Steve Inskeep

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NYC's mayor faces backlash for planning to involuntarily hospitalize homeless people

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has a plan to address the increasing numbers of unhoused people in the city. It includes involuntary hospitalization of people deemed to be in "psychiatric crisis."

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Morning news brief

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin collapses during a game, Republicans take control of the House and will elect a speaker. New York City considers hospitalizing unhoused residents with mental illness.

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In Ukraine, the new year was met with more sheltering from aerial bombardment

Monday, January 02, 2023

Ukraine's government issued 15,000 air raid warnings in 2022, and it doesn't look like Russia is planning to let up this year.

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Rep.-elect George Santos of New York is being investigated for lying about his past

Thursday, December 29, 2022

A Republican district attorney in New York has opened a probe into George Santos, who has admitted misleading the public about much of his official biography.

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Israel is swearing in a new hard-line government on Thursday

Thursday, December 29, 2022

A government stocked with far-right nationalists takes office in Israel as part of former Prime Minister Netanyahu's return to power. It's expected be most right-wing government in Israel's history.

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Russia is finishing the year with continued strikes on Ukraine's electrical grid

Thursday, December 29, 2022

Lights flickered or went out in some Ukrainian cities Thursday. More than 300 days into the war, airstrikes and power outages have become part of life. Where do things stand as the year winds down?

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Morning news brief

Thursday, December 29, 2022

N.Y. Rep.-elect George Santos is being investigated for lying about his past. Ukrainians prepare for a renewed offensive by Russian forces. A new far-right government is sworn in Thursday in Israel.

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Putin reiterates claims he's willing to negotiate but attacks on Ukraine continue

Monday, December 26, 2022

Russian President Putin has started referring to the invasion of Ukraine as a war — after insisting it was an operation. It's been more than 10 months since Russia invaded Ukraine.

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Banned Books: Author Susan Kuklin on telling stories that inform understanding

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Susan Kuklin published the award-winning Beyond Magenta in 2014. The collection of images and interviews with transgender and nonbinary teens and young adults centers their experiences and identities.

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Morning news brief

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

The House panel probing the Jan. 6 attack held a final hearing. Pandemic border restrictions are extended by the Supreme Court. Harvey Weinstein is found guilty of rape in a trial in Los Angeles.

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Argentina's Lionel Messi has been chasing a World Cup win for 16 years

Monday, December 19, 2022

Argentina's World Cup win on Sunday was especially meaningful for star Lionel Messi. Where does he rank now that he's joined legend Diego Maradona in Argentina's World Cup winner's circle?

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Jan. 6 panel to vote on criminal referrals against former President Trump

Monday, December 19, 2022

Ahead of the House Jan. 6 committee meeting Monday, NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to law professor Kim Wehle about the importance of this moment for American democracy.

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The House Jan. 6 committee is wrapping up its investigation

Monday, December 19, 2022

The House Jan. 6 panel will take up criminal referrals against former President Donald Trump. The referrals will be voted on Monday in what's likely to be the group's last public meeting.

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Morning news brief

Monday, December 19, 2022

The Jan. 6 panel wraps up its probe into the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Argentina wins its first World Cup in 36 years. The Biden administration announces a shift in strategy to fight homelessness.

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'They are joining me. I'm not joining them': Netanyahu defends far-right allies

Thursday, December 15, 2022

Israel's longest-serving prime minister is poised to return to office, even while on trial for corruption charges. He spoke with Morning Edition about his comeback and controversial coalition.

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German Special Forces arrest 25 people for a plot to overthrow the government

Wednesday, December 07, 2022

German Special Forces arrested 25 people for a domestic terrorism plot to overthrow the government there.

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U.S. and European allies are about to launch efforts to limit Russia's oil profits

Thursday, December 01, 2022

The U.S. and the European Union are taking aim again at Russia's oil profits, which it uses to fund the war in Ukraine. New rules start next week.

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News brief: West vs. Russia oil profits, FTX founder speaks, Macron state dinner

Thursday, December 01, 2022

The West will impose more sanctions on Russian oil to defund its war in Ukraine. FTX founder ignores legal advice and takes questions. France's president will be Biden's first guest at a state dinner.

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After defeating Iran, U.S. men's team heads to the World Cup knockout round

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

It's the first time the men's national team advanced to the knockout round since 2014. They beat Iran 1-0 on Tuesday, and will face the Netherlands on Saturday.

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New research examining plea deals finds multiple problems

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

It's not trials, but plea bargains, that resolve most criminal cases. But new research examining those negotiations finds big problems with plea deals.

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