Gabe O'Connor

Gabe O'Connor appears in the following:

Congressman Crow On Pushing President Biden To Evacuate Afghan Allies

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Congressman Jason Crow, an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan, on being part of a bipartisan group of lawmakers urging President Biden to evacuate Afghan allies.

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Wrestler Is 1st Black U.S. Woman To Win Gold After Years-Long Journey And 'Freak Out'

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Texan Tamyra Mensah-Stock became just the second woman to win gold in wrestling for the United States at the Tokyo Olympics. She's the first Black American woman to ever win gold in the sport.

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Roger Bennett's New Book Is 'An Englishman's Love Letter To His Chosen Home'

Monday, July 05, 2021

A boy born in Liverpool makes it to the U.S. and becomes a citizen. That boy is soccer reporter Roger Bennett in his new book, Reborn in the USA.

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U.S. To Donate 500 Million Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine Globally

Thursday, June 10, 2021

President Biden announced the U.S. will be donating 500 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine globally. The first 200 million are to be distributed this year and the rest in 2022.

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Hail To The Cicadas

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

Brood X cicadas delayed a plane carrying reporters covering President Biden's first trip overseas Tuesday night. President Biden, meanwhile, had his own cicada confrontation.

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MLB'S Newest Substance Problem

Tuesday, June 08, 2021

Major League Baseball's latest substance problem isn't steroids. NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Stephanie Apstein of Sports Illustrated about this very sticky issue.

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For Better Or Worse, 'Shrek' Changed Animated Movies 20 Years Ago

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Shrek seemed unlikely to change animated movies when it was released 20 years ago. But that's exactly what the disgusting, mean and lovable ogre did.

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Biden Adviser On Cyber Threats And The New Executive Order To Combat Them

Thursday, May 13, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Anne Neuberger, deputy national security adviser focused on cybersecurity, about the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack and a new executive order on cyberdefenses.

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A Housing Attorney's Thoughts On The State Of The Eviction Moratorium

Thursday, May 06, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with housing attorney Lee Camp about Wednesday's ruling that the CDC doesn't have the authority to stop land lords from evicting people during a pandemic.

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U.S. Announces Support For Waiving Intellectual Property Rights For COVID-19 Vaccines

Wednesday, May 05, 2021

Many countries have asked rich nations to waive the patent protections to vaccines so they can be cheaply manufactured elsewhere. The White House said it supports waiving intellectual property rights.

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West Virginia Governor Discusses His $100 Offer To Young People Who Get Vaccinated

Friday, April 30, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Republican Gov. Jim Justice of West Virginia about his plan offering $100 savings bonds to people between the ages of 16 and 35 who get a COVID-19 vaccine.

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What The Johnson & Johnson Pause May Mean For Vaccine Equity

Friday, April 16, 2021

Which communities could suffer most from the Johnson & Johnson vaccination pause? NPR's Ailsa Chang talks to Dr. Paul Adamson, an infectious diseases fellow at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

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Officer Billy Evans Mourned At The Capitol

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

U.S. Capitol Police Officer William "Billy" Evans was mourned by President Biden and congressional leaders Tuesday in the Capitol Rotunda.

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Songs Of Remembrance: 'Happy Together'

Friday, April 09, 2021

More than a half million Americans have died from COVID-19 since the pandemic hit last year. Stephanie Veto remembers her father Tom Makosky and his love for his granddaughter.

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Future Of Rare-Earth Mining Project In Question After Greenland's Election

Thursday, April 08, 2021

The victory of the opposition party in Greenland's parliamentary elections has raised doubts about the future of a controversial rare-earth mining project in the territory.

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Utah Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson Becomes Her Own Intern

Monday, February 01, 2021

Utah Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson is finally wrapping up the credits she needs to finish her undergraduate degree — by doing an internship at her own office.

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Jason Isbell On The Past Lives That Inspired His New Album, 'Reunions'

Friday, May 15, 2020

Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell talks about releasing his new album early to independent record stores and reconnecting with a younger version of himself after being sober for almost a decade.

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'I Get Angry, Too': Lucinda Williams On Her Politically Charged New Album

Thursday, April 23, 2020

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to Americana artist Lucinda Williams about her new album Good Souls Better Angels and the spirit of protest that she says has "always been in my blood."

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Josh Homme's Rotating Supergroup The Desert Sessions Returns For 'Vols. 11 & 12'

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Musicians on the Queens of the Stone Age frontman-led album include ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons and Primus' Les Claypool.

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Kim Gordon Returns With New Collaborators On 'No Home Record'

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

The former member of influential noise rock band Sonic Youth talks about her first solo album since the band's breakup in 2011.

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