Politically Conservative Content?

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 5:06pm

The fallout continues after the tech website Gizmodo published an article on Monday alleging that Facebook wasn't just relying on algorithms to identify trending topics on the social media platform.

West Virginia, Nebraska Hold Presidential Primary Contests

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 3:25pm

Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska are heading to the polls Tuesday in the presidential primary contests.

Hubbard Broadcasting CEO Explains Switch From Trump Blocker To Backer

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 3:25pm

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Hubbard Broadcasting CEO and GOP donor Stan Hubbard about his backing of Donald Trump's presidential campaign. The broadcasting executive once donated money to stop Trump from clinching the nomination. Now, he's saying he is supporting Trump.

White House Says Hiroshima Visit Should Not Be Viewed As An Apology

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 3:25pm

In light of President Obama's announcement that he will visit Hiroshima later this month, NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Dartmouth professor Jennifer Lind about the significance of the visit.

Facebook Denies Supressing Conservative News Stories

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 3:25pm

A former Facebook employee claims the social networking site censors news from conservative sources in its trending news section, according to a story in Gawker's Gizmodo blog.

Obama Gets All In His Blackness At Howard

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 2:01pm

Some applauded the president's speech at the historic black university as a break from "respectability politics" that demean African-Americans. Other saw it as more of the same.

Is Donald Trump Playing The 'Man Card'?

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 1:44pm

Some experts say Trump's talk about women is not about women but a veiled message directed at men: They need to band together to stop Hillary Clinton.

'It's Just the Beginning Now,' Says Man Freed From Serving Two Life Sentences

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 1:35pm

David Padilla is adjusting to life back home in Northeast Philadelphia. After nearly 20 years in prison, he won clemency last year, freeing him from two life sentences for nonviolent drug crimes.

Fact Check: Did Hillary Clinton Introduce A New Approach To Early Education?

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 11:18am

The HIPPY program, based on home visits, teaches parents to be their children's first teachers.




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