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Residents Grow More Desperate Without Water In California Town

Monday, June 29, 2015

A town in California's Central Valley is at the center of the state's drought. Renee Montagne talks to Pastor Roman Hernandez about the thousands of residents who don't have water in East Porterville.
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Investigators Probe Fires At 6 Black Churches In 5 Southern States

Monday, June 29, 2015

Authorities are investigating fires that have damaged or destroyed black churches in South Carolina and nearby states following the shooting deaths of nine people at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church.
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After Slaughter Of Tourists, Tunisia Cracks Down On Islamists

Monday, June 29, 2015

Tunisian authorities ordered some mosques closed and banned some fringe Islamist political parties. Some Tunisians support the moves, while others fear the government is overreacting.
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Greece To Impose Capital Controls Amid Looming Default

Monday, June 29, 2015

Greece's prime minister announced on Sunday that banks and the stock market will be closed after negotiations with the country's international lenders broke down.
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Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Doesn't Make It Biblically Correct, Pastor Says

Monday, June 29, 2015

Conservative churches and their congregants voiced the strongest opposition to same-sex marriages. Some church leaders say they'll continue to obey a higher authority.
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Manhunt Over: N.Y. Authorities Capture Remaining Inmate

Monday, June 29, 2015

David Sweat, one of two inmates who escaped from a prison in upstate New York earlier this month, has been shot but taken alive just days after his accomplice, Richard Matt, was killed by police.
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Cruz: Opposition To Same-Sex Marriage Will Be 'Front And Center' In 2016 Campaign

Monday, June 29, 2015

As a result of the Supreme Court's two landmark decisions last week, Cruz is calling for justices to be subject to elections and lose their lifetime appointments.
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With 'Traveller,' A Songwriter Steps Out From Country's Backstage

Monday, June 29, 2015

After years of writing hits for stars like Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton has released an album that's entirely his own.
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Can Technology Ease The Burden Of Caring For People With Dementia?

Monday, June 29, 2015

Things like activity trackers and sensors might make it easier to keep people with dementia safe and help caregivers. Researchers are going to test that idea in the real world.
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Vaccine Against Meningitis B Gets A Boost From CDC

Monday, June 29, 2015

A federal health advisory committee now says everyone aged 16 to 23 should talk to a doctor about whether they need to get immunized against a rare but dangerous strain of meningitis.
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Economic Crisis Looms For Puerto Rico, Report Says

Sunday, June 28, 2015

A report obtained by NPR paints a bleak portrait of Puerto Rico's economic future, saying its deficit is much larger than previously thought.
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A Less-Restrained Obama Finally Says 'Bucket'

Sunday, June 28, 2015

With no elections left to run, President Obama appears to be acting on his joke from earlier this year about having a to-do list that, well, rhymes with "bucket."
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A Wrap-Up Of Same-Sex Marriage's Big Day At The High Court

Friday, June 26, 2015

David Greene of Morning Edition reviews the day's events at the Supreme Court, where a landmark ruling effectively legalized same-sex marriage across the country.
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Ken Cuccinelli: Same-Sex Marriage Decision 'Ripped From The States'

Friday, June 26, 2015

The former attorney general of Virginia comments on Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court decision that legalized same-sex marriage in all 50 states.
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Mapping The Impact Of The Obergefell Decision On States

Friday, June 26, 2015

For a look at the Supreme Court ruling's effect on the states, David Greene turns to NPR's Danielle Kurtzleben, who lays out which states had banned same-sex marriage prior to the ruling.
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A Farmer's 2nd Look At Same-Sex Marriage: High Court Ruling Is 'Great Thing'

Friday, June 26, 2015

Morning Edition spoke to North Dakota farmer Edd Goerger about same-sex marriage recently. At that point, he'd expressed ambivalence; now, David Greene gets Goerger's take on Friday's big ruling.
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An Opponent's Take On The High Court's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Friday, June 26, 2015

For a different perspective on the Supreme Court's same-sex marriage ruling, David Greene speaks to Bishop Harry Jackson Jr. of Beltsville, Md. Jackson offers his disappointment at the ruling.
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Same-Sex Marriage Plaintiff Discusses The Historic Win At The High Court

Friday, June 26, 2015

Ijpe DeKoe was among the plaintiffs whose case was involved in the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. He speaks with David Greene about the case, and about his reaction to the legal victory.
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Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling: A Reaction

Friday, June 26, 2015

Same-sex marriage is now legal nationwide in the U.S. For a look at what lay behind the Supreme Court's decision, and its ramifications, David Greene speaks with NPR's Mara Liasson and Nina Totenberg.
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A Legal View Of The High Court's Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

Friday, June 26, 2015

For analysis of this landmark decision, David Greene talks to Samuel Bagenstos, professor at University of Michigan Law School who has argued three courses before the Supreme Court himself.
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