Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

The Journalist Iran Allegedly Sought To Kidnap Says She Would Have Been Killed

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Masih Alinejad, an Iranian American journalist, says she is the target of an alleged kidnapping plot recently described in a federal indictment: "It's just obvious that they were going to execute me."

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News Brief: Budget Proposal, FBI's Nassar Probe Criticized, Europe's Climate Plan

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Democratic leaders aim to sell their $3.5 trillion budget plan. DOJ watchdog says the FBI failed to properly respond to gymnasts' sex abuse allegations. The EU has a plan to tackle climate change.

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The Power Struggle In Haiti Persists Following Moïse's Assassination

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Haitian President Jovenel Moise was a polarizing figure. He was unpopular with many Haitians, and some of them say they are not sad that he was assassinated.

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Conditions In Haiti Remain Tense After Last Week's Presidential Assassination

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

The investigation into the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse is looking closely at the role the president's security detail played the night of his death.

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News Brief: Voting Rights, Budget Agreement, Assassination Investigation

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Vice President Harris leads the administration's voting rights effort. Senate Democrats reach a $3.5 trillion budget deal. Questions remain as the probe into the murder of Haiti's president continues.

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The 2021 Emmy Nominations Are Revealed On Tuesday

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

The ceremony will take place in September, and will be hosted by Cedric the Entertainer. It's been a tumultuous year for television shows because of the pandemic.

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News Brief: Texas Voting Restrictions, Biden Voting Rights, J&J Vaccine Warning

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Texas Democrats stage a walkout to try to stop new voting restrictions. President Biden is pressured to act on voting rights. Johnson and Johnson must put a warning label on its COVID-19 vaccine.

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News Brief: Taliban Challenges, Cuban Demonstrations, Assassination Probe

Monday, July 12, 2021

The Taliban expand their territorial control in Afghanistan. Demonstrators in Cuba protest shortages and rising prices. The U.S. sends investigators to Haiti after the president's assassination.

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News Brief: Vaccination Rate, Life Expectancy, 1st Amendment Case

Thursday, June 24, 2021

The president keeps up pressure on Americans to get vaccinated. Americans are living shorter lives and the pandemic is largely to blame. The Supreme Court sides with a student in a free speech case.

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Senate Democrats Take Up Act Which Would Expand Voting Rights

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Senate Democrats have scheduled a procedural vote on their massive election overhaul bill. Without support from any Senate Republicans, it is expected to fail and debate on the issue will stall.

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News Brief: Voting Rights, Supreme Court Sides With Athletes, Delta Variant

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

The U.S. Senate will take up a plan to overhaul elections. The Supreme Court gives college athletes a boost in their push for better compensation. The COVID-19 Delta variant is spreading in the U.S.

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Ibram X. Kendi Recommends 6 Books To Help Your Kids Understand Race

Monday, June 21, 2021

Ibram X. Kendi has been reading a lot of books about "the human rainbow" to his daughter — so we asked him to recommend some books kids can read to gain a better understanding of race in America.

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Afghan Interpreters Who Await Visas After Helping The U.S. Now Fear For Their Lives

Saturday, June 19, 2021

"Every day, you can see an increase in the Taliban's presence," an Afghan who worked with the U.S. tells NPR. "What am I going to do after September? ... Am I going to even be alive by December?"

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Texas Gov. Abbott Wants To Finish The Border Wall, But Who's Going To Pay For it?

Thursday, June 17, 2021

The border wall is back in the news. President Biden is trying to shut it down, but Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has vowed to pick up construction where former President Donald Trump left off.

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News Brief: Biden-Putin Summit, Texas Border Wall, The War On Drugs

Thursday, June 17, 2021

President Biden returned to Washington after a summit with Russia's leader. Texas Gov. Abbott wants the state to build its own border wall. And, where things stand after 50 years of the war on drugs.

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The Biden-Putin Summit Is Over. Both Sides Say It Was Positive

Thursday, June 17, 2021

President Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin held their much-anticipated summit in Geneva. They talked for about three hours. What are the outcomes of that meeting for both countries?

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The Biden-Putin Talks Are Expected To Last Several Hours

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

President Biden and Russian President Putin have arrived at the Geneva villa where they will hold their first face-to-face talks as leaders. The two shook hands and ignored reporters' questions.

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Documents Show Trump Pressed DOJ Officials To Reverse Election Results

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

House Democrats are uncovering evidence of ex-President Donald Trump's extensive pressure campaign to overturn 2020's election results. A House panel released 232 pages of emails and other documents.

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News Brief: U.S.-Russia Summit, Israel Strikes Hamas Targets

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

President Biden and Russian President Putin meet in Geneva. No major breakthroughs are expected. Israel says its fighter jets struck Hamas targets in Gaza. The strikes are the first since a ceasefire.

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News Brief: Biden Mends Fences, California Reopens, Border Separations

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Biden meets with European leaders in Brussels. Most pandemic restrictions in California are lifted Tuesday. A father and son from El Salvador describe being separated because of Trump border policies.

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