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Facing Charges Of Rebellion And Sedition, Catalonia's Ousted Leader Flees Spain

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

The former head of the Catalan government is reported to have fled Spain together with some of his ministers, ahead of charges of rebellion, sedition and the misuse of public funds.

Scientists From Around The World Report On Health Effects From Climate Change

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

A big, international team of scientists has come together to assess how climate change has affected people's health around the world in the past few decades. A rise in heat waves and weather-related disasters threatens the health of millions each year.

GOP Strategist: Manafort Played The Lobbying Game 'At A Completely Different Level'

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

To get perspective on how unusual Paul Manafort's lobbying activities were, we turn to Republican strategist John Feehery.

For Libyans, Benghazi Is A City That Has Come Under Brutal And Chaotic Rule

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

Thirty-six bodies, some handcuffed, some showing signs of torture, some shot in the head, were found in an open pit near the Libyan city of Benghazi. It was the largest such discovery since the country's civil war.

Bharara: Papadopoulos Plea 'Portends More Charges To Come'

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

What are the next steps for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation? NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara.

Italy Takes Aim At Fake News With New Curriculum For High School Students

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

Italy added a new item to schools' curriculum: recognizing fake news. With help from leading digital companies, the government hopes to train students to differentiate between fake and real stories.

'Hank And Jim' Highlights The Long Friendship Of 2 Hollywood Legends

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

A new biography documents the lives and friendship of actors Henry Fonda and James Stewart.

Study: CEOs Who Invest In Social Responsibility Initiatives Risk Their Jobs

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

A new study shows that CEOs who invest in corporate social responsibility initiatives put themselves at significant risk of losing their jobs.

Conservative Media Portray Russia Developments As Unfair Attack On Trump

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

Conservative media are reacting to the indictment of President Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort by downplaying Manafort's ties to the president.

Unrest In Nairobi After Kenya's President Wins Election Rerun

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

After annulling and rerunning its presidential election, Kenya's incumbent president was announced its next president. What now? Can Kenya's leaders repair the tribal animosities that heightened during this extended election process?

Harvard At 200: Justices Look Back On Their Law School Days — And Beyond

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

One out of six U.S. Supreme Court justices attended Harvard Law. As the school celebrates its 200th anniversary, six of those justices attended a panel where they remembered their time as students.

After A Day Of Legal Shock And Awe, What's Next For The Mueller Investigation?

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 4:01am

Months after he was named to investigate Russian interference in the election, Robert Mueller unveils charges against Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and a foreign policy aide. He's not done.

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Brain Patterns May Predict People At Risk Of Suicide

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 6:27pm

A computer program learned to identify people thinking about suicide by studying brain activity patterns associated with words like "death" and "trouble."

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Three Indicted By Mueller Special Investigation

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:13am

Three people have been indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, including former Trump Campaign Manager Paul Manafort. NPR Justice correspondent Ryan Lucas has the latest.

Among Charges Against Manafort Is 'Conspiracy Against The United States'

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 10:04am

NPR's Ryan Lucas talks to Rachel Martin about the charges being laid against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort.

Rep. Adam Schiff On Manafort Indictment: 'This Is No Small Fish'

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 9:35am

The ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam Schiff talks to Rachel Martin after former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort surrenders himself to federal law enforcement.

Paul Manafort Surrenders To Federal Law Enforcement

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 8:27am

The former Trump campaign manager turned himself in to the FBI. Rachel Martin talks with NPR's Ryan Lucas.

With Whitefish Deal Canceled, What's Next For Puerto Rico's Recovery?

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 6:41am

Puerto Rico is canceling the controversial $300 million contract for work rebuilding the island's electric grid. How does that affect recovery efforts, and who's now going to rebuild the power lines?

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