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Now That He's Won, Will Trump's Relationship With The Media Evolve?

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 8:53am

During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump has had a contentious relationship with members of the press. Going forward, Trump and the media will have to negotiate how they deal with each other.

Clinton's Defeat Is An Opportunity To Go Back To The Drawing Board

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 8:31am

Steve Inskeep talks to Leslie Wimes of the Democratic African-American Women Caucus in Florida. She supported Hillary Clinton but says Clinton didn't do enough to win Florida.

Trump Supporters In Moscow Bar Cheer Next U.S. President

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 8:01am

David Greene talks to Neil MacFarquar, Moscow bureau chief for The New York Times about the election-watch party in the Russian capital.

Rep. Blackburn: I Knew The Presidential Race Would Be Close

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 7:52am

Tennessee Republican Marsha Blackburn endorsed Donald Trump last spring. She tells David Greene that she often saw many Trump signs in people's yards but no signs for Hillary Clinton.

Voter Check-In: Clinton Supporter Reaches Out To The Other Side

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 7:44am

It was in Atlanta that we first met small business owner Tanya Hicks. While she backed Hillary Clinton, she believes everyone has to come together.

Trump Wins Electoral College Votes; Clinton Has More Popular Votes

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 7:24am

Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Susan Davis, Democratic pollster Margie Omero and NPR's Mara Liasson about election results. And, NPR's John Ydstie says there were worries about U.S. financial markets

In A Sea Of Red, Illinois Stands Out As A Blue State

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 7:03am

Illinois is President Obama's adopted home state, and voters there backed Hillary Clinton. We pay a visit to Lou Mitchell's restaurant to talk to voters.

Trump's Victory Has Muslim-Americans Feeling Anxious

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 6:58am

Renee Montagne talks to Ahmed Rehab, the executive director of the Chicago chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, who says he couldn't believe that Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton.

Riding A Wave Of Change, Donald Trump Wins Presidential Election

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 6:44am

Jonah Goldberg of the National Review and GOP pollster John Feehery discuss Trump's win. NPR's Scott Detrow reports on rural voters, and NPR's John Ydstie has more on financial market uncertainty.

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.

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