Brian Mann

Reporter for North Country Public Radio

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Suspect In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Makes First Court Appearance

Monday, October 29, 2018

Robert Bowers, the suspect in Saturday's deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue, appeared before a federal magistrate Monday. He's been charged with 29 federal counts in connection with the shooting that left 11 dead.


What We Know About The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Robert Bowers, 46, has been charged in the shooting deaths of 11 worshippers at a synagogue in Pittsburgh. Bowers railed against Jews on social media and as he was being apprehended by police.


How Midterm Voters Are Reacting To The Killing Of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has fueled growing international outrage. But how the case is resonating in the media and with voters in the U.S. just two weeks ahead of midterms?


Investigators Delve Into What Caused Deadly Limo Crash In New York

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The National Transportation Safety Board and other agencies are looking at the qualifications of the driver, the vehicle's condition and the layout of the intersection. Twenty people were killed.


After Hurricane Florence, Animal Shelters Are Inundated With Lost Pets

Sunday, September 23, 2018

As the Florence recovery effort continues, volunteers from across the South are helping care for the dogs and cats separated from their owners. The goal: reunite as many pets and people as possible.


President Trump Tours Damage In North Carolina Done By Hurricane Florence

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

On Wednesday, President Trump toured communities in North Carolina that were damaged by Hurricane Florence.


Hit Hard By Florence, Areas Of The South Struggle To Get Supplies

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

People in and around the Carolinas are hurting in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. The storm left more than 30 people dead and hundreds of thousands of people without electricity and shelter.


Tropical Storm Florence: Crumbling Levee Threatens North Carolina Homes

Sunday, September 16, 2018

As tropical storm Florence lumbers west through the Carolinas, river towns face more heavy rain and rising waters. In Lumberton, N.C., officials say a deteriorating levee threatens hundreds of homes.


Shootings Put Spotlight On Gun Violence In Toronto

Sunday, September 02, 2018

A spike in shootings and gun deaths in Canada has some activists and politicians calling for tougher gun control laws while others want police to be given broader authority to monitor gang activity.


Canadians Say Trade Fight Has Changed Their View Of The U.S.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

After reaching a handshake agreement with Mexico to redo NAFTA, President Trump immediately sought to exert pressure on Canada to make concessions in any revised trade deal.


Hikers In New York's Adirondack Mountains Wish For An Endless Summer

Monday, August 27, 2018

Summer is at its peak in the Adirondack Mountains. That means wild flowers, croaking frogs, alpine views and leaps into ice-cold swimming holes. We take a hike to capture the sounds of the season.


U.S. Media Is Divided On Its Coverage Of The Cohen Plea And Manafort Verdict

Thursday, August 23, 2018

President Trump has had a terrible week, with two former associates guilty of federal crimes. That story is being told very differently in the right and left-leaning media that many Americans follow.


Counterprotesters Outnumber 'Unite The Right' Rally Attendees

Monday, August 13, 2018

A small group of white supremacists gathered near the White House Sunday in Lafayette Park. They were protected by a huge police presence keeping them separated from hundreds of counterdemonstrators.


Washington Prepares For White Supremacist Rally

Sunday, August 12, 2018

An update on the march by white supremacists in Washington D.C.


NRA Claims Financial Difficulties In Lawsuit

Sunday, August 05, 2018

The NRA's attorneys claimed that the group is in financial peril and could be forced to shut down some or all of its operations.


NRA Says It Faces A Financial Crisis In Lawsuit Against New York State Officials

Saturday, August 04, 2018

The National Rifle Association says insurance companies are backing away from the organization, threatening its ability to operate.


Gun Industry Warns Buyers About Suicide Risks, Critics Want More Action

Friday, July 27, 2018

A growing number of suicide prevention groups are partnering with the gun industry to stem gun-related suicides. Critics say the gun industry isn't doing enough to warn gun-buyers about the risks.


Sharp Increase In Gun Suicides Signals Growing Public Health Crisis

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The overwhelming majority of gun deaths in America don't involve bad guys with guns — they're caused by people deliberately harming themselves. The U.S. experiences more than 60 gun suicides daily.


Even Conservative Media, Trump's Usual Defenders, Struggle To Explain Helsinki

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Conservative media haven't been as supportive as usual of President Trump after the Helsinki summit in which he appeared to side with Russia's president over the U.S. intelligence community.


Trail Running Gains Popularity, Taking Runners Deep Into Nature

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trail running mixes a deep experience of the outdoors with the ancient practice of running long distances As it gains popularity, NPR looks at a 12-mile race through one of the wildest corners of New York's Adirondack Mountains.