Renee Montagne

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Reagan Shooter John Hinckley Jr. Released From Mental Hospital

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

The man who shot Ronald Reagan in 1981 was ordered released from a mental hospital on Wednesday to live with his mother in Williamsburg, Va. He's now 61.

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A 'Messy, Messy Beginning' At Democrats' Breakfast In Philadelphia

Monday, July 25, 2016

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Shultz, who is stepping down amid an email scandal, was booed Monday. Is that a hint of what's to come as Bernie Sanders speaks tonight?

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At Democratic Convention Kickoff Breakfast, Outgoing Chairwoman Booed

Monday, July 25, 2016

It's not a good opening for the Democratic National Convention: At a breakfast hosted by the delegation from Debbie Wasserman Shultz's home state of Florida, she was booed before she started talking.

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Breaking Down Trump's VP Announcement, On A Difficult Day

Friday, July 15, 2016

Donald Trump ended weeks of speculation Friday by announcing his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence. The announcement wasn't simple, though, coming in the wake of the mass killing in Nice, France.

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Donald Trump Announces His Vice Presidential Pick: Mike Pence

Friday, July 15, 2016

Though Trump called off his news conference announcing his running mate, nevertheless he made his announcement right on time — on Twitter. In the tweet, Trump said his choice is the Indiana governor.

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NPR Photojournalist David Gilkey Is Remembered By Colleagues

Monday, June 06, 2016

David Gilkey, an NPR photojournalist who chronicled pain and beauty in war and conflict, was killed in Afghanistan along with NPR's Afghan interpreter and fellow journalist Zabihullah Tamanna.

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Baltimore Officer Acquitted In Freddie Gray Case

Monday, May 23, 2016

A judge in Baltimore has found police Officer Edward Nero not guilty of multiple misdemeanor charges relating to the arrest of Freddie Gray, who died after sustaining injuries while in police custody.

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President Obama Plans Hiroshima Visit During Trip To Japan

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

The White House has announced that President Obama will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima when he travels to Japan this month. The question: Why now?

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Why Sen. Patrick Leahy Takes Batman's Side

Friday, March 25, 2016

The senator from Vermont has a cameo in Batman v. Superman playing a lawmaker in a congressional hearing on whether Superman is a tyrant or a hero. The Batman fan frequently trades D.C. for DC Comics.

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Two Years After ISIS Pushed Mosul Into Crisis The Situation Remains Dicey

Friday, March 25, 2016

Iraqi forces with U.S. help are making preparations for an attempt — weeks or months away — to push ISIS out of Mosul. The tentative progress shows how tough the battle might be.

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Trump Picks Up Anti-Immigration Endorsement Before Arizona Primary

Friday, March 18, 2016

Sheriff Joe Arpaio, known for his anti-immigration stance, is Donald Trump's latest controversial supporter. Arpaio is confident Trump will follow through with promises such as the border wall.

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'City Of Gold,' Patchwork Of Cultures: A Tour Of LA's Food Scene

Friday, March 18, 2016

Pulitzer Prize-winner Jonathan Gold is as much a culinary anthropologist and cultural philosopher as he is a food critic. A new documentary follows him across Los Angeles.

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Judge Garland Has Ability To 'Assemble Unlikely Coalitions,' Obama Says

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama nominated Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court. NPR's Ron Elving says Garland has been held up as an "exemplar of the kind of person who ought to be" in these positions.

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Will Senate Reconsider Whether To Act On Supreme Court Nominee?

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama has nominated Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, but the Senate had said it would take no action on a nominee from the Obama administration.

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Obama Picks Merrick Garland For Supreme Court Seat

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama is announcing his nomination to the Supreme Court on Wednesday: Judge Merrick Garland. Will the Senate stick to its position that it won't act on any nomination?

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With Obama Set To Announce Nominee, Speculation About Whom It'll Be

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama on Wednesday will announce his nominee for the Supreme Court seat left vacant by Antonin Scalia's death. Sri Srinivasan is among the top contenders; he's South Asian and Hindu.

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Expected Justice Nominee Will Be Met With Resistance

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

There's little doubt the president's choice nominee will face a tough fight in the appointment process, as Republicans have said they won't even consider his pick.

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Obama Prepares To Nominate New Supreme Court Justice

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Who's in the running to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court? An announcement could come this week.

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Turkey Asked To Do More To Stop Flow Of Migrants To Europe

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

We explore the plight of Syrian refugees with Ramadan Assi, director of Global Strategy for International Medical Corps in Turkey. His group assists millions of Syrians who have ended up in Turkey.

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A Young Afghan Pianist Plays For His Country's Future

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

"I want to show the new face of Afghanistan," says 18-year-old Elham Fanoos, now studying piano at Hunter College in New York.

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