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When You Want To Go To Jail, This Is Worse

Jun 14, 2017

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How Trump Is Reacting To Sessions' Testimony

Jun 14, 2017

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Tracy K. Smith Named U.S. Poet Laureate

Jun 14, 2017

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The Library of Congress today named Tracy K. Smith as the nation's new poet laureate. NPR's Lynn Neary spoke with her about her new role.

Congressional Democrats Sue Trump

Jun 14, 2017

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When I started my career at The Washington Post in the late 1990s, the newsroom wore a dusty, outdated look as if it were paying homage to its legendary past. The Post of today occupies an updated building on D.C.'s renowned K Street, in modern, glass-walled offices with a Silicon Valley aesthetic.

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Cabinet Members Heap Praise On Trump

Jun 13, 2017

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This next story is amazing. I mean, it's incredible, the most fantastic story from any news source in decades. OK, that's an overstatement, but it is a story filled with praise. Our spectacular White House correspondent Tamara Keith reports on a Cabinet meeting.

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Robert Mueller is the man in charge of investigating possible links between Russia and President Trump's campaign associates.

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We are broadcasting from here in Moscow on a day of anti-government protests across this country.

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Comey Testimony Reverberates Across Washington, D.C.

Jun 12, 2017

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Here in the Russian capital, and what a day it's been.

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2 Gay Men Escape Torture In Chechnya

Jun 12, 2017

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David Greene is on the line from Moscow. David, are people saying just the same thing there?

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June 09, 2017

Jun 9, 2017

Today is Friday June 09, 2017 The 160th day of 2017-- 205 left Sunrise this morning 5:47 a.m. set: 8:29 p.m. 14:41 hours of daylight Moonrise: 6:00 p.m. set: 4:20 a.m.June’s Full Strawberry Moon got its name because the Algonquin tribes knew it as a signal to gather ripening fruit. It was often known as the Full Rose Moon in Europe and the Honey Moon. It is being called a “minimoon” because it will appear as the smallest Moon of the year as it’s furthest from Earth.

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