Camila Domonoske

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NYT Journalist James Risen Won't Be Forced To Reveal His Source

Friday, December 12, 2014

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder won't compel The New York Times' James Risen, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, to name his confidential source on CIA operations intended to prevent Iran from building its nuclear program.

It's the conclusion of a standoff that has lasted for years, as NPR's David Folkenflik reported ...

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Bill Cassidy Defeats Mary Landrieu In La. Senate Runoff

Saturday, December 06, 2014

Republican congressman Bill Cassidy has defeated Democratic incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu in Louisiana's runoff Senate election, boosting the Republican majority in the incoming Senate.

NPR's Debbie Elliott reported Friday that Cassidy, who has pledged to repeal Obamacare, followed a campaign strategy of linking Landrieu to Obama, highlighting her support ...

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Remains Of 1 Of 43 Missing Mexican Students Identified

Saturday, December 06, 2014

Remains of one of the 43 missing college students in Mexico have been identified, NPR's Mexico correspondent Carrie Kahn reports for our Newscast division.

DNA tests showed that bone fragments matched a student identified as Alexander Mora Venancio, 19, one of the students who went missing in September, allegedly kidnapped ...

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Missing Ohio State Football Player Found Dead, Police Say

Sunday, November 30, 2014

An Ohio State University student who went missing Wednesday was found dead Sunday, apparently from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police say.

The Associated Press reports that Kosta Karageorge, 22, was a senior defensive tackle on the OSU football team and a former Buckeyes wrestler.

Karageorge's mother told police he ...

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Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson Resigns

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Darren Wilson, the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown nearly four months ago, is resigning, according to his attorney.

Wilson's resignation was announced Saturday by Neil Bruntrager, who says his client's resignation is effective immediately. Wilson had been on administrative leave since Aug. 9.

In his ...

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Phil Crane, Former Illinois Congressman, Dies At 84

Sunday, November 09, 2014

Philip Crane, a former Illinois congressman who spent 35 years in the House of Representatives, has died of lung cancer at the age of 84.

Crane, a conservative Republican and anti-tax crusader, was a history professor before he became a politician. He entered Congress in 1969, and he "was the ...

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AP: No-Fly Zone In Ferguson Meant To Keep Media Out

Sunday, November 02, 2014

Updated at 11:55 a.m. ET on Nov. 3.

St. Louis County Police requested a no-fly zone around Ferguson, Mo., this summer, for what they called "the safety of pilots who would be in the area." But according to The Associated Press, audio recordings reveal local officials privately acknowledging that ...

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Giants Take Down Royals 5-0, Now Lead World Series 3-2

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Game 5 was a big victory for the Giants, who took the lead in the series 3-2. They're now one victory away from winning the title.

To the delight of the home crowd at AT&T Park in San Francisco, the Giants' Madison Bumgarner pitched a shutout, allowing just four hits. ...

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N.Y., N.J. Say Quarantine Will Keep Some People At Home, Not At Hospitals

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Update on Oct. 27 at 12:55 a.m. ET:

Hours after New York's governor announced a quarantine policy based on home stays, rather than confinement in a medical facility, the New Jersey Governor's Office released a statement saying its policy is similar.

"The protocol is clear that a New Jersey resident ...

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Hong Kong Police Clear Some Protest Barricades

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Updates Appear Below Original Post:

Hong Kong police moved on Monday to remove some of the barricades erected by pro-democracy protesters, according to reports by Reuters and the South China Morning Post.

The protesters have occupied several regions of Hong Kong for two weeks. The protesters, as we've previously ...

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Neves Will Face Incumbent Rousseff In Brazil's Runoff Election

Sunday, October 05, 2014

incumbent Dilma Rousseff will face off with right-of-center candidate Aecio Neves in a runoff election for Brazil's presidency.

With more than 86 percent of the votes tallied, Rousseff has 40.53 percent of valid votes, Brazil's election authority says; she would need to win more than 50 percent of votes to ...

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A 'Post-Post-Colonial' Take On The Violent Birth Of Modern Jamaica

Sunday, October 05, 2014

Marlon James' latest novel, A Brief History of Seven Killings, is not brief, and it contains many more than seven deaths. It's a portrait of Jamaica in the '70s, when gang warfare and reggae reigned.

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Obama: U.S. Underestimated ISIS, Overestimated Iraqi Army

Sunday, September 28, 2014

President Obama, during an interview with CBS' 60 Minutes, cites a member of his administration in acknowledging that the United States underestimated the rise of the self-proclaimed Islamic State, while overestimating the Iraqi army's capacity to fight against the terrorist organization.

In the interview, which will be broadcast Sunday ...

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Afghan Rivals Have Signed Power-Sharing Agreement

Saturday, September 20, 2014

This post was updated at 7:40 a.m. ET Sunday.

Afghanistan's disputed presidential election is finally coming to a close, as the two rivals for the presidency have reached a power-sharing deal that they formally signed on Sunday.

Under the agreement, Ashraf Ghani is poised to replace the outgoing current president, ...

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Zimbabwean First Lady's Summer Project: A Ph.D. Program

Thursday, September 18, 2014

There are slow learners, fast learners and suspiciously fast learners. Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe, is definitely among the latter. After what seems to have been just a few months of study, she's been awarded a doctoral degree from the University of Zimbabwe — completing in a few months what ...

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Zimbabwean First Lady's Summer Project: A Ph.D. Program

Thursday, September 18, 2014

There are slow learners, fast learners and suspiciously fast learners. Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe, is definitely among the latter. After what seems to have been just a few months of study, she's been awarded a doctoral degree from the University of Zimbabwe — completing in a few months what ...

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ISIS Video Purports To Show Beheading Of British Aid Worker

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Update at 8:50 p.m. EDT

The militant group that calls itself the Islamic State has released a video that purportedly shows the beheading of British aid worker David Haines.

The authenticity of the video, which appeared online Saturday, has not been independently confirmed by NPR.

The organization, also known as ...

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Turboprop Plane With Unresponsive Pilot Crashes Off Jamaican Coast

Friday, September 05, 2014

A single-engine aircraft, with an unresponsive pilot at the controls, crashed off the coast of Jamaica on Friday afternoon.

The private U.S. plane, a high-performance single-engine turboprop, left the Greater Rochester International Airport in Rochester, N.Y., at 8:45 a.m. EDT, reports The Associated Press. It was headed for Naples, Fla. ...

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NFL Lays Out New Penalty For Domestic Violence: 6-Game Suspension

Thursday, August 28, 2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell described the change in a letter to team owners. The league was criticized for suspending Ray Rice for only two games after his arrest on domestic violence charges.

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Obama Says U.S. Will Aid Iraqis Who Are Marooned On Mount Sinjar

Thursday, August 28, 2014

President Obama announced that he has authorized a humanitarian mission to aid religious minorities stranded on Mount Sinjar in Iraq. Airstrikes will be a component of that mission.

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