Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

Iowa Tries To Prevent Health Insurance Premiums From Escalating

Monday, October 16, 2017

The White House has canceled a subsidy to insurance companies. Iowa's Health Insurance Commissioner Doug Ommen discusses the state's plan that seeks to lower costs for tens of thousands of residents.

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American Woman And Her Family Released From Captivity In Afghanistan

Thursday, October 12, 2017

After being held for five years by a militant network, American Caitlan Coleman and her family have been freed. Journalist Asad Hashim speaks about this development with NPR's Steve Inskeep.

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News Brief: Trump's Tax Plan, California's Raging Wildfires

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

President Trump heads to Harrisburg, Pa., to talk to an audience that will include truckers about his tax overhaul. And, more than a dozen people have died in intense wildfires in Northern California.

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Trump Travels To Las Vegas As Probe Continues Into Shooter's Motive

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

President Trump arrives in a city where investigators are hard at work reconstructing Sunday night's mass shooting. Trump says gun laws will be talked about "as time goes by."

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A Father Races To Vegas After His Daughter Is Shot

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

We talk with a father who's spending time at the bedside of his daughter in the hospital after she was shot at Sunday's concert.

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News Brief: Trump In Las Vegas, Gun Control, Theresa May's Troubles

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

President Trump is traveling to Las Vegas Wednesday after Sunday's mass shooting. Also, Democrats are pushing for measures related to gun control, and Theresa May's conservative party is in disarray.

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Securing Public Spaces From The Next Attack

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

We talk with a security consultant about the dangers inherent in large public spaces and how security experts are hoping to find signs to help stop future attackers.

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President Trump To Visit Las Vegas On Wednesday

Monday, October 02, 2017

NPR Special Coverage: Trump says the shooting Sunday night was an "act of pure evil." More than 50 people were killed when a shooter opened fire. Hospitals are jammed with injured concert-goers.

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News Brief: Las Vegas Shooting, Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

Monday, October 02, 2017

Hospital officials in Las Vegas say more than 50 people are dead after a shooting Sunday night on the Strip. And, President Trump said hurricane relief is going "really well." Others disagree.

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Soundtracks, Satire And A Sense Of Place: A Conversation With Randy Newman

Monday, August 07, 2017

After spending several decades writing beloved children's scores, Newman is back with the acerbic Dark Matter. Hear a conversation with Steve Inskeep, plus a performance of some original songs.

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Sen. Jeff Flake: 'As Conservatives, Our First Obligation Is To Be Honest'

Monday, July 31, 2017

A new book by the Republican from Arizona details where he thinks the GOP has gone wrong. Flake wrote the book in secret because he didn't want his advisers to try to talk him out of it.

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News Brief: Trump Urges Repeal Of Obamacare; Turkish Journalists On Trial

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

President Trump pressures Senate Republicans to keep their promise to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. In Turkey, 17 journalists from the country's oldest independent newspaper go on trial.

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Morning News Brief: Russia Probes, Louisville Clinic Protests

Monday, July 24, 2017

House and Senate investigations into any links between Russia and the Trump campaign continue. Protests erupt outside Kentucky's last clinic that performs abortions.

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Despite Climate Change Setbacks, Al Gore 'Comes Down On The Side Of Hope'

Monday, July 24, 2017

Even though President Trump promised to pull the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, Al Gore still sees an "excellent chance" of meeting the accord's commitments to reduce global warming.

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Iran's Foreign Minister Discusses Sanctions, Bashar Assad

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Several journalists were invited to put questions to Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday in New York. He talked about sanctions and the war in Syria.

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Tight On Wall Space, SFMOMA Will Text Its Art To You Instead

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art can only display a fraction of its collection at any given time. Now, you can text a word or emoji and the museum will send back a corresponding work of art.

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News Brief: Health Care Bill Is Dead, Russian Compound Discussions

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

When 2 GOP senators said they would vote no on a bill to replace Obamacare, it effectively killed the bill. U.S. and Russian diplomats are discussing 2 Russian compounds that U.S. authorities seized.

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News Brief: GOP Health Bill Vote Postponed, Iran Sentences U.S. Citizen

Monday, July 17, 2017

A vote on the Senate's health care bill has been delayed. An American graduate student who disappeared in Iran months ago has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, according to an Iranian news agency.

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What Can Bring Jobs To Coal Country?

Thursday, July 13, 2017

A new coal mine opened in western Pennsylvania and is expected to employ at least 70 people. But workers and employers in Somerset County say more is needed to bring economic opportunity.

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Somerset County's Declining Economy

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

A new coal mine opened in western Pennsylvania and is expected to employ at least 70 people. We travel to Somerset County to look at what it will take to bring economic opportunity to rural America.

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