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Tuskegee Airman Roscoe Brown Dies At 94

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 3:29pm

Roscoe Brown, one of the legendary black aviators known as the Tuskegee Airmen, died this weekend at the age of 94. NPR's Code Switch offers a tribute to Brown and explores the Airmen's place in history.

Brexit Vote Leads To Increased Anti-Immigrant Sentiment In The UK

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 3:29pm

Unity events are being held across the United Kingdom, after a spike in reports of hate crimes and racism, following a vote to leave the European Union. It's a summer-long campaign to tackle intolerance tied to Brexit.

Some Scots Push For Independence After Brexit Vote

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 3:29pm

The UK's decision to withdraw from the European Union has angered many Scots, who voted to remain. Scottish politicians and ordinary people are now talking about holding another independence referendum that would split the United Kingdom.

Dolly The Sheep, World's First Cloned Mammal, Turns 20

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 3:29pm

Twenty years ago today, the world's first cloned mammal was born — a sheep named Dolly.

Trump Campaign Responds To Results Of Hillary Clinton Email Probe

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 3:29pm

The result of the Hillary Clinton email investigation has been long anticipated and is playing out on the campaign trail.

FBI Recommends No Charges Against Hillary Clinton In Email Investigation

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 3:29pm

FBI Director James Comey recommended "no charges" against Hillary Clinton in the email investigation. But he called her out on Tuesday for being "extremely careless" in the handling of classified information.

From 'Runt Of The Litter' To 'Liberal Icon,' The Story Of Robert Kennedy

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 1:23pm

Biographer Larry Tye says Kennedy wasn't always the "hot-blooded liberal" we remember today. The transformation wasn't a "flip flop" he says, "he took things to heart in ways that few politicians do."

Philadelphia-Area Transit Agency Pulls One-Third Of Railroad Cars From Service

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 12:40pm

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority discovered a structural problem in 120 cars — the newest rail cars in its fleet. Commuters started feeling the impact on Tuesday.




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