• By NPR   -   May 21, 2019

    HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE RELEASES TRANSCRIPTS OF MICHAEL COHEN'S TESTIMONY

    Michael Cohen told the House Intelligence Committee in March that Jay Sekulow, the president's attorney, suggested Cohen give incorrect...

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  • Whitney Houston Hologram Tour And New Album In The Works 7 Years After Her Death By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    WHITNEY HOUSTON HOLOGRAM TOUR AND NEW ALBUM IN THE WORKS 7 YEARS AFTER HER DEATH

    The mega-star sold tens of millions of records and had 11 number 1 hits throughout her career. And in less than year, Houston, or at...

  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    FRIDAY NEWS ROUNDUP - INTERNATIONAL

    Who's directing U.S. policy on Iran?

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  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    A CONVERSATION WITH SENATOR TOM COTTON

    The Arkansas senator's new book is called "Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery" (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty...

  • FCC Chairman Endorses T-Mobile Merger With Sprint By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    FCC CHAIRMAN ENDORSES T-MOBILE MERGER WITH SPRINT

    "This is a unique opportunity to speed up the deployment of 5G throughout the United States and bring much faster mobile broadband...

  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    LESSONS FOR TODAY FROM THE U.S.-JAPAN TRADE WAR OF THE 1980S

    NPR's Audie Cornish talks with political science professor Kristin Vekasi about comparisons between the U.S. trade conflict with Japan...

    U.S.
  • California Teachers Pay For Their Own Substitutes During Extended Sick Leave By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    CALIFORNIA TEACHERS PAY FOR THEIR OWN SUBSTITUTES DURING EXTENDED SICK LEAVE

    A teacher battling cancer has to pay for her own substitute. Now some lawmakers are calling for a change in the state education code...

  • Teenager Is Latest Migrant Child To Die In U.S. Custody By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    TEENAGER IS LATEST MIGRANT CHILD TO DIE IN U.S. CUSTODY

    The 16-year-old boy was found unresponsive after a routine welfare check at a facility near the U.S. border with Mexico. He was the...

    U.S.
  • The Other Reasons Kids Aren't Getting Vaccinations: Poverty and Health Care Access By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    THE OTHER REASONS KIDS AREN'T GETTING VACCINATIONS: POVERTY AND HEALTH CARE ACCESS

    Religious and ideological opposition to vaccines has fueled the current measles outbreak. But there's another factor driving low vaccination...

    Health
  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    WHITE HOUSE DIRECTS FORMER COUNSEL DON MCGAHN NOT TO TESTIFY BEFORE CONGRESS

    The Trump administration released a legal opinion saying former White House counsel Don McGahn can't be compelled to testify before...

    Congress
  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    FORMER FEDERAL PROSECUTOR LORI LIGHTFOOT SWORN IN AS CHICAGO'S MAYOR

    After eight years under Rahm Emanuel, Chicago has a political novice as mayor. Former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot took the oath...

  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    THE LATEST LEGISLATION IN ALABAMA

    Prison reform and abortion are both hot-button issues in the statehouse. (Image credit: SETH HERALD/AFP/Getty Images)

  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    TONY HORWITZ ON DRINKING ACROSS THE POLITICAL AISLE

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning author has spent the last two years in the South, embracing what he calls “bar-stool democracy.”

  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    A CONVERSATION WITH SENATOR TOM COTTON

    The Arkansas senator's new book is called "Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery" (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty...

  • By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    GOOGLE RESTRICTS HUAWEI'S ACCESS TO ANDROID SYSTEMS AFTER TRUMP BAN

    Google plans to restrict Huawei's access to Android systems. The move comes after the Trump administration added the Chinese tech giant...

    Tech
  • White House Says It's Blocking Don McGahn From Testifying In Congress By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    WHITE HOUSE SAYS IT'S BLOCKING DON MCGAHN FROM TESTIFYING IN CONGRESS

    A Justice Department legal opinion cites what it calls the ample precedent for a top White House adviser to enjoy immunity from being...

    Congress
  • FCC Chairman Endorses T-Mobile Merger With Sprint By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    FCC CHAIRMAN ENDORSES T-MOBILE MERGER WITH SPRINT

    "This is a unique opportunity to speed up the deployment of 5G throughout the United States and bring much faster mobile broadband...

  • North Korea's State Propaganda Gets A Makeover By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    NORTH KOREA'S STATE PROPAGANDA GETS A MAKEOVER

    The nation's broadcaster revamped its style and format - but not its message - after authorities ordered propagandists to "disregard...

    Style
  • FCC Chairman Endorses T-Mobile Merger With Sprint By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    FCC CHAIRMAN ENDORSES T-MOBILE MERGER WITH SPRINT

    "This is a unique opportunity to speed up the deployment of 5G throughout the United States and bring much faster mobile broadband...

  • First Named Storm Of Atlantic Hurricane Season Could Develop Monday Night By NPR   -   May 20, 2019

    FIRST NAMED STORM OF ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON COULD DEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT

    The low-pressure system is currently a few hundred miles southwest of Bermuda. It's expected to become a tropical storm well before...