• 'Manu' On Fire: France's Macron Tears Into Teen Who Calls Him By Nickname By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    'MANU' ON FIRE: FRANCE'S MACRON TEARS INTO TEEN WHO CALLS HIM BY NICKNAME

    In a video posted to Twitter Monday, the president of France tore into a teenager who called him 'Manu,' is a common nickname for Emmanuel...

    World
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    U.S. ANNOUNCES IT WILL LEAVE U.N.'S HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

    The Trump administration is reversing another decision its predecessor made and is pulling out of the United Nation's Human Rights...

    U.S.
  • It's Easier To Call A Fact A Fact When It's One You Like, Study Finds By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    IT'S EASIER TO CALL A FACT A FACT WHEN IT'S ONE YOU LIKE, STUDY FINDS

    The Pew Research Center looked at Americans' ability to identify factual statements as opposed to opinion statements. Success rates...

  • White House Deputy Chief Of Staff Retires By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    WHITE HOUSE DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF RETIRES

    Joe Hagin is retiring as White House deputy chief of staff. Hagin was one of the few experienced Washington hands in the administration...

  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    AGENT WHO SENT ANTI-TRUMP TEXT MESSAGES ESCORTED FROM FBI BUILDING

    Peter Strzok was escorted from the building as part of the bureau's ongoing internal disciplinary process, his lawyer said in a statement.

  • Congressional GOP Scrambles To Minimize Damage From Trump Family Separation Policy By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    CONGRESSIONAL GOP SCRAMBLES TO MINIMIZE DAMAGE FROM TRUMP FAMILY SEPARATION POLICY

    President Trump is meeting with House Republicans to about immigration votes later this week. But GOP lawmakers are discussing narrow...

    Republicans
  • Big Banks Are Once Again Taking Risks With Complex Financial Trades, Report Says By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    BIG BANKS ARE ONCE AGAIN TAKING RISKS WITH COMPLEX FINANCIAL TRADES, REPORT SAYS

    Are banks exploiting a loophole in U.S. rules that allows some derivatives traders to escape federal regulation? "We've seen this movie...

    U.S.
  • What We Know: Family Separation And 'Zero Tolerance' At The Border By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    WHAT WE KNOW: FAMILY SEPARATION AND 'ZERO TOLERANCE' AT THE BORDER

    The Trump administration has a policy of separating families at the border, which means children are detained at Border Patrol facilities...

    U.S.
  • The Food Insecurity Of North Korea By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    THE FOOD INSECURITY OF NORTH KOREA

    Agricultural scientists and aid representatives believe the country is still unable to feed all its population. Why is that the case?...

    Food
  • U.S. Announces Its Withdrawal From U.N.'s Human Rights Council By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    U.S. ANNOUNCES ITS WITHDRAWAL FROM U.N.'S HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

    The Trump administration long has chafed at what it calls a "relentless" anti-Israel bias and the dubious rights records of many council...

    U.S.
  • Trump Touts Economic Gains, As Trade War Looms By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    TRUMP TOUTS ECONOMIC GAINS, AS TRADE WAR LOOMS

    President Trump boasted of a improving economy in a speech to small-business owners Tuesday. But those gains could be jeopardized by...

    Economy
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    BORDER PATROL OFFICIAL DISCUSSES FAMILY SEPARATION POLICY

    The Trump administration is under growing pressure to reverse the controversial practice of separating migrant children from their...

    U.S.
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    HOW PRIOR 'ZERO TOLERANCE' POLICIES AT THE BORDER WORKED

    Prior administrations tried their own versions of the "zero tolerance" policy. Operation Streamline started in 2005 in Del Rio, Texas....

  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    JUDGE STRIKES DOWN KANSAS' PROOF-OF-CITIZENSHIP VOTING LAW

    A federal judge threw out a Kansas voting law that required voters to demonstrate they were U.S. citizens. It's the latest blow for...

    U.S.
  • Trump Touts Economic Gains, As Trade War Looms By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    TRUMP TOUTS ECONOMIC GAINS, AS TRADE WAR LOOMS

    President Trump boasted of a improving economy in a speech to small-business owners Tuesday. But those gains could be jeopardized by...

    Economy
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    GLOBAL MARKETS FALL AS U.S.-CHINA TRADE TENSIONS RISE

    Economists have generally downplayed the impact on the U.S. and global economies, but many are reassessing now that trade tensions...

    U.S., Market, Economy
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    PRESIDENT TRUMP MEETS WITH GOP LAWMAKERS TO DISCUSS IMMIGRATION

    President Trump met with House Republicans to discuss immigration Tuesday. GOP lawmakers have been feeling pressure to end the administration's...

    Republicans
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    DHS SECRETARY NIELSEN'S FAMILY SEPARATION DEFENSE ISN'T HER FIRST CONTROVERSIAL POSITION

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has spent her career in and out of government working on issues of national security....

    U.S.
  • Congressional GOP Races To Minimize Damage From Trump Family Separation Policy By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    CONGRESSIONAL GOP RACES TO MINIMIZE DAMAGE FROM TRUMP FAMILY SEPARATION POLICY

    President Trump is meeting with House Republicans to about immigration votes later this week. But GOP lawmakers are discussing narrow...

    Republicans
  • By NPR   -   Jun 19, 2018

    COLORADO REP. MIKE COFFMAN SAYS FAMILY SEPARATION POLICY SHOULD END

    Republicans are facing backlash over the Trump Administration's policy that separates families from their children at the Southwest...

    Republicans