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Jennifer Ludden

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Do You Like Me? Swiping Leads To Spike In Online Dating For Young Adults

Thursday, February 11, 2016

A study by the Pew Research Center finds the use of online dating sites has mushroomed in the past few years, particularly among 18- to 24-year-olds.

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States Not Waiting To Close Gender Wage Gap

Saturday, February 06, 2016

Efforts to close the pay gap between men and women have gone nowhere in Congress, but states are forging ahead with a string of equal pay laws. And new proposals are being debated in two dozen states.

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Anti-Abortion Activists Indicted On Felony Charges In Planned Parenthood Case

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

A grand jury in Houston has returned indictments against two members of a group that targeted Planned Parenthood with a string of undercover videos last year. The felony indictments are a twist as the panel was originally tasked with investigation the group's claim that Planned Parenthood was selling fetal tissue.

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Cities Shut Down As Blizzard Blankets East Coast

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Multiple states and cities have declared states of emergency as snow has covered parts of states from Pennsylvania to North Carolina. NPR's Jennifer Ludden has an update.

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East Coast Blizzard Doesn't Fall Short Of Expectations

Saturday, January 23, 2016

A massive blizzard is hitting the East Coast hard. We've sent our intrepid reporter Jennifer Ludden out into the elements. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks to Jennifer, if we can find her.

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Prosecutors Consider Retrial For Baltimore Officer Charged In Freddie Gray Death

Thursday, December 17, 2015

The mistrial in the first case in the death of Freddie Gray has left Baltimore residents shocked, disappointed, and still deeply distrustful of the justice system. But legal analysts say the case was never a good fit to address the issues that have been driving national protests around police brutality.

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Baltimore Protests Remain Peaceful After Mistrial In Freddie Gray Case

Thursday, December 17, 2015

A mistrial has been declared in the case against William Porter. He's the first of 6 police officers to face trial in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died while in police custody in April.

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Baltimore Judge Declares Mistrial After Jury Deadlocks In Freddie Gray Case

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

A judge declared a mistrial Wednesday in the case of police officer William Porter, who was charged in the death of Freddie Gray. The jury could not reach agreement on any of the charges Porter faced.

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Jury Deliberates In Trial For Baltimore Officer Charged In Freddie Gray Death

Monday, December 14, 2015

Jury deliberations have begun in the case of Baltimore police officer William Porter who faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter for the death of Freddie Gray.

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The Freddie Gray Trial Asks: What Happened Inside That Van?

Sunday, December 13, 2015

In Baltimore, closing arguments are slated to begin on Monday in the case of the first of six officer to be tried for the death of Freddie Gray. We get a recap of the trial so far.

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Officer Charged In Freddie Gray's Death Testifies He Did Nothing Wrong

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Baltimore police officer William Porter accused in the death of Freddie Gray has testified in his own defense. Porter says he saw no sign of injury when he checked on Gray in a police van last April.

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First Officer On Trial In Freddie Gray Case Takes Stand

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

The first of six Baltimore police officers on trial for the death of Freddie Gray took the stand Wednesday in his own defense. William Porter, who's been on the force just two years, is charged with manslaughter. Prosecutors say Porter failed to seek medical attention for Gray when he asked for it, and he is also responsible for Gray's fatal injury by not securing him with a seat belt during his transport in a police van.

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Why Didn't Officer Call Medic For Freddie Gray? (And Other Questions)

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

Officer William Porter is the first of six Baltimore police officers who stand accused of playing a role in the death of Gray. Here, a breakdown of some key questions that have come up in his trial.

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Defense Challenges Homicide Ruling In Freddie Gray Trial

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

William Porter, the first of six officers charged in Gray's death, is on trial in Baltimore. A medical examiner on the witness stand rejected the defense's suggestion that Gray could've hurt himself.

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Opening Statements Begin In Trial Of Police Officer Charged In Freddie Gray Case

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

A jury of eight women and four men were seated Wednesday in the first trial for one of six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore last April.

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Jury Selection Begins For First Officer To Face Trial In Freddie Gray Case

Monday, November 30, 2015

Jury selection began Monday for the first police officer to go on trial in connection with the death of Freddie Gray last April.

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Jury Selection To Begin In First Trial In Freddie Gray Case

Monday, November 30, 2015

In Baltimore, the trial opens Monday for the first of six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray. He's the unarmed black man fatally injured after his arrest and transport in a police van.

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Baltimore Residents Wary As Freddie Gray Trials Slated To Begin

Sunday, November 29, 2015

The city braces for the trials of six police officers charged in the death of the unarmed black man who suffered a fatal spinal injury after his arrest and transport in a police van last April.

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Some States Are Cutting Poor Dads A Deal On Unpaid Child Support

Friday, November 20, 2015

In exchange for completing job training and parenting programs, Maryland is writing off some of parents' back child support. Similar efforts across the country are addressing the staggering debt.

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From Deadbeat To Dead Broke: The 'Why' Behind Unpaid Child Support

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Despite a decades-long crackdown, much of the $113 billion in child support debt will never be paid because those who owe it are too poor. President Obama is proposing changes to address this reality.

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