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Resuming Ukrainian grain exports may help reduce food insecurity in the Middle East

Monday, August 01, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Corinne Fleischer, the World Food Programme's Middle East, North Africa and Eastern Europe regional director, about what grain shipments from Ukraine means for some areas.

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Fossil shows fish evolved to walk on land — then went back to the water

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

After an ancient fish developed legs, its newly discovered descendent Qikiqtania wakei went back to swimming in open water.

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Dr. Fauci on federal response to monkeypox and COVID

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with Dr. Anthony Fauci about the Biden administration's response to the monkeypox outbreak and the current COVID-19 omicron variant surge.

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In his new book, Jamil Jan Kochai writes of war, displacement and haunting memories

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Jamil Jan Kochai's new book, The Haunting of Hajji Hotak and other Stories, explores war, displacement, family and the memories that haunt us.

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Missouri ranked #1 for Black homicide victimization

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with Josh Sugarmann, Violence Policy Center's executive director, about his analysis of 2019 homicide data and why Missouri was ranked #1 for Black homicide victimization.

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A head injury gave Ingrid amnesia. Then came the journey to rediscover her history

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Author Ingrid Rojas Contreras was forced to relearn the supernatural legacy of her family when faced with an injury that left her with amnesia.

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In her memoir, author Ingrid Rojas Contreras shares her family's mystical history

Monday, July 18, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with author Ingrid Rojas Contreras about her memoir, The Man Who Could Move Clouds, and how writing it helped her rediscover herself after losing her memory.

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Here is the CDC director's plan to fight monkeypox

Friday, July 15, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with CDC Director Rochelle Walensky about the monkeypox outbreak in the United States and the steps the federal government is taking to manage it.

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Pastor in Buffalo speaks on what's next as supermarket store reopens after shooting

Friday, July 15, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Bishop Darius Pridgen, president of the Buffalo Common Council, about what's next for the community as the supermarket where 10 people were killed reopened Friday.

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Jayland Walker's wrestling coach remembers 'one of the sweetest kids'

Thursday, July 07, 2022

Youth wrestling coach Robert Hubbard remembers his former student, Jayland Walker, the Black motorist who was shot dozens of times and killed by Akron police on June 27.

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Jayland Walker's high school coach reflects on the young man's life and death

Wednesday, July 06, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers speaks with Robert Hubbard, former wrestling coach of Jayland Walker. Walker was a Black motorist who was shot dozens of times and killed by police in Akron, Ohio, on June 27.

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Lessons from Portland's 2021 heatwave that can help us prep for the hot summer ahead

Friday, July 01, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Dr. Jennifer Vines, lead health officer of the Portland metropolitan area, about lessons learned from the deadly 2021 Portland heatwave as a sweltering summer awaits.

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What the former White House aide's testimony could mean for the Jan. 6 investigation

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Tuesday's surprise hearing of the Jan. 6 committee came with some explosive testimony from Cassidy Hutchinson. She was an aide to former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows.

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Right To Life chair responds to overturning of federal abortion rights

Friday, June 24, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with chair of the National Right to Life board of directors Lynda Bell about the reaction from anti-abortion rights activists over the Supreme Court ruling to overturn 'Roe.'

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Unpacking the latest Jan. 6 hearings

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin, a Democrat, about the latest Jan. 6 hearings.

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American democracy is more vulnerable now than on Jan. 6, Schiff says amid hearings

Thursday, June 16, 2022

American democracy is more vulnerable today than it was on January 6 because the "big lie" that Donald Trump won the 2020 election has spread, says Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA).

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A prisoner is still in GITMO after he served his time. Now, he's suing for release

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer talks with Wells Dixon, a lawyer representing Guantánamo Bay prisoner Majid Khan, who recently sued the Biden administration over his imprisonment.

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New Zealand announces world-first plan to tax cow and sheep burps

Thursday, June 09, 2022

New Zealand has announced a plan to tax livestock burps in an effort to curb the country's greenhouse gas emissions. It would be the first time a country has done this.

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This New Zealand plan would tax burps from cows and sheep

Thursday, June 09, 2022

New Zealand's proposal to fight climate change includes taxing farmers for the amount of burps their cows and sheep emit.

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Abortion access questions, asked and answered

Monday, May 30, 2022

The Supreme Court will soon rule on a case that could end the nationwide right to abortion. You've sent us your questions about what will happen if 'Roe v. Wade' is overturned. Some experts answer.

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