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Ad For Nice Living: Discover Trees, Now With Chlorophyll

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

We hear one of the five selected listener suggestions for our updated Commercials for Nicer Living project: trees.

Democrat On Senate Judiciary Panel Weighs In On Sessions Nomination

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar, member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, about President Donald Trump's upcoming pick for the Supreme Court.

Canadian Leaders: Rhetoric Around Muslim Immigrants Has Grown Too Ugly

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

Residents of Quebec City are in shock after a man shot six people dead in a mosque there Sunday night. They want to know what motivated the French Canadian college student accused of the murders.

VA: Competition With Private Sector Is An Obstacle To Hiring More Medical Staff

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

An NPR investigation examines reasons why it's hard to bring new medical personnel into the VA, including a cumbersome hiring process.

Navy Seal Is Trump Administration's First U.S. Combat Death

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

The first U.S. military death of the Trump administration was Navy Seal William "Ryan" Owens. He died during an operation in Yemen.

White House Adviser Defends Trump Executive Order On Immigration

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Dr. Sebastian Gorka, deputy assistant to the president, about President Trump's executive order on immigration.

Boy Scouts' Transgender Policy Gets Mixed Reaction From Troops

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

Boys Scouts of America says it will allow transgender boys to become Scouts. The news is meeting with mixed reaction from scout troops.

International High School Mountain Bikers Take To The Trails

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:28pm

A group of international high school mountain bikers in Nashville is learning the intricacies of riding the trails while dealing with the challenges of growing up in the U.S.




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