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Turkey Grants U.S. Permission To Use Air Base Near Syrian Border

Friday, July 24, 2015

The U.S. now has permission to use a Turkish air base near the border with Syria to launch airstrikes against the self-proclaimed Islamic State, U.S. officials say.

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Mass Shootings In America By The Numbers

Friday, July 24, 2015

Mass shootings as defined by the FBI happen about every two weeks in America. For nearly a decade, USA Today has been tracking these incidents on a website that paints a grim picture.

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The Night That Bob Dylan Went Electric

Friday, July 24, 2015

Fifty years ago this weekend Bob Dylan scandalized crowds at the Newport Folk Festival with an electric guitar. Murray Lerner, a filmmaker who shot the festival, recalls the scene.

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U.S. Defense Secretary Makes Unannounced Visit To Iraq

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter makes a surprise visit to Iraq, where U.S. and Iraqi forces have been preparing to launch an offensive against Islamic State forces.

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The Associated Press Puts Its Vast Archive On YouTube

Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Associated Press is making thousands of hours of archival news footage available on YouTube. The clips date back to 1895 and include historic moments from around the world.

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Novelist E.L Doctorow, Master Of Historical Fiction, Dies At 84

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Novelist E.L. Doctorow, best known for his works of historical fiction set in the early 20th century, has died at the age of 84. His widely admired books include "Ragtime" and "Billy Bathgate."

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Ohio Governor John Kasich Gets Ready To Join The Republican Race

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans to join the crowded field of Republican presidential candidates with a speech Tuesday morning in Columbus, Ohio.

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Safety Is The First Responsibility, Former Railroad Engineer Says

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia is raising a lot of questions about safety. Doug Riddell, a retired locomotive engineer, says, "The first responsibility of any railroader is safety."

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Vietnam Veterans' Memorial Founder: Monument Almost Never Got Built

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Jan Scruggs commemorates the 40th anniversary of the end to the Vietnam War with a walk along the memorial he pioneered building.

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Baltimore Is Not Ferguson. Here's What It Really Is

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Baltimore is usually a friendly city, where strangers are often addressed as "hon." It's also where stores were looted and cars burned following Monday's funeral for Freddie Gray.

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Republicans Are Making Foreign Policy The Obamacare Of The 2016 Election

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The GOP still has the health care law in its sights, but now it also promises to do away with the president's opening to Cuba and nascent deal on nuclear development with Iran.

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Marco Rubio Expected To Announce Presidential Bid

Monday, April 13, 2015

Miami will be the scene of another expected presidential announcement. Sen. Marco Rubio is set to announce he's running for the GOP presidential nomination on Monday.

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Obama Compares Iran Deal To A House Under Contract, Awaiting Appraisal

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

The president tells NPR's Steve Inskeep that the U.S. and other countries have a solid plan to keep Iran's nuclear program under control.

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A New Community Rises In The West Bank ... And It's Not Israeli

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Much of the new building in the territory involves Jewish settlements. The Palestinians now have a new city, but the project has been slowed because until recently Israel did not allow a water hookup.

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A Rail Line That Crosses Jerusalem's Divide, But Can't Unite It

Monday, March 16, 2015

The city's light rail has attracted Israeli and Palestinian riders. But it has also been a source of controversy in a conflict where even the trains are freighted with political significance.

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Palestinians Ask: The Two-State Solution Or The Two-State Illusion?

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Palestinians are viewing Israeli elections with tremendous skepticism. After 20 years of on-and-off peace talks, a growing number have given up on a negotiated solution to the conflict.

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Israeli Politician Changed Her Mind On Palestinian Conflict

Friday, March 13, 2015

NPR's Steve Inskeep profiles the right-wing Israeli politician Anat Roth. Over the last 20 years, she has gone from campaigning for a Palestinian state in the West Bank to now advocating that Israel annex much of that land for itself.

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2 Israeli Candidates Struggle With Nation's Uncertain Future

Friday, March 13, 2015

The women, running for the Israeli parliament, share little beyond that concern. One sees a two-state solution as hopeless and supports West Bank settlers. The other sees them as an obstacle to peace.

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In The West Bank, Living Side By Side โ€” But Agreeing On Nothing

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Israelis and Palestinians have now been living cheek-and-jowl in the West Bank for decades. NPR's Steve Inskeep visited both communities to sample their views in this enduring conflict.

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Iranians Wait And Wonder If A New Dawn Is Coming

Friday, February 20, 2015

NPR's Steve Inskeep profiles three Iranians who discuss their dreams โ€” and hopes that have been dashed previously.

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