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Haitians Hoping To Migrate To U.S. Find The Reception Harsh

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 3:58am

By way of Brazil, where they migrated in recent years, many Haitians are now hoping to resettle in the U.S. But a shift in policy has left some 5,000 stranded at the U.S.-Mexico border.

At Thanksgiving, If You Take Sides, Make Sure They're As Tasty As These

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 3:57am

Chef Mike Isabella, a renowned restaurateur, has devised some delectable spinoffs of traditional turkey accompaniments, while staying true to classic roots.

Women Take On Big-Wave Surfing, Once The Domain Of Men, At Mavericks

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 3:56am

Sarah Gerhardt is the first woman to ever surf Mavericks, the famously dangerous big-wave spot in northern California. Soon she will be part of the first women's heat in a surfing contest there.

South Florida Family Stands Up To Timeshare Company

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 6:08am

Westgate resorts bought all the townhouses in an Orlando community — except one. Julieta Corredor declined to sell. She's suing now to keep her house from being surrounded by a timeshare development.

Where Is America's Best Bathroom?

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 5:17am

Voters in an online poll have declared the airport in Minneapolis-St. Paul to have "America's Best Restroom." The poll was run by Cintas, a company that makes bathroom products.

Wanna Know Who Won The Presidential Election? Check Vigo County's Tally

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

Since 1892, Vigo County in Indiana has voted for the winning presidential candidate in every election but two. What did the voters there see about Donald Trumps candidacy?

Egypt Cracks Down On Protesters; Pressures Journalists

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

As it keeps up the pressure on freedom of expression, a judge has sentenced the head of the national journalists' union and two of the group's board members to two years in jail.

Utica, N.Y., Which Welcomes Refugees, Monitors Trump's Muslim Comments

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

Utica has been shaped for decades by its policy of welcoming refugees. People there say the fear many Americans feel over new Muslim immigrants doesn't match their community.

Brock Launches Donor Network To Rebuild The Left After Trump's Victory

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

David Greene talks to political operative David Brock about his plans to organize wealthy Democratic donors against Donald Trump. Brock has invited donors to a retreat of sorts this winter in Florida.

Warren Beatty's Homage To Howard Hughes Opens In Theaters On Wedesday

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

Beatty's career spans nearly six decades. Fitting then that his movie, Rules Don't Apply, is a look at classic Hollywood. Beatty wrote, directed and stars in the film as the legendary Howard Hughes.

Doping Test Results Reorder Olympic Medal Winners

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

New testing of athletes from the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics have found more doping violations. Medals have been stripped and awarded to new athletes. Expect more discipline to follow.

NSA Head Meets With Trump Team But Doesn't Give Obama A Heads Up

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

David Greene talks to Foreign Policy columnist James Bamford about the future of NSA Director Admiral Mike Rogers, whose tenure has been rocked by cyber-security breaches of classified material.

Train Ride Through Pakistan Takes Us Beyond The Headlines

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

On Monday, we boarded a train with NPR's Philip Reeves to take a tour of Pakistan. Our journey began in Rawalpindi, and after riding 1,000 miles south, we'll end up in Karachi on Wednesday.

Ex-Rep. Barney Frank On Possible Trump Appointees, Dodd-Frank

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:09am

David Greene talks to former Rep. Barney Frank about President-elect Donald Trump's possible economic appointees, and the potential dismantling of the Dodd-Frank Act by the incoming administration.

Who's The New Philippine Envoy? The Man Building Trump Tower Manila

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 3:39am

U.S.-Philippine relations have been rocky. The new trade envoy tasked with improving them is a Philippine real estate magnate who's already working with Donald Trump on a major building project.

In Dealings With U.N. Diplomats, Mayor Giuliani Pulled No Punches

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 3:36am

Rudy Giuliani is a leading contender for secretary of state in a Trump administration, but as mayor of New York he waded into conflicts with Yasser Arafat and parking scofflaws at the United Nations.

Trump Airs Grievances, Fields Questions In Meeting With Top TV News Figures

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 7:55pm

The president-elect met at Trump Tower with executives and anchors from five major TV networks, where he complained about "unfair coverage" before taking questions about his political intentions.

If Republicans Repeal Obamacare, Ryan Has Replacement Blueprint

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 9:59am

The lack of specifics on health care from the president-elect means a plan released in June by House Speaker Paul Ryan is the best outline of what the GOP would like to replace Obamacare.

New Zealand Builds An Underpass For Penguins

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 6:10am

The underpass looks like a pipe and you can't fit in it unless you're a foot tall. It works just fine for the penguins who are using it to dodge traffic as they try to reach their nesting area.

New Zealand Brewer Recalls Exploding Beer Cans

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 5:23am

A New Zealand brewery had a new beer out in Sweden — until cans started exploding. Sweden stopped selling it. The brewer issued a voluntary recall and blames over-carbonation.




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