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Australian Safety Authorities Cool To Aerial Hot Dog Delivery

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 5:56am

Instead of going to pick up his hot dog, a man in Australia decided to send his drone instead. With a fine, the $8 sausage could end up costing $6,900.

Cleveland Browns Aim To Win This Season's First NFL Game

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:31am

2016 is the year the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA title, and it's the year the Indians made it into World Series action. Now, the Browns would like to win just one game. The NFL team is 0-9.

View From The Middle East: Trump Victory Reaction

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

Reaction in the Middle East to the news that Donald Trump would be the next U.S. president, ranged from celebrations to dismay. Trump inherits the fight to defeat ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

Novelist Adds Fresh Perspective To Election Result Spin

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

The morning after Election Day, David Greene talks to African-American novelist Attica Locke, author of three novels and a writer for the TV series Empire, for some perspective on the results.

Immigration Was A Hot Button Issue. Now What?

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

Immigration was a big issue in the presidential race. Now that Donald Trump has been elected, will he carry through with promises? And, financial markets began the day lower on news Trump would win.

Voter Check-In: Native American Voter

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

On this morning after the election, we check back with a number of voters we met over the months. On Tuesday, Majerle Lister wrote in Bernie Sanders' name instead of voting for Hillary Clinton.

Examining Trump's Appeal To Voters

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Scott Detrow and J.D. Vance, the author of one of the most revealing books of the presidential campaign, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis.

Clinton Backers Gather At Wellesley College To Watch Returns

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

In Massachusetts, students, staff and alumni at Hillary Clinton's alma mater of Wellesley College gathered to watch election returns. Clinton was unable to pull out a win over Donald Trump.

Hillary Clinton Concedes; Donald Trump Is President-Elect

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

Morning Edition hears from Democratic pollster Margie Omero and Jonah Goldberg of the conservative publication the National Review on election results. NPR's John Ydstie monitors financial markets.

New Hampshire Voters Weigh In On Trump Win

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

Voters at the Red Arrow Diner in Manchester, N.H., react to Donald Trump's election victory. He defeated Hillary Clinton and will become the 45th presidents of the United States.

View From Mexico: Reaction To Trump's Election Victory

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

So will he build that wall? That's one of the many questions facing our southern neighbor now that Donald Trump is president-elect.

Florida And Georgia Voter Follow Through; Support Their Candidates

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

On this morning after the election, we check in with Annie Ruiz of Florida, who supported Donald Trump, and Suzanne Menarcine in Georgia, who supported Hillary Clinton.

View From Asia: Reaction To Trump's White House Victory

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

In Asia, there's a lot of stunned reactions regionally to Donald Trump beating Hillary Clinton — and as is the case with global markets, there is real uncertainty.

Voter Check-In: Clinton Supporter

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

On this morning after the presidential election, we check back in with a number of voters we met over the months including Diana Font of Florida, who told us she would be supporting Hillary Clinton.

What Happens To Obamacare In A Trump Administration?

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

While Donald Trump campaigned for the presidency, he repeatedly said he would get rid of the Affordable Care Act. What will happen to Obamacare? Also, we monitor how financial markets are doing.

In Line At An Orlando Polling Station, Voters Report Relief, Anxiety

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 9:22am

David Greene talks to Renata Sago of member station WMFE, who's in Orlando, Fla., talking to early morning voters.

Voters In Canton, Ohio, Turn Out For Their Presidential Candidate

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 6:47am

Ohio is a swing state and both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been courting voters there. Some voters in Canton say this election is the most important of their lifetimes.

Astronaut Shane Kimbrough Casts Ultimate Absentee Ballot

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 6:07am

Kimbrough is on the International Space Station but a Texas law lets him vote in Houston, where NASA astronauts are based.

Ease Election Anxiety By Looking At Cute Animals

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 6:03am

For those feeling a little sressed out this Election Day, the San Francisco Zoo is live streaming the antics of three fluffy red pandas. And, USA Today is offering photos and videos of adorable dogs.

'SNL' Kept Up The Tradition Of Taking Aim At Presidential Candidates

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

David Greene and Steve Inskeep explore how NBC's Saturday Night Live has handled political humor this year.

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