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Michel Martin

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Crowds Gather In Los Angeles For May Day Immigrants' Rights March

Sunday, May 01, 2016

Leslie Berestein Rojas of Southern California Public Radio has an update on the annual May Day march for immigrant rights. The march comes after Donald Trump visited the state, sparking protests.

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Anti-War Activist Daniel Berrigan Dies

Sunday, May 01, 2016

Father Daniel Berrigan rose to national attention as one of a group of Catholic activists who were arrested for burning draft cards in 1968.

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Supreme Court Lets Texas Voter ID Law Stand — For Now

Saturday, April 30, 2016

The Supreme Court on Friday left intact a strict voter identification law in Texas, while leaving open the possibility that it would consider challenges to the law. NPR's Wade Goodwyn explains.

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What's At Stake In Tuesday's Elections

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Five states in the Northeast go to the polls Tuesday. Bernie Sanders faces a tough challenge on the Democratic side, while Donald Trump leads GOP polls.

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One Year Since Riots, Baltimore Activists Gather In Peace

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Hundreds of people gathered for a peace march in West Baltimore to mark the anniversary of the death of Freddie Gray and the unrest that followed.

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Upsurge In Violence In Syria Threatens Fragile Ceasefire

Sunday, April 24, 2016

At least 19 people died Friday in a round of Syrian government air strikes on the city of Aleppo, human rights observers said. Fighting in Syria has intensified in recent weeks.

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Pope Francis Meets Migrants In Lesbos, Returns To Rome With 12 On His Plane

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Pope Francis visited the Greek Island of Lesbos in order to draw attention to the plight of migrants there. The migrants are caught up in a controversial deal between the European Union and Turkey.

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Going There: How We Eat

Monday, April 04, 2016

The journey our food takes from farm to fork can be fascinating. But from eating organic to genetically modified, local or seasonal, what food is best for individuals, communities and the environment?

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Brussels Update: Two Men Charged In Connection With Attacks

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Belgian authorities have charged two men with terrorist offenses and are continuing to question others in relation to Tuesday's bombings of the main Brussels airport and a city metro station.

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President Obama Arrives In Cuba With His Family

Sunday, March 20, 2016

The visit marks the first time a sitting U.S. president has stood on Cuban soil since 1928. It comes just months after the two nations normalized relations.

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Trump Comes To Arizona, Greeted By Both Supporters And Protesters

Saturday, March 19, 2016

The GOP presidential front-runner scheduled rallies in Phoenix and Tucson on Saturday ahead of Tuesday's primary in Arizona.

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Inside The Dramatic Arrest That Caught Principal Suspect In Paris Attacks

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Belgian police have arrested a leading suspect in November's terror attacks in Paris. Twenty-six-year-old Salah Abdeslam was captured after being shot in the leg during a police raid in Brussels.

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Sometimes It Pays To Take The New Route

Sunday, March 13, 2016

We prefer doing things the way we've always done them — even if embracing something new would make things better.

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South By Southwest Music Preview

Sunday, March 13, 2016

The 30th anniversary of the popular South by Southwest festival kicked off Friday. NPR Music's Stephen Thompson has a preview of some of the bands to check out this year.

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Protests Continue At Trump Rallies Ahead Of Tuesday Primaries

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Donald Trump continued to encounter protesters at his rallies over the weekend. His GOP opponents say he's inciting violence; they're hoping to break into Trump's lead ahead of Tuesday primaries.

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With 2016 Picks, A Surprise: Overall Car Quality Goes Down

Saturday, March 12, 2016

The two leading car reviewers, Consumer Reports and JD Power, announced their picks for the year's best cars. For the first time in years, overall quality dropped — and that's not the only surprise.

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A Day After Canceled Rally, Commotion Again Disrupts Trump Event

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Republican front-runner Donald Trump canceled a Chicago rally Friday night after a series of physical confrontations between protesters and his supporters. He resumed his campaign Saturday in Ohio.

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Live: Reinventing The American City — Who Wins, Who Loses?

Monday, March 07, 2016

Pittsburgh was named as one of the most livable cities in the United States by the Intelligence Unit of The Economist magazine. That title makes many residents proud, but who exactly is the city "livable" for?

Decades of industrial power and production made Pittsburgh into the steel capital of ...

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On The Docket For Democratic Debate: Flint's Clean Water Crisis

Sunday, March 06, 2016

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton face off in another debate Sunday night — this time in Flint, Mich. The city's struggles will be on the agenda.

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EU To Turkey: Please Slow The Flow Of Migrants

Sunday, March 06, 2016

At a meeting on Monday, the European Union is trying to convince Turkey to slow the flow of migrants from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan into Europe. What does Turkey want in return?

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