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Trump Doesn't Own Most Of The Products He Pitched Last Night

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 10:39am

Trump Water, Trump magazine, Trump Steaks. So much Trump and all on stage after his wins in Michigan, Mississippi and Hawaii Tuesday night. But almost none of them actually are Trump.

Carly Fiorina Says She's 'Horrified' By Trump, Endorses Ted Cruz

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 10:05am

"The truth is, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are two sides of the same coin. They're not going to reform the system. They are the system," Fiorina, who ended her own bid last month, said.

Epic Missouri Filibuster Over Bill Shielding Opponents Of Same-Sex Weddings Ends

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 9:25am

The Missouri Senate has given preliminary approval to a proposed state constitutional amendment that would protect groups and people with religious objections to same-sex ceremonies.

Jelani Cobb On His Epic 'New Yorker' Piece On Black Lives Matter

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 9:20am

NPR's Kelly McEvers spoke with Jelani Cobb, who has charted the genesis and evolution of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Republicans Keep Posting Phenomenal Turnout Numbers

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 9:00am

GOP voters are turning out in droves compared with 2008's contests, while lots of Democratic voters are staying home.

5 Headlines That Explain Tuesday's Primary Results In Michigan And Beyond

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 7:46am

Bernie Sanders pulled off an upset in Michigan, but Hillary Clinton handily took Mississippi. On the Republican side, Donald Trump racked up three more victories and Ted Cruz won in Idaho.

Sanders Narrowly Defeats Clinton In Michigan; She Wins Miss. Primary

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 6:23am

As expected, Hillary Clinton won the Mississippi primary. Michigan was the bigger prize and polls leading into the primary had Clinton up by double digits, but that's not how it turned out.

Lawmaker Calls For New Limits On Detaining Witnesses

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 5:06am

Sen. Ron Wyden says prosecutors may be taking advantage of a law enforcement tool that allows them to detain people as "material witnesses" in federal investigations by holding them indefinitely.

Another Primary Night's Results Confound (At Least Some) Expectations

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 5:00am

Sanders needs to make a habit of winning, and by wider margins than in Michigan. Still, however steep the climb may appear, this Tuesday made it harder than ever to count the Vermonter out.

4 Takeaways From Tuesday Night's Exit Polls

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 5:00am

What the Michigan and Mississippi exit polls tell us about Trump's big wins and Sanders' upset.

Tough Political Climate On Immigration Seeps Into High School Sports

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 4:08am

There were incidents at high school basketball games where fans chanted "build a wall" at teams made up of minority students. David Greene talks to Washington Post sports columnist Kevin Blackistone.

GOP Presidential Contenders Eye Florida And Its Winner-Take-All Delegates

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 4:08am

Florida is the next prize on the GOP primary calendar with 99 delegates at stake. Most polls show Trump in the lead. Florida is Marco Rubio's home state but analysts don't expect him to eke out a win.

Trump Wins Primaries; Have Republicans Learned 2012's Election Lessons?

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 4:08am

What has happened to the GOP since it was trounced in the last presidential election? Henry Barbour, co-authored of the autopsy report, looks at whether his party paid attention to its conclusions.

Sanders, Clinton Split Primaries; GOP Contests Attract More Voters

Wed, 03/09/2016 - 4:08am

Democratic pollster Margie Omero and Republican strategist John Feehery look at what the voter turnout numbers mean following Tuesday's primary contests.

Listen To 4 Interviews From NPR's March 8 Live Special

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 11:31pm

Get caught up with guest interviews from live coverage of the primaries and caucus in Michigan, Mississippi, Idaho and Hawaii.

Man Wanted In Idaho Pastor's Shooting Is Arrested In Washington, D.C.

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 10:52pm

Kyle Odom had been sought for the weekend shooting of Tim Remington, who had led a prayer at a Ted Cruz campaign rally and was shot the next day.

Cruz Can't Keep Momentum From Weekend Races

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 10:23pm

NPR's Mara Liasson breaks down the results so far from Tuesday night's primary elections in Michigan and Mississippi.

Former Michigan Sen. Don Riegle On Endorsement Of Bernie Sanders

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 9:33pm

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with former Michigan Sen. Don Riegle about his endorsement of Bernie Sanders for president.

Polls Begin To Close In Michigan Primaries

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 9:33pm

Polls begin to close in the Michigan Democratic and Republican primaries. NPR has the latest on what we know about the results in Michigan and Mississippi.

Brother Of Civil Rights Leader Medgar Evers On Donald Trump Endorsement

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 9:33pm

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Charles Evers, the brother of late civil rights activist Medgar Evers, about his endorsement of Donald Trump after Mississippi polls closed Tuesday night.

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