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Wade Goodwyn

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Multi-Racial Organization Aims To Bring Baton Rouge Together

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

The probe continues in the murder of three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, La. The group Together Baton Rouge offered some specific ideas on how to bring the divided city together.

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Baton Rouge Shooter, Gavin Long, Dispensed Radical Political Ideology

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

In Louisiana, the investigation continues into the murder of three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers. Gavin Long, a Marine veteran who served in Iraq shot, 6 officers before being killed by SWAT.

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Mourners Gather At Funerals For 3 Slain Dallas Police Officers

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Three Dallas officers killed when a gunman opened fire on a peaceful protest were buried Wednesday. Sgt. Michael Smith, Senior Cpl. Lorne B. Ahrens and Brent Thompson, an officer with Dallas Area Rapid Transit, are the first of five officers killed last Thursday to be buried.

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Obama, George W. Bush Speak At Memorial For Slain Dallas Officers

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Funerals are planned this week for some of the five police officers killed in an ambush last week during a downtown Dallas protest. President Obama and former President George W. Bush are speaking at an interfaith memorial Tuesday.

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Law Enforcement Continue Probe Into Deadly Ambush On Dallas Police

Monday, July 11, 2016

Law enforcement in Dallas continue the investigation into the fatal shooting of five police officers during a peaceful protest last week.

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Dallas Attack Special Coverage: 'The City Is Devastated'

Friday, July 08, 2016

NPR correspondents talk about the aftermath and response to a deadly attack on Dallas police officers, including a statement by Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Also heard: a pastor and a police chief.

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Dallas Protest Organizer Recounts The Event's Deadly Turn

Friday, July 08, 2016

Gunmen opened fire at the end of a protest in downtown Dallas, shooting 12 police officers, five of them fatally. KERA reporter Stella Chavez and protest organizer Jeff Hood talk with Morning Edition.

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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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Sniper Fire Kills 5 Police Officers At Dallas Protest

Friday, July 08, 2016

Five Dallas police officers were killed and another half-dozen were hurt at the end of a rally, where hundreds were protesting police shootings that happened in other parts of the country this week.

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Sniper Attack Hits Previously Peaceful Dallas Protest

Friday, July 08, 2016

Gunmen opened fire at a protest in downtown Dallas, shooting 11 officers, and killing five. The marchers were protesting two shooting deaths of two black men by police in Minnesota and Louisiana.

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Texans React To Supreme Court's Ruling On State Abortion Law

Monday, June 27, 2016

People in Texas react to the Supreme Court's decision Monday overturning a state law cutting the number of health clinics that perform abortions.

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Immigrants React To Supreme Court Blockage Of Obama Actions

Thursday, June 23, 2016

A tied Supreme Court left in place a lower court decision preventing the president from keeping millions of people from deportation. They are the parents of citizens or lawful permanent residents.

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Landowners And Federal Officials Dispute Red River's Boundaries

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

The federal government is changing the border between Texas and Oklahoma. What's going on? That's what landowners along the Red River want to know.

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Baylor Fires University President, Football Coach Over Sexual Assault Scandal

Friday, May 27, 2016

President Kenneth Starr and coach Art Briles are being removed following a scathing report on sexual assaults by players against other students; failure of university officials to help the victims.

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Texas Conservatives Decry White House Transgender Guidelines For Schools

Friday, May 13, 2016

Conservatives in Texas swiftly responded to the Obama administration's letter to schools on transgender issues. The state's lieutenant governor said Texas will not be blackmailed by the president.

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If There's A Surplus Of Cheap Crude, Why Do Oil Wells Keep Pumping?

Monday, May 02, 2016

Months of low prices have failed to stop oil producers from slowing their pumps. New drilling has slowed but producers need to keep the oil flowing through existing wells, or risk running out of cash.

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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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Despite Federal Court Rulings, Texas' Voter ID Laws Remain In Place

Monday, April 11, 2016

Despite being ruled in violation of the Voting Rights Act and the U.S. Constitution by seven federal judges, Texas' voter ID restrictions are still the law of the land. It's been six months since the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals again ruled the law unconstitutional, but it looks as if Texas will go through another election with the restrictions in place.

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Requiem For A Teen: 'Tyler's Suite' Honors A Life Cut Short

Saturday, April 02, 2016

A new choral work is on tour, based on the life of Tyler Clementi — the college freshman who committed suicide in 2010, after his roommate secretly filmed him in bed with another man.

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Polls Begin To Close In Super Tuesday Contests

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Polls begin to close in about a dozen states voting in the Super Tuesday primaries.

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