Renee Montagne

Renee Montagne appears in the following:

What Color Was T-Rex? Scientists May Soon Know

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

For the first time, scientists have discovered a way to identify the colors of extinct animals, including dinosaurs, through studying their fossils.

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On Email Controversy, Clinton's Audience Is Voters And Investigators

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Hillary Clinton is still facing questions about her private email server. Her carefully worded responses are in part designed to provide legal cover.

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Tracing The Origins Of The Islamic State

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Host Renee Montagne talks with Washington Post reporter Joby Warrick about his new book, "Black Flags," on the origins of the Islamic State.

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Reaction From Values Voter Summit Amid News Of Boehner's Resignation

Friday, September 25, 2015

Speaker John Boehner said he is resigning from Congress while Washington is hosting a conference of religious conservatives. Renee Montagne speaks with NPR's Don Gonyea at the Values Voter Summit.

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At U.N., Pope Gets Standing Ovation For Message About Poverty

Friday, September 25, 2015

As part of his U.S. tour, Pope Francis spoke to the United Nation's General Assembly. NPR's Sylvia Poggioli discusses the pope's address with Renee Montagne.

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House Speaker John Boehner To Resign From Congress

Friday, September 25, 2015

Surprising members of Congress and the Republican Party, Rep. John Boehner of Ohio announced on Friday that he will step down at the end of October. Renee Montagne speaks with NPR's Susan Davis.

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Pope Francis Applauded For Message On Poverty At U.N.

Friday, September 25, 2015

As part of his U.S. tour, Pope Francis spoke to the United Nation's General Assembly. NPR's Sylvia Poggioli discusses the pope's address with Renee Montagne.

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For Pope At Congress, A Historic Speech That's Hard To Pigeonhole

Thursday, September 24, 2015

What does it mean to U.S. politicians when the Pope calls for an end to income inequality, an attack on Climate Change and respect for religious freedom? Renee Montagne asks NPR's Tom Gjelten.

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In Speech On The Hill, Pope's Remarks To Congress Send A Message (Or 3)

Thursday, September 24, 2015

In a speech before a joint meeting of Congress, the Catholic Church leader offered words threaded heavily with politics. For analysis, Renee Montagne speaks with NPR's Don Gonyea.

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Sun Shines On Pope's Speech, As Obama Lays Out A Warm Welcome

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

On a beautiful sunny day, in front of a massive crowd, President Obama greeted Pope Francis at the White House. For more details, Renee Montagne speaks with NPR's Scott Horsley at the White House.

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Before Crowd Of Thousands, Pope Delivers Remarks On White House Lawn

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

NPR's Don Gonyea discusses the relationship between popes and presidents with Renee Montagne. They also have the latest news on Pope Francis' remarks at the White House on Wednesday.

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Out Of Egypt, A Massive Pardon Of Political Prisoners

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has pardoned some 100 political prisoners, including two journalists at Al-Jazeera's English-language network. For more, Renee Montagne talks with Leila Fadel.

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Pope-Watchers Stake Out D.C. Parade Route

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Renee Montagne talks with NPR's Jennifer Ludden, who is out among the crowds in Washington, D.C., ahead of Pope Francis' visit to the White House.

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Slumping Badly In Polls, Scott Walker Quits GOP Race

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The Republican presidential field is now smaller by one, with the departure of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker from the race. After an early rise to contender status, Walker suffered a sudden decline.

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Pope Francis' Southern Entry To The U.S. Has Symbolic Meaning

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Starting his three-day visit as a migrant from Cuba was intentional. In a speech to Congress, he's expected to challenge positions along the political and social spectrum with more straight talk.

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Pope's Speech To Congress Comes At A Politically Tricky Time

Monday, September 21, 2015

Some Republican lawmakers hope Pope Francis addresses abortion in his talk this week, as a government shutdown looms over the question of federal funding for Planned Parenthood.

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Summer Olympics 2008 Host Beijing Awarded 2022 Winter Games

Friday, July 31, 2015

The International Olympic Committee has selected Beijing as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics. It's the first city ever to host both summer and winter games.

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Kenyan Novelist Explains What President Obama's Visit Signifies

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Kenyan novelist Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor provides a tour of her homeland and discusses what President Obama's visit means to the African nation.

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Novelist E.L Doctorow, Master Of Historical Fiction, Dies At 84

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Novelist E.L. Doctorow, best known for his works of historical fiction set in the early 20th century, has died at the age of 84. His widely admired books include "Ragtime" and "Billy Bathgate."

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After Iran Nuclear Deal, U.S. Defense Secretary Reassures Mideast Allies

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Defense Secretary Ash Carter is in Saudi Arabia, part of a Middle East swing where he's trying to reassure American allies that their security will not be compromised by the nuclear deal with Iran.

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