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Former army general on how the U.S. could back a Ukranian insurgency against Russia

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Peter Zwack, former U.S. Army Brigadier General and global fellow at the Wilson Center, about the possibility of the U.S. arming Ukraine in an insurgency.

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Europe braces for the omicron wave

Friday, January 14, 2022

The World Health Organization said more than half of Europe will be infected with COVID in the coming weeks. NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Dr. Hans Kluge of the WHO on what that means for the region.

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Go back to school and ditch weekly testing: The advice from one children's hospital

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Dr. David Rubin discusses guidance from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia that says schools should stay open for in-person learning and discontinue required weekly testing.

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Writer Gwen Kirby on debut collection and how being a complicated woman is empowering

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with author Gwen Kirby about her debut collection of short stories Shit Cassandra Saw and why it is empowering to get to be a complicated woman.

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Public health experts say most of us will get COVID-19. What does that mean?

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Public health experts say COVID-19 won't be eradicated, but studies show the omicron variant is less severe than delta, and there are ways to manage the disease — which will become predictable.

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Rethinking school safety in the age of omicron

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Dr. David Rubin, primary care physician and director of PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, on how schools should consider navigating the current COVID wave.

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At one Texas prison, men are building community through radio

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

NPR's Ailsa talks with Keri Blakinger, a journalist who wrote about a radio station hosted by inmates at a prison in southeastern Texas.

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Sen. Warnock says voting rights legislation is a moral issue

Thursday, January 06, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Sen. Raphael Warnock, D-Geor., who says that if Congress doesn't pass voting legislation, it will have "failed in the trust the people have given us."

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Rep. Jamie Raskin on growing through trauma in year since Jan. 6 and his son's death

Wednesday, January 05, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., about leading an impeachment effort against President Trump. Raskin was inside the Capitol building on Jan. 6.

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A timeline of how the Jan. 6 attack unfolded — including who said what and when

Wednesday, January 05, 2022

This week marks the one year anniversary of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. Here's a timeline of how the day unfolded.

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After snowstorm, hundreds are stranded on I-95, including Virginia Senator Tim Kaine

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Senator Tim Kaine, D-Va., about being one of the many people stuck in his car overnight when hundreds of vehicles were stranded Interstate 95 outside of Virginia.

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What happened when during the Jan. 6 insurrection? Here's a timeline of events

Monday, January 03, 2022

This week marks one year since the Jan 6 insurrection at the Capitol. This is an audio timeline of the events on the day of the riot.

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During the Jan. 6 riot chaos, lawmakers called on military and intelligence training

Monday, January 03, 2022

Representatives Abigail Spanberger, D-Va., and Jason Crow, D-Colo., reflect on the ways their military and intelligence training aided them during the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

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Child hunger is expected to worsen

Thursday, December 23, 2021

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with pediatrician Dr. Megan Sandel about how the pandemic has exasperated child hunger in the country and could worsen as pandemic-relief programs run out.

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'Teachers are drowning' as they deal with students acting out, low staff and COVID

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with two teachers and a teacher coach about the layers of stress they are currently facing amid the oncoming wave of omicron-driven COVID cases.

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Those Legos under the tree might be worth more than gold one day

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Researchers from the Higher School of Economics found that select unopened Lego sets on the secondary market saw an average annual return of 11% — that's higher than gold.

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Thieves raided Catherine's family shop. California blames organized retail gangs

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Catherine Kim's family kiosk is just one business targeted by shoplifters in California in recent weeks in what California Attorney General Rob Banta says is an organized operation.

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It may be more lucrative to invest in collectible LEGO sets than in gold, study finds

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

LEGO, the world's largest toy maker, is quietly building its reputation as a good investment as select unopened Lego sets have an average annual return of 11%. That's more than gold.

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California attorney general announces steps against 'smash and grab' robberies

Monday, December 20, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with California Attorney General Rob Bonta about a recent spate of "smash and grab" incidents at California retailers.

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'And Just Like That' stars talk race, fashion and whether *that* college scene worked

Thursday, December 16, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to actors Cynthia Nixon and Karen Pittman about their roles in HBO's Sex and the City reboot And Just Like That.

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