Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

News Brief: Trade Talks, Russia Meeting, 'White Lies' Preview

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The U.S.-China trade war begins to cause collateral damage. Secretary of State Pompeo is in Russian to meet President Putin and others. And, a new NPR podcast examines the 1965 murder of James Reeb.

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News Brief: Trump Investigations, U.S-China Trade Talks, Ebola Outbreak

Monday, May 13, 2019

White House won't cooperate with congressional probes into the president. China hasn't retaliated yet against latest U.S. tariffs. Health workers in Congo's Ebola outbreak zone receive death threats.

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White House Follows Through With Tariff Hikes On Chinese Imports

Friday, May 10, 2019

After months of disputes and negotiations, the Trump administration has significantly raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. U.S.-Chinese negotiators meet again to try to reach a deal.

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News Brief: China Tariffs, Maria Butina, Pope Francis Decree

Friday, May 10, 2019

Increased tariffs on China take effect as trade talks continue. Convicted Russian agent talks to NPR for her first U.S. media interview since sentencing. Pope updates rules on reporting sexual abuse.

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News Brief: Contempt Outcome, Trade Talks, TV Drug Ads

Thursday, May 09, 2019

House panel votes to hold Attorney General Barr in contempt of Congress. U.S.-China trade delegations to begin two days of talks. Pharmaceutical firms must include a drug's wholesale price in TV ads.

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News Brief: House Contempt Vote, Iran Nuclear Deal, South Africa Election

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

House panel moves forward with contempt vote against Attorney General William Barr. A year has passed since the U.S. pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal. And, South African voters head to the polls.

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Why Is China Placing A Global Bet On Coal?

Monday, April 29, 2019

China has taken dramatic steps to fight climate change, including shutting major coal power plants. But now it plans to build hundreds of coal plants abroad.

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China's Infrastructure Plan Criticized For Harming Other Countries' Environments

Monday, April 29, 2019

China's president spoke to foreign press members in Beijing about efforts for more green development. While China has curtailed its coal-fired plants, it is building such plants in other countries.

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A Look Inside China's Belt And Road Forum For International Cooperation

Friday, April 26, 2019

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with NPR's Steve Inskeep, who is in China covering the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation.

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China Hosts World Leaders To Promote Its Belt And Road Initiative

Friday, April 26, 2019

In 2013, China announced the vast global network of infrastructure and investment projects. The plan will be carried out with Chinese loans and labor. The U.S. is wary of China's motives.

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News Brief: China's Belt And Road Initiative, Pivot District, 'Avengers'

Friday, April 26, 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping is hosting world leaders in a forum on China's Belt and Road Initiative. Also, a look at a district that voted for Obama and then Trump.

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Questions Remain After Redacted Mueller Report Is Released

Friday, April 19, 2019

The special counsel's report has left many questions unanswered. So where do voters and Congress go from here? The report affirms numerous news media accounts of conduct within the White House.

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News Brief: Mueller Report, Democracy Protests In Sudan

Friday, April 19, 2019

After two years of investigating, the findings of the special counsel's probe into Russian election interference has been made public. And, the ouster of Sudan's president has not quelled protesters.

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Redacted Mueller Report Released; Congress, Trump React

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Attorney General William Barr told the nation that while Russians did seek to disrupt the 2016 election, they did it on their own. The 448-page redacted Mueller report was released on Thursday.

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Congress Awaits Release Of Mueller's Report On Russian Interference In 2016 Election

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Attorney General William Barr is expected to hold a press conference at the Department of Justice just ahead of the release of a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report.

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News Brief: Mueller Report, North Korea, Brain Tests On Dead Pigs

Thursday, April 18, 2019

The redacted version of the Mueller report is released Thursday. North Korea announces it has tested a new "tactical guided weapon." Scientists have restored some function in the brains of dead pigs.

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News Brief: Notre Dame, Asylum-Seekers, Indonesia Election

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

France vows to rebuild the fire-ravaged cathedral. The Trump administration again moves to discourage migrants from seeking asylum in the U.S. Indonesians vote to elect a new president.

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News Brief: Notre Dame Fire, Democrats' Tax Returns, Measles Outbreak

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The French are hopeful they can save the cathedral, which has stood for eight centuries. Democratic presidential contenders are releasing their tax returns. Data show U.S. measles cases are surging.

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News Brief: Sanctuary Cities, Rep. Ilhan Omar, 'Game Of Thrones'

Monday, April 15, 2019

Trump administration considers sending migrants to sanctuary cities. Rep. Omar says she's seen a spike in death threats since Trump tweeted a video of her. HBO begins Game of Thrones final season.

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News Brief: Southern Border, New Chicago Mayor, Democrats' Fundraising

Wednesday, April 03, 2019

The border remains open and the rate of migrant apprehensions isn't slowing. Chicago elects its first African-American female mayor. Democratic presidential candidates release fundraising details.

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