Liz Baker

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Reproductive rights supporters rally across the country

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Thousands of reproductive rights supporters are gathering Saturday at rallies across the country in protest of the Supreme Court draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade.


Romania hasn't always seen itself as a safe haven. War in Ukraine has changed that

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Romanians have been welcoming the world's second-largest influx of Ukrainian refugees. It's a marked change from the country's response during Europe's last major migrant crisis.


Arizona Republicans continue pushing voting restrictions, risking backfire

Friday, March 04, 2022

Republican lawmakers in Arizona are introducing nearly a hundred so-called voter reform bills this year despite two reviews showing there were no problems with the 2020 presidential election.


Louisville police officer not guilty of endangering neighbors in Breonna Taylor raid

Thursday, March 03, 2022

A jury found former officer Brett Hankison not guilty of felony wanton endangerment for shots that went through a neighbor's wall. He's the only officer who has faced charges in the March 2020 raid.


A jury finds Ahmaud Arbery's 3 killers guilty of federal hate crimes

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

A jury in Brunswick, Ga., found defendants Travis McMichael, Greg McMichael and William "Roddie" Bryan guilty of hate crimes in the 2020 shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery.


Defense and prosecutors rest their case in hate crimes trial against Arbery's killers

Friday, February 18, 2022

Prosecutors relied heavily on racist evidence from cell phones and testimony from acquaintances, but the defense called only one witness.


Racist, violent evidence presented in federal trial against Ahmaud Arbery's killers

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Offensive memes, racist songs and slurs against Black people from the cellphones and social media accounts of the three men on trial portray a history of bigotry.


6 in 10 Americans say U.S. democracy is in crisis as 'The Big Lie' takes root

Monday, January 03, 2022

A year after the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, a new NPR/Ipsos poll finds that Americans are pessimistic about the future of democracy, as false claims about the 2020 election persist.


Black pastors gather in Brunswick, Ga., to support Ahmaud Arbery's family

Thursday, November 18, 2021

Faith leaders from around the country gathered outside the Glynn County Courthouse in defiance of a defense attorney's efforts to keep Black pastors away from the trial.


Prosecutors have used the defendants' own words in the Ahmaud Arbery case

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Georgia prosecutors have focused on testimony from law enforcement and neighbors in the trial of Greg and Travis McMichael and Roddie Bryan, accused of murdering Ahmaud Arbery.


Ahmaud Arbery muralist turns to Brunswick history

Sunday, October 24, 2021

Marvin Weeks memorialized Ahmaud Arbery in a mural after he was killed while jogging in 2020. His latest work delves into Brunswick, Georgia's history with a focus on race relations.


Family of Ahmaud Arbery leads rally ahead of trial of men charged in killing

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Community organizers and Arbery's family hope the momentum for policy changes after his death will continue throughout the trial. Jury selection begins Monday.


Most Americans would rather rebuild than move if natural disaster strikes, poll finds

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

Even as climate change increases the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events, two-thirds of U.S. adults say if their home is hit they'd rather rebuild than relocate.


The Death Toll From Ida's Severe Weather Continues To Rise

Friday, September 03, 2021

Hurricane Ida and its remnants left a path of destruction from Louisiana to the Northeast. Communities are assessing the damage, and prepping for a hurricane season that hasn't reached its peak.


At Least 4 Nursing Home Residents Have Died After Hurricane Ida Evacuation

Thursday, September 02, 2021

Four nursing home residents in Louisiana have died after being evacuated to another facility ahead of Hurricane Ida. Health officials are investigating reports of unsafe conditions at the site.


At The Olympics, Sport Climbing Is Full Of Unknowns For Athletes And Fans

Monday, August 02, 2021

Sport climbing is new to the Olympic Games and seeks to find the best all-around athlete in three very different disciplines. Here's what (and who) to watch.


The Truth Is (Still) Out There In 'UFO Capital' Roswell, New Mexico

Saturday, June 05, 2021

People in "the UFO capital of the world" are eagerly anticipating the release of a Defense Department report on its investigations into Unexplained Aerial Phenomena. As always, some see a cover-up.


What Went Wrong: Analysis Of Police Handcuffing, Pepper-Spraying 9-Year-Old Girl

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Experts review Rochester, N.Y., police body camera video of a recent encounter of white officers with a Black girl in distress. She was handcuffed and pepper-sprayed in a squad car.


Disinformation Fuels Distrust And Even Violence At All Levels Of Government

Monday, March 01, 2021

Political scientists say growing acceptance of unfounded conspiracy theories is fueling disengagement and distrust in democratic institutions, an effect that is trickling down to local politics.


Protest March Follows Decision Not To Indict Rochester Police In Black Man's Death

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

A grand jury in New York declined to bring charges against police officers involved with the death of Daniel Prude. Body camera footage of his death sparked weeks of protests last summer.