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Eyder Peralta

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With High Court Evenly Split, Obama's Immigration Actions Remain On Hold

Thursday, June 23, 2016

The Supreme Court did not come to a decision on whether President Obama's move to shield millions of immigrants from deportation was constitutional.

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Supreme Court Upholds University Of Texas' Affirmative Action Program

Thursday, June 23, 2016

In a 4-3 decision, the court ruled that the university's "race-conscious admissions program" is constitutional.

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Demanding Action On Gun Control, House Democrats Stage Sit-In

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Once the House was gaveled into session, Democrats shouted down the chair. Republican leaders recessed the House, but returned later in the day to vote on unrelated measures.

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Argentina Ends Team USA's Remarkable 'Copa America' Run

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

In front of more than 70,000 fans in Houston, Texas, the U.S. men's national soccer team was quite simply outmatched by the best team in the world.

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U.S. Announces New 'Ground Rules' For Use Of Commercial Drones

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The Federal Aviation Administration said the first-of-its-kind regulations were necessary to keep manned aircraft and people on the ground safe.

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High Court Lets Connecticut, New York Assault Weapons Bans Stand

Monday, June 20, 2016

A lower court had decided that banning semiautomatic "assault weapons" and large-capacity magazines does not violate the Second Amendment.

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CIA Director: Battlefield Advances Have Not Degraded ISIS' Terrorism Potential

Thursday, June 16, 2016

In an update to Congress, CIA chief John Brennan said the U.S. and its partners have put ISIS on the defensive. But that doesn't mean its global reach has been degraded.

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Democrats Hold Senate Floor Until Early Thursday In A Push For Gun Control

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut and colleagues held the floor for nearly 15 hours before yielding early Thursday morning.

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WATCH: Following Moment Of Silence, Democrats Shout Down Speaker Ryan

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

As House Speaker Paul Ryan tried to move on with regular business, the chamber erupted into chaos, with Democrats demanding action on gun control.

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LISTEN: Victim, Doctors Describe 'War Zone' Following Shootings In Orlando

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Angel Colon pretended to be dead. "He shoots toward my head, but it hits my hand," he said. "I had no reaction. I was just prepared to just stay there ... so he won't know that I'm alive."

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Putting 'Deadliest Mass Shooting In U.S. History' Into Some Historical Context

Monday, June 13, 2016

The United States has had many devastating mass killings. But modern mass shootings have emerged as a category all their own.

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What We Know So Far About The Orlando Shooting Suspect

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Omar Mateen was 29 years old, and right before he allegedly committed the shooting spree early Sunday, he made an ominous call to 911.

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A List Of The Deadliest Mass Shootings In U.S. History

Sunday, June 12, 2016

A gunman opened fire at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla., and killed at least 50 people. It is the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. Here are the others.

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Obama: 'An Attack On Any American ... Is An Attack On All Americans'

Sunday, June 12, 2016

President Obama said that we now know enough about the mass shooting in Orlando to say it was an "act of terror and an act of hate."

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The Latest: Orlando Nightclub Shooting

Sunday, June 12, 2016

The police, the FBI and the sheriff's office are all on the scene of a nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla. that has left many dead. Host Linda Wertheimer speaks with NPR's Eyder Peralta.

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Latinos And American Identity In A Time Of Trump: A Postcard From El Paso

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Donald Trump's comments about a Latino federal judge have sparked discussion about racism and bias. But to many Latinos they're about historic burden.

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NPR Photographer, Interpreter Killed In Afghanistan

Sunday, June 05, 2016

David Gilkey and Zabihullah Tamanna were killed while traveling in a convoy with an Afghan army unit.

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Musician Prince Died Of Accidental Overdose, Says Medical Examiner

Thursday, June 02, 2016

The Midwest Medical Examiner's office found Prince died from an overdose of fentanyl, an opiate used to treat patients with severe pain.

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UCLA Shooter Left Behind A 'Kill List,' Says Police Chief

Thursday, June 02, 2016

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck says police found the list at Mainak Sarkar's residence in Minnesota. One woman on the list was found dead of a gunshot wound.

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'As A Matter Of Conscience,' Ken Starr Resigns As Baylor University's Chancellor

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

Starr has been under fire over the university's handling of allegations of sexual assault on campus. The university had previously removed him from the presidency.

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