Amita Kelly

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Virginia AG Says He Dressed As A Rapper And Wore 'Brown Makeup' At A 1980 Party

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Attorney General Mark Herring says when he was in college, "some friends suggested we attend a party dressed like rappers we listened to at the time."

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Tell Us: How Is The Government Shutdown Touching Your Life?

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

The partial government shutdown is rippling beyond federal workers and contractors. If you are seeing effects of the shutdown in your life, work or travel, we want to hear your story.

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'You Are Safe Now': Matthew Shepard Laid To Rest At National Cathedral

Friday, October 26, 2018

Twenty years ago, the brutal killing of a young gay man in Laramie, Wyo., drew national attention and led to an expansion of a federal hate-crimes law.

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Do You Know Someone Who Is Missing After Hurricane Michael?

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Are you still searching for a friend or loved one, or do you know someone who is? Tell us and we may contact you to share your story.

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More Than 100 Await Rescue In New Bern, N.C.

Friday, September 14, 2018

There are five swift water rescue teams working the area, assisted by the Cajun Navy volunteer rescue group.

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How Is Hurricane Florence Affecting You?

Monday, September 10, 2018

Residents of North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia are being urged to prepare their homes and think about possible evacuation.

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Have You Left The Catholic Church?

Monday, August 20, 2018

Catholics grappling with what the sex abuse scandal means for their own faith and trust in the church. NPR and our Pennsylvania member stations want to hear from you.

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After Charlottesville, Alt-Right Groups Splinter, Distance From White Supremacy

Saturday, August 11, 2018

One year after the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., experts who monitor domestic extremism in the United States are taking stock of where the far-right movement stands.

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Opposing Family Separation, Governors Cancel National Guard Troops On The Border

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Opposing the Trump administration's practice of separating immigrant families, Maryland brought back its troops from the U.S.-Mexico border and Massachusetts is canceling a planned deployment.

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Washington Capitals Fans Fill The Streets With Red To Celebrate Stanley Cup Win

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

They're showing up in commemorative Capitals T-shirts and carrrying signs, flags and — of course — Stanley Cup replicas.

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Most Of 8 Shots Hit Stephon Clark's Back, Independent Family Autopsy Finds

Friday, March 30, 2018

The city has experienced nearly two weeks of protests since 22-year-old Clark was killed by two police officers.

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'He's Not A Psychopath,' Says Friend Of Austin Bombings Suspect

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

A friend of the suspect, Jeremiah Jensen, describes Conditt as shy, smart and thoughtful. "He was an intense person and could be hard to love but he was a person," he says.

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'Deport Them': Arpaio Departs From Trump On DACA Recipients

Thursday, January 11, 2018

"When we come across these kids, or some are older than just kids, then deport them," Joe Arpaio told NPR. "They can do a lot of good in those countries."

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Baltimore Schools Closed After Outrage Over Frigid Classrooms

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Parents and educators say some schools that remained open earlier this week had major heat and plumbing issues.

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Suspect In NYC Blast Was Wearing 'Low-Tech' Device

Monday, December 11, 2017

New York City was rocked Monday by an explosion in the subway beneath the Port Authority. Authorities report a single suspect in custody, and no life-threatening injuries.

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Update From New York City

Monday, December 11, 2017

Now, we're giving you an update on the story of an explosion in midtown Manhattan. Reports shortly before 8 this morning came about an explosion close to the New York Port Authority.

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Texas Family Mourns 'Beautiful Daughter' Joann Ward And Her Two Kids

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

"She lived for her children, and she died for 'em," says Ward's father.

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Trump Administration Declares Opioid Crisis A Public Health Emergency

Thursday, October 26, 2017

The move stops short of declaring a national emergency, which the president had pledged to do.

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After Heavy Damage, Florida Keys Residents Anxiously Wait To Return Home

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Some residents of Key Largo are now being allowed back in, but the Florida Keys are still largely without power, water, medical service and cell service.

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FACT CHECK: Have Immigrants Lowered Wages For Blue-Collar American Workers?

Friday, August 04, 2017

White House policy adviser Stephen Miller said the "numbers of low-skilled [immigrant] workers in particular is a major detriment to U.S. workers."

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