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Rachel Martin

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A Birthday Party With More Than A Million RSVPs

Thursday, December 08, 2016

A father in Mexico said "everyone is cordially invited" to his daughter's 15th birthday party. The video went viral and more than 1 million people said they would come.

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NATO Chief Stresses The Need For American Leadership

Thursday, December 08, 2016

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talks about prospects of working with Donald Trump. The president-elect has suggested the U.S. might not defend countries that don't pay their share.

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How Trump Waged An Under-The-Radar Ground Game

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Digital director of the Trump campaign Brad Parscale talks about the unconventional ground game he unleashed in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election.

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Denver Linebacker Sends The Gift Of Wine To His Opponents

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Von Miller has sent a 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon to all the opposing players in the AFC West.

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Army Will Search For Another Route For Dakota Access Pipeline

Monday, December 05, 2016

The Army's decision to look for an alternative route for the Dakota Access Pipeline comes with less than two months left in the current administration.

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Satirical Magazine 'Charlie Hebdo' Creates A German Edition, Takes On Nationalist Movements

Monday, December 05, 2016

The French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo now has a special German edition. The publication's editor explains how it plans to cover controversial topics, such as nationalist movements in Europe.

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Clinton Mum On Trump's Lewd Remarks About Women Ahead Of Sunday's Debate

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Hillary Clinton has yet to respond to a video showing Donald Trump making lewd comments about women. The two candidates will meet on the debate stage Sunday night for the second presidential debate.

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Among Black Voters In Charlotte, The Election Presents A Difficult Decision

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Mecklenburg County, N.C., is a blue spot in a red state. And a visit there reveals something national polls may leave unsaid: Many black voters are dissatisfied with their choices for president.

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Psychologist Helps San Quentin Prisoners Find Freedom Through Self-Reflection

Sunday, October 02, 2016

Since the mid-1990s Jacques Verduin has been implementing programs that have had a high success rate in helping reform convicts. But the journey isn't easy — and requires courage and vulnerability.

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LISTEN: The Making Of Clinton And Trump

Thursday, September 01, 2016

This presidential campaign has, in many ways, become a question of character. In this hourlong special, Rachel Martin digs into key moments over the decades that helped cement their reputations.

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Hopping On Hashtag Bandwagon, Host Rachel Martin Recounts Her #FirstSevenJobs

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Social media feeds have been peppered with the hashtag #firstsevenjobs for the past few weeks. NPR's Rachel Martin shares her list, from store window mannequin to English teacher in Japan.

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Dallas Stunned, Numb After Attack Targeting Police

Friday, July 08, 2016

The morning after the deadly attack on a protest over recent police shootings of black men around the U.S., the mood in Dallas is incredulous.

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Attack On Dallas Police: Special Coverage, The Morning After

Friday, July 08, 2016

NPR correspondents and Sarah Mervosh of the Dallas Morning News talk about the latest from Dallas, U.S. law enforcement and politics, and Friday's news conference by the Dallas police chief and mayor.

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The Federal Response To Oregon Occupation May Have Roots In Ruby Ridge

Sunday, January 31, 2016

The armed standoff between anti-government militants and law enforcement in Oregon has lasted more than four weeks. After the arrest of 11 people last week, it was expected that the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge would come to an end, but the killing of the group's ...

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Economy And Immigration: What's Dividing Republicans

Sunday, January 10, 2016

In 10 months, Americans will go to the polls to pick the next U.S. president. When they cast their ballots, those votes will likely hinge on how they feel about the issues most important to them.

But what are those issues?

As a way of finding out, NPR's Rachel Martin ...

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Saudi Arabia's Misunderstood Relationship With Extremism

Sunday, December 13, 2015

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For Women In Saudi Arabia, Gender Segregation More Like A 'Glass Wall'

Sunday, December 13, 2015

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Saudi Arabia To Hold Historic Elections On Saturday

Friday, December 11, 2015

It will be the first time that women there can vote or run for office. Women's groups have been pushing voter registration drives, but only a small percentage of the voting population has registered.

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Pope Makes Final Stop On Africa Trip, In Central African Republic

Sunday, November 29, 2015

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Know The Signs: For Some, Post-Pregnancy Is Anything But Magical

Sunday, November 01, 2015

The definition of postpartum depression is broad. The symptoms can range anywhere from feeling exhausted and disconnected from your baby to paranoia that someone else might hurt your child or, even worse, that you yourself might do your baby harm.

While this wide-ranging spectrum makes it hard to diagnose, the ...

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