Mary Louise Kelly

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100 years ago, 'Carol of the Bells' came to America — from Ukraine

Friday, December 02, 2022

"Carol of the Bells" is a Christmas staple in the U.S., but it was written by a Ukrainian composer and first came to the U.S. 100 years ago — when Ukrainians were fighting for freedom.

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What's in store for the World Cup's Round of 16

Friday, December 02, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to ESPN host and analyst Luis Miguel Echegaray about the latest round of matches in the World Cup and what to expect from the U.S. team Saturday.

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Bats use the same trick as death metal growlers and throat singers

Thursday, December 01, 2022

Bats have an impressive vocal range of up to seven octaves. To make their low-frequency calls, researchers say bats use the same trick as death metal growlers and throat singers.

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The first all-female referee team makes history at the World Cup

Thursday, December 01, 2022

History is made as the first all-female referee team officiates the World Cup match between Costa Rica and Germany.

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Rep. Katherine Clark becomes the most senior woman in the House of Representatives

Thursday, December 01, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Rep. Katherine Clark on her election as House Minority Whip.

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Catskills comedian Freddie Roman died Saturday at age 85

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Catskills comedian Freddie Roman, former dean of The Friars Club, died Saturday at age 85.

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Soccer managers turn the World Cup sidelines into a fashion show

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

If you take a peek at the World Cup sidelines, you'll notice there's kind of a fashion show going on. Soccer managers are bringing their best looks to the field.

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A historian reacts to the guilty verdict given to the Oath Keepers founder

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to historian Kathleen Belew about the guilty verdict given to Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes.

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Rail workers are demanding better work conditions and a strike could be imminent

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Tony Cardwell, president of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes Division, about the union's ongoing contract negotiations.

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What fans can expect as the second week of World Cup games kicks off

Monday, November 28, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with broadcaster Roger Bennett about what fans can expect as the second week of games kicks off at the World Cup.

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Encore: Country music artists Tanya Tucker and Brandi Carlile on their friendship

Thursday, November 24, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly's conversation with country music artists Tanya Tucker and Brandi Carlile continues. First they talked about their new documentary, now they talk about their friendship.

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Encore: Country music artists Tanya Tucker and Brandi Carlile on their documentary

Thursday, November 24, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with country music artists Tanya Tucker and Brandi Carlile about their documentary, "The Return of Tanya Tucker: Featuring Brandi Carlile."

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Author Anne Tyler on writing her 24th novel and why she writes about families

Thursday, November 24, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with novelist Anne Tyler about her latest novel, "French Braid," and why she likes writing about families.

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For some, focus on World Cup host Qatar highlights Western double standards

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with MSNBC Host Ayman Mohyeldin about what he calls double standards and western prejudice in coverage of Qatar hosting the World Cup.

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'Ronnabyte' and 'Quettabyte' are the new terms to describe large amounts of data

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Measurement officials have expanded the system of prefixes used to describe very large and small numbers, adding "ronna" and "quetta," among others, to the ranks of "giga" and "tera."

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The pandemic isn't over yet, but thousands of public health workers lost their jobs

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Kaiser Health News Correspondent Lauren Weber about her investigation into the thousands of public health workers in the U.S. who lost their jobs recently.

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What the recent missile launches from North Korea could mean

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Victor Cha, the Center for Strategic and International Studies Senior Adviser, about the latest in North Korea.

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What the recent missile launches from North Korea could mean

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with correspondent Anthony Kuhn and then Victor Cha, the Center for Strategic and International Studies Senior Adviser, about the latest in North Korea.

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As Twitter's workforce crumbles, users are tweeting their eulogies for the platform

Friday, November 18, 2022

As Twitter employees and some users have been leaving the platform, they've been tweeting their eulogies — and their love letters to the communities they built there.

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Actress Zoe Kazan on her new movie 'She Said'

Friday, November 18, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with actress Zoe Kazan about her latest role in the movie "She Said," where she plays a New York Times journalist who helped uncover the crimes of Harvey Weinstein.

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