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Here's What We Know About Neil Gorsuch

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Neil Gorsuch is the president's nominee for the Supreme Court. What do we know about him as a person? For one, he likes to drive a convertible with the top down.

A Small Business Owner On Trump's Plans For Small Businesses

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with small business owner Joy Weatherup Anthis about how she views President Trump's plan for small business regulations and how they affect her construction business.

Looking At The Ideological Argument For 'Trumpism'

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

The online essay "The Flight 93 Election" sparked intense debate on the political right. Michael Warren of The Weekly Standard explains how the author of the essay outlined the ideology of "Trumpism."

Refugees In Limbo Over Trump Order

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to William Lacey Swing, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration, which oversees the travel plans of most refugees resettling in the U.S.

Teenagers Get Unusual Punishment For Spray-Painting Swastikas

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Teens who vandalized a historic black schoolhouse in Virginia got an unusual sentence. Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Alex Rueda, the prosecutor who came up a punishment involving writing essays.

A History Of Supreme Court Nominations, And Fights Over Confirmations

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Senate pushback on nominations for Supreme Court justices has been more common than most people think, especially over the last half-century.

The Evangelical Response To Trump

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Donald Trump was the overwhelming choice among evangelicals. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Christian radio host Julie Roys about whether evangelicals are heartened by his actions so far.

Hundreds Protest Trump At California Congressman's Town Hall

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Hundreds of demonstrators showed up at a town hall meeting held by California Rep. Tom McClintock to protest President Trump's policies on immigration and health care.

Super Bowl LI, By The Numbers ... And One Notable Numeral

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 6:23am

In case you're feeling a bit overwhelmed by all the hubbub swirling about the big game, here are a few nice, clean numbers to hang onto. And that includes a reunion with Roman numerals.

(Image credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Reporter's Notebook: Behind The Scenes Before The Super Bowl

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 6:06am

NPR's Tom Goldman was in Houston leading up to the Super Bowl. He talked to a player who isn't normally in the spotlight, noted a lack of information, and talked to a mother pushing for sports safety.

(Image credit: Tim Warner/Getty Images)

Long Before There Was 'Fake News,' There Were 'Fake Photos'

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 6:00am

The pictures of 19th-century Egypt and other scenes, in an exhibit at the Clark Art Institute, don't always show the truth.

(Image credit: Francis Frith/Featured in Clark Art Institute)

With A Photographer's Eye, A French Cartoonist Interrogates Truth

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 6:00am

In Pretending is Lying, Dominique Goblet takes a scruffy, postmodern approach to autobiography, with photographic images and wildly morphing character depictions that question our ideas of truth.

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