Leila Fadel

Leila Fadel appears in the following:

Shoppers are playing a large part in the continued growth of the U.S. economy

Thursday, April 25, 2024

The Commerce Department reports Thursday on economic growth for January, February and March. Robust consumer spending is helping to keep the economy chugging along.

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Israel's war and security cabinets continue planning for military operation in Rafah

Thursday, April 25, 2024

In response to Israel's vow to expand its ground offensive to the southern Gaza city of Rafah, residents and refugees consider whether they will attempt to flee.

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Morning news brief

Thursday, April 25, 2024

Grand jury in Arizona indicts 18 allies of ex-President Trump. Supreme Court to hear Trump's claim he's immune from criminal prosecution. Secretary of State Blinken meets with top Chinese officials.

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'Ted Radio Hour': How to embrace the embarrassing

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

NPR's TED Radio Hour looks into the science of awkward psychological traits and the crossover between awkwardness and autism.

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DOJ to pay nearly $138 million over FBI failures in Larry Nassar case

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

The Justice Department has settled 139 claims related to charges that the FBI failed to conduct an investigation into allegations of sexual abuse by former USA Gymnastics Team doctor Larry Nassar.

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Morning news brief

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Former President Trump waits to hear if he violated a gag order. Tesla announces profits dropped by 55%. The Justice Department will pay $138.7 million over FBI failures in Larry Nassar case.

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Former President Trump's hush money court case is in recess until Thursday

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

In a New York courtroom on Tuesday, jurors heard testimony from a former tabloid media executive. And, former President Donald Trump is waiting for a decision on whether he violated a gag order.

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The Israeli military has conducted missile strikes against Iran

Friday, April 19, 2024

The strikes appear to be the response Israel vowed to carry out after an Iranian attack on Sunday, when Tehran fired hundreds of drones and missiles at Israel.

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Morning news brief

Friday, April 19, 2024

Israel launches missile strikes on Iran. NYPD breaks up pro-Palestinian protest at Columbia University. Twelve jurors are chosen for former President Donald Trump's criminal trial in New York.

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Morning news brief

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Israel is engaged in conflicts on three separate fronts. Hawaii's attorney general releases the first findings from a probe into Maui's wildfires. Inflation is proving more stubborn than expected.

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Inflation is more stubborn than expected this year. One reason is rising rents

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Rental prices have been leveling off across the country, but you wouldn't know that from the official inflation statistics.

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Iran strikes Israel in retaliation for an attack that killed top Iranian officers

Monday, April 15, 2024

The unprecedented strikes were in retaliation for an attack earlier this month that killed top Iranian officers at Iran's embassy compound in Syria — an attack attributed to Israel.

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Can Washington and the international community temper Israel's response?

Monday, April 15, 2024

How the Biden administration is assessing the weekend developments in the Middle East — following the recent tensions between President Biden and Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Morning news brief

Monday, April 15, 2024

Iran strikes Israel in retaliation for an attack that killed top Iranian officers at an Iranian consulate in Syria. Former President Donald Trump's hush money trial is set to begin Monday in New York.

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Morning news brief

Friday, April 12, 2024

The cultural legacy of OJ Simpson. Ukraine's parliament adopts a law to mobilize hundreds of thousands of new soldiers. The interpreter for the LA Dodgers' star player is charged with bank fraud.

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Trump outlines his policy on abortion in a posting on Truth Social

Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Former President Donald Trump declined to endorse a nationwide abortion ban and said abortion policy should be left up to the states.

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Morning news brief

Tuesday, April 09, 2024

Ex-President Trump says abortion ban should be left to states. Vatican issues document that lays out what it calls "threats to human dignity." Missouri governor denies clemency for man on death row.

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Congress returns to work after a 2-week break with many items on the schedule

Monday, April 08, 2024

Lawmakers set to tackle a Senate impeachment trial of the Homeland Security Secretary, and ongoing debate over aid to Israel, Ukraine and other allies.

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Morning news brief

Monday, April 08, 2024

Millions of people in the U.S. will experience a total eclipse of the sun. The Biden administration seeks student debt relief for millions. It's been six months since Hamas attacked southern Israel.

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Migrant children waiting at the southern border must be sheltered, judge rules

Friday, April 05, 2024

The judge ruled children in makeshift camps along the border are subject to a long-standing court-supervised agreement that set standards for their treatment.

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