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These Days Everyone Pays Attention To Police Shootings

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Police shootings get our attention now. And there seem to be a lot of them. Are there more now, or were we just not paying attention?

Syrian Refugees Face Many Challenges When They Try To Resettle

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

David Greene talks to Matthew Soerens of World Relief about evangelical congregations that are working to resettle refugees from Syria and other countries in the U.S.

5 Police Officers In Dallas Are Killed By 2 Snipers

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Three suspects are in custody. Rachel Martin talks to Charlie Scudder, a reporter with The Dallas Morning News, who says people are still in shock about what happened Thursday night.

A Check On Saudi Arabia Which Is Investigating 3 Suicide Bombings

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

David Greene talks to Fahad Nazer, a senior political analyst with the political consulting firm JTG Inc and a non-resident fellow at The Arab Gulf States Institute, about the recent attacks.

Obama In Poland For NATO Summit

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

The Warsaw summit will be dominated by plans for a military response to potential Russian aggression against Poland and Baltic countries, and Britain leaving the European Union.

Community In Disbelief That Minn. Man Was Killed By Police

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Protests were held across the country after a police officer shot and killed motorist Philando Castile in a St. Paul suburb during a traffic stop. Castile's girlfriend livestreamed the aftermath.

2 Snipers Kill 5 Police Officers At Dallas Protest

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Two snipers shot and killed 5 Dallas police officers and injured another 6 at the end of a rally, where hundreds were protesting police shootings that happened in other parts of the country this week.

Movie Review: 'Our Little Sister'

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Japanese dramas don't get the publicity of that country's animated films but our reviewer says there is a new drama that deserves our attention. He says Our Little Sister must be seen to be believed.

Getting To Know Ivanka Trump

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Rachel Martin talks to Gabriel Sherman of New York Magazine about Ivanka Trump's role in her father's bid for the presidency. Sherman recently wrote about Ivanka Trump for the magazine.

Emory University Honors 2 Students Killed In Bangladesh Terrorist Attack

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Abinta Kabir was a sophomore from Miami and Faraaz Hossain was in business school and from Dhaka, Bangladesh. A vigil in their memory was held Thursday in Atlanta.

Baton Rouge Police Shooting Victim Honored At Prayer Vigil

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Hundreds attended a prayer vigil for Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, La. Sterling was the black man who was shot dead in an altercation with two white police officers early Tuesday morning.

Dallas Shooting: 2 Snipers Kill 5 Police Officers

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Rachel Martin talks to Seema Yasmin.

Photos From 'Dallas Morning News' Show Officers In Mourning

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

Dallas Morning News photographer Ting Shen, who's a summer intern, was shooting photos of the scene at Baylor University Medical Center.

Family, Friends To Honor NPR Photographer David Gilkey

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

NPR's Tom Bowman has been bringing us stories from his recent trip to Afghanistan. It was on that trip that a Taliban ambush killed NPR photographer David Gilkey and interpreter Zabihullah Tamanna.

U.S. Should Keep Its Presence In Iraq, Afghanistan, Retired Gen. Dempsey Says

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:18am

David Greene talks to former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey about the fight against ISIS, which despite geographic losses, has managed to carry out a wave of attacks.




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