Audie Cornish

Audie Cornish appears in the following:

WNBA Playoffs Start Tonight. Here's A Preview Of What To Expect

Thursday, September 23, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Lyndsey D'Arcangelo of The Athletic about the WNBA playoffs, which begins with the New York Liberty, who grabbed the final slot in the tournament on a technicality.

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DHS Secretary Mayorkas On Border Conditions And Next Steps For Surge Of Migrants

Thursday, September 23, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas about the government's handling of refugees at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Congresswoman Bush On Her Efforts To Reinstate A Ban On Evictions During The Pandemic

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Rep. Cori Bush, D-Mo., about her ongoing efforts to expand access to emergency rental assistance funds to households at risk of eviction during the pandemic.

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Haitians Pushed To U.S. Border By Misinformation Now Angry At Deportation

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Jacqueline Charles of the Miami Herald and John Holman of Al Jazeera English about the Haitian migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border and those being returned to Haiti.

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More On The Investigations Into Video Game Publisher Giant Activision Blizzard

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Wall Street Journal reporter Kirsten Grind about the recent turmoil at video game company Activision Blizzard.

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How Surveillance Programs Developed After 9/11 — And How Those Targeted Pushed Back

Friday, September 10, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Ahmed Mohamed, legal director at the New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, about the surveillance of Muslim communities after 9/11.

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Maya Cade, Creator Of The Black Film Archive, On Making Black Cinema More Accessible

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Maya Cade, who saw how hard it is to access movies by Black directors — so she created the Black Film Archive, a collection of nearly 250 films spanning seven decades.

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Satellite Images Show Oil Spill After Hurricane Ida

Monday, September 06, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with scientist Dr. Oscar Garcia-Pineda about what he's learned from aerial and satellite imaging for oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico following Hurricane Ida.

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The 2021 U.S. Open Has Hit Its Stride

Monday, September 06, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with sports reporter Howard Bryant about the players taking to the court at the 2021 U.S. Open.

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The Latest From The Ground In Kabul, Afghanistan

Monday, September 06, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Matthieu Aikins, reporter for The New York Times in Kabul, about the latest from the Afghan capital.

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Kids, Parents And Experts Weigh In On What Another Disrupted School Year Means

Monday, September 06, 2021

The schooling challenges from the first year of the pandemic remain. Another disrupted school year means the pandemic's academic and emotional impact on children will persist unless addressed.

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How Some Are Coping With Expiring Unemployment Benefits

Monday, September 06, 2021

This Labor Day, several federal programs expire which had extended unemployment benefits due to the pandemic. 7.5 million people's aid will be cut entirely and millions more will lose $300 a week.

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What It Was Like Entering The Kabul Airport Alongside The Taliban

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Nabih Bulos, Middle East correspondent for the Los Angeles Times, about the Taliban's takeover of the Kabul airport.

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New England Patriots Opt For Rookie Quarterback

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Kyle Hightower, Associated Press reporter in Boston, talk about the New England Patriots cutting quarterback Cam Newton, and starting rookie Mac Jones instead.

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New Orleans Mayor Cantrell On The City's Loss Of Power Brought By Hurricane Ida

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with LaToya Cantrell, mayor of New Orleans, about the damage from Hurricane Ida that has left residents without power for days.

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A Granddaughter Struggles To Get Her Grandmother Out Of Afghanistan

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with a woman desperately trying to get her grandmother out of a violent situation in Afghanistan.

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Plaquemines Parish President Hunkers Down Through Hurricane Ida With Members

Monday, August 30, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Kirk Lepine, Plaquemines Parish president, about the impact of Hurricane Ida in his parish.

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Senior Policy Fellow Argues Terror Attack Should Not Lead To More War

Friday, August 27, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Stephen Wertheim of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, who says that Biden's vow to hold attackers accountable shouldn't send the U.S. into a war on terror.

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What The Afghanistan Ambassador To U.N. Says He's Heard From Taliban Leadership

Friday, August 27, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Ghulam Isaczai, Afghanistan's ambassador to the United Nations, about what he's heard from Taliban leadership since the attacks in Kabul on Thursday.

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How Congressman Crow Thinks Biden Is Handling Afghanistan

Thursday, August 26, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Congressman Jason Crow, D-Colo., about his thoughts on the withdrawal and evacuation from Afghanistan and the attacks in Kabul.

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