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Stories In Stitches: Lessons From Political Convention Fashion

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Tried-and-true red, white and blue stood out these last two weeks of political convergence. Here are some looks that also tell a story about the parties and the people who sported them.

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Recommended Dose: Our Favorite Dance Tracks Of July

18 hours 51 min ago

It's Friday: Ring in the weekend with the six best electronic dance jams we heard this month.

Invisibilia: No One Thought This All-Woman's Debate Team Could Crush It

18 hours 51 min ago

Because women in Rwanda are supposed to be humble and speak softly. And the team's debating debut was a disaster. Could the teammates harness their inner power?

FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton's Speech To The Democratic Convention, Annotated

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 9:48pm

NPR's politics team has annotated Clinton's speech, providing analysis, context and fact checking key portions.

WATCH: Muslim Father Of Fallen Soldier Tells Trump 'You Have Sacrificed Nothing'

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 8:54pm

Khizr Khan told Democrats to honor his son's sacrifice by voting for Hillary Clinton.

Final Day Of The DNC: Hillary Clinton Will Accept Her Nomination

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 6:09pm

All eyes are on Hillary Clinton, as the former first lady, senator and secretary of state, accepts her party's nomination for president. Clinton will be introduced by her daughter Chelsea.

Eclectic Finnish Composer Einojuhani Rautavaara Dies At 87

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 5:46pm

"To be a composer, you have to be a fanatic," said the open-minded artist, who journeyed through styles, countries and decades.

DNC Night 4 Schedule: Hillary Clinton Accepts The Democratic Nomination

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:57pm

The final night of the Democratic National Convention belongs to Hillary Clinton, the first woman ever nominated for president by a major political party. Her daughter, Chelsea, will introduce her.

Latin Roots: 'Quiero Creedence'

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:47pm

Hear music from a new, joyous compilation of Latin covers of Creedence Clearwater Revival songs.

A Look Back AT Hillary Clinton's Past Democratic National Convention Speeches

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:42pm

She's addressed the party gathering four times before, but nothing will compare to the pressure she faces as she accepts the Democratic nomination for president tonight.

At The Democratic Convention, Choreographing A Sea Of Signs

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:40pm

Watch even a few minutes of the Democratic National Convention, and you're bound to see some synchronized sign-holding — with brightly colored slogans like "Stronger Together" waving in the crowd.

California Gov. Jerry Brown On The Power Of Outsider Politics

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:28pm

Discontent and skepticism are central to this presidential campaign, says Gov. Jerry Brown, who ran an idealistic, outsider presidential campaign in 1992 but has governed California as a pragmatist.

Regulators Draw Up New Rules To Stop Abusive Practices By Debt Collectors

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:22pm

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau receives more complaints about debt collection than any other issue.

Ameera, 6-Year-Old Afghan, Prepares To Walk Out Of U.S. Military Hospital

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:20pm

Lt. Col. Chance Henderson, an orthopedic surgeon serving in Afghanistan, was able to save the leg of a 6-year-old Afghan girl caught in a firefight. She is about to be discharged.

Sea Slug? Disco Ball? Beautiful Deep-Sea Purple Blob Puzzles Scientists

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:18pm

"I have no idea. I can't even hazard a guess to phylum," one scientist says. The curious orb was found and captured during a recent Nautilus expedition near California's Channel Islands.

The Labor Secretary On Trade, Jobs And What Democrats Offer Voters

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 4:07pm

As the fourth night of the Democratic National Convention gets underway, NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Labor Secretary Tom Perez.

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