NPR Programs: Morning Edition : NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3 <em>Morning Edition</em> takes listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries every weekday. Hosts David Greene, Steve Inskeep, Noel King and Rachel Martin bring you the latest breaking news and features to prepare you for the day. en Copyright 2019 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:34 -0400 https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2018/08/06/npr_me_podcasttile_sq-4036eb96471eeed96c37dfba404bb48ea798e78c.jpg?s=200 Morning Edition https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3 no Morning Edition takes listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries every weekday. Hosts David Greene, Steve Inskeep, Noel King and Rachel Martin bring you the latest breaking news and features to prepare you for the day.]]> NPR no How Is The Mueller Report Playing Out In Russia? Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:34 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053883/how-is-the-mueller-report-playing-out-in-russia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053883/how-is-the-mueller-report-playing-out-in-russia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition How Is The Mueller Report Playing Out In Russia? NPR no How will the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report impact U.S.-Russia relations? David Greene talks to veteran Russian Journalist Vladimir Pozner. Revised NAFTA Deal Would Offer Modest Economic Benefits, Report Says Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:34 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053869/revised-nafta-deal-would-offer-modest-economic-benefits-report-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053869/revised-nafta-deal-would-offer-modest-economic-benefits-report-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Revised NAFTA Deal Would Offer Modest Economic Benefits, Report Says NPR no The renegotiated trade pact among the U.S., Mexico and Canada would modestly boost the U.S. economy, most notably in the auto industry, according to the International Trade Commission's report. 20 Years Later, Sibling Columbine Survivors Reflect Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:34 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/714616607/20-years-later-sibling-columbine-survivors-reflect?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/714616607/20-years-later-sibling-columbine-survivors-reflect?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 20 Years Later, Sibling Columbine Survivors Reflect NPR 196 no Lauren Cartaya and her older brother, Zach, were at Columbine High School in 1999 when two students opened fire. At StoryCorps, they remember that day and discuss the effect it has had on their lives. Mueller Report: White House Counsel Don McGahn Refused Trump's Orders Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053862/mueller-report-white-house-counsel-don-mcgahn-refused-trumps-orders?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053862/mueller-report-white-house-counsel-don-mcgahn-refused-trumps-orders?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Mueller Report: White House Counsel Don McGahn Refused Trump's Orders NPR no Steve Inskeep talks to former Trump White House attorney Jim Schultz, who worked with White House Counsel Don McGahn, who the Mueller report indicates, often balked at carrying out Trump's requests. French President Macron Salutes Firefighters Who Saved Notre Dame Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053855/french-president-macron-salutes-firefighters-who-saved-notre-dame?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053855/french-president-macron-salutes-firefighters-who-saved-notre-dame?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition French President Macron Salutes Firefighters Who Saved Notre Dame NPR 190 no French President Emmanuel Macron has praised the courage and dedication of the hundreds of firefighters who helped save Notre Dame Cathedral. The Ouster Of Sudan's President Has Done Little To Quiet Protesters Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053848/the-ouster-of-sudan-s-president-has-done-little-to-quiet-protesters?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053848/the-ouster-of-sudan-s-president-has-done-little-to-quiet-protesters?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition The Ouster Of Sudan's President Has Done Little To Quiet Protesters NPR 236 no Steve Inskeep talks to CNN's Nima Elbagir about protesters, who after the ouster of their president, demand a transfer of powers from the army-led transitional council to a civilian government. The Impact Of The Mueller Report On The 2020 Elections Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053841/the-impact-of-the-mueller-report-on-the-2020-elections?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053841/the-impact-of-the-mueller-report-on-the-2020-elections?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition The Impact Of The Mueller Report On The 2020 Elections NPR 429 no The Mueller report has implications for the 2020 presidential race. David Greene talks to Republican strategist Scott Jennings and Democratic strategist Karine Jean-Pierre about what's at stake. Voters In The Swing State Of Pennsylvania React To Mueller Report Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053834/voters-in-the-swing-state-of-pennsylvania-react-to-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053834/voters-in-the-swing-state-of-pennsylvania-react-to-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Voters In The Swing State Of Pennsylvania React To Mueller Report NPR 215 no In suburban Philadelphia, voters react to the release of Robert Mueller's report on his probe into whether President Trump's campaign conspired with the Russian interference in the 2016 election. World Bank Contest Aims To Help People Who Lack Proof Of Identification Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053820/world-bank-contest-aims-to-help-people-who-lack-proof-of-identification?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053820/world-bank-contest-aims-to-help-people-who-lack-proof-of-identification?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition World Bank Contest Aims To Help People Who Lack Proof Of Identification NPR 207 no Roughly 1 in 7 people around the world do not have any form of identification. This is holding them back from accessing public services. The World Bank is looking for new ways to think about IDs. Mueller Report: How Truthful Has The Trump Administration Been? Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053813/mueller-report-how-truthful-has-the-trump-administration-been?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053813/mueller-report-how-truthful-has-the-trump-administration-been?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Mueller Report: How Truthful Has The Trump Administration Been? NPR 236 no The special counsel report laid bare a number of examples of White House officials who publicly lied, or were asked to by the president. Under oath, they told Mueller's team something different. Bernanke, Geithner And Paulson On Lessons Learned From 2008 Financial Crisis Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053806/bernanke-geithner-and-paulson-on-lessons-learned-from-2008-financial-crisis?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053806/bernanke-geithner-and-paulson-on-lessons-learned-from-2008-financial-crisis?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Bernanke, Geithner And Paulson On Lessons Learned From 2008 Financial Crisis NPR 409 no Steve Inskeep talks to former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York Timothy Geithner about the economy. News Brief: Mueller Report, Democracy Protests In Sudan Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053799/morning-news-brief?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/715053799/morning-news-brief?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition News Brief: Mueller Report, Democracy Protests In Sudan NPR 675 no After two years of investigating, the findings of the special counsel's probe into Russian election interference has been made public. And, the ouster of Sudan's president has not quelled protesters. In 'Her Smell,' Elisabeth Moss 'Turned It Up To 11,' Then Turned It Up Some More Fri, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/714851272/in-her-smell-elisabeth-moss-turned-it-up-to-11-then-turned-it-up-some-more?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/19/714851272/in-her-smell-elisabeth-moss-turned-it-up-to-11-then-turned-it-up-some-more?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition In 'Her Smell,' Elisabeth Moss 'Turned It Up To 11,' Then Turned It Up Some More NPR 426 no In her new film, Moss plays a punk singer struggling with addiction. "The only mistake we could make was not going far enough," she says. Redacted Mueller Report Released; Congress, Trump React Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:16:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714667960/redacted-mueller-report-is-released?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714667960/redacted-mueller-report-is-released?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Redacted Mueller Report Released; Congress, Trump React NPR 3081 no Attorney General William Barr told the nation that while Russians did seek to disrupt the 2016 election, they did it on their own. The 448-page redacted Mueller report was released on Thursday. Special Coverage: AG Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:04:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714664375/special-coverage-ag-barr-press-conference-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714664375/special-coverage-ag-barr-press-conference-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Special Coverage: AG Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report NPR 2734 no Attorney General William Barr holds a live press conference on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Trump Reacts To Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:51:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714643762/trump-reacts-to-barr-press-conference-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714643762/trump-reacts-to-barr-press-conference-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Trump Reacts To Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report NPR 421 no Attorney General William Barr says Russia interfered in the 2016 election and they did it without the help of any one on the Trump Campaign or any American. Sorting Out Legal Questions Post-Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:44:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714650885/sorting-out-legal-questions-post-barr-press-conference-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714650885/sorting-out-legal-questions-post-barr-press-conference-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Sorting Out Legal Questions Post-Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report NPR 464 no David Greene talks to Kimberly Wehle, who served as associate independent counsel during the Whitewater probe, and former federal prosecutor Shan Wu on what to expect from the redacted Mueller report. Congress Awaits Release Of Mueller's Report On Russian Interference In 2016 Election Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:24:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714615733/congress-awaits-release-of-muellers-report-on-russian-interference-in-2016-elect?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714615733/congress-awaits-release-of-muellers-report-on-russian-interference-in-2016-elect?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Congress Awaits Release Of Mueller's Report On Russian Interference In 2016 Election NPR 813 no Attorney General William Barr is expected to hold a press conference at the Department of Justice just ahead of the release of a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report. Recapping The Big Moments In Mueller Russia Investigation Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:14:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714615415/recapping-the-big-moments-in-mueller-russia-investigation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714615415/recapping-the-big-moments-in-mueller-russia-investigation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Recapping The Big Moments In Mueller Russia Investigation NPR 653 no The Justice Department is expected to release a redacted version of the Mueller report on Thursday. And Attorney General William Barr is expected to hold a news conference ahead of its release. Justice Department To Release 400 Pages Of Redacted Mueller Report Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:22:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714590192/justice-department-to-release-400-pages-of-redacted-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714590192/justice-department-to-release-400-pages-of-redacted-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Justice Department To Release 400 Pages Of Redacted Mueller Report NPR 398 no After a nearly two-year investigation and nearly a month more of waiting, people will soon be able to read some of the findings of the Russia investigation — in investigators' own words. Reddit User Vowed To Eat His Hat If Tampa Bay Lightning Lost Thu, 18 Apr 2019 06:54:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563509/reddit-user-vowed-to-eat-his-hat-if-tampa-bay-lightning-lost?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563509/reddit-user-vowed-to-eat-his-hat-if-tampa-bay-lightning-lost?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Reddit User Vowed To Eat His Hat If Tampa Bay Lightning Lost NPR 25 no In the NHL playoffs, the high-flying Tampa Bay Lightning got swept by Columbus. The fan was true to his word and ate some bits of his hat. One comment read: "At least he didn't choke like Tampa." Tourists Face A Toll If They Want To Drive Down Lombard Street Thu, 18 Apr 2019 06:30:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563436/tourists-face-a-toll-if-they-want-to-drive-down-lombard-street?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563436/tourists-face-a-toll-if-they-want-to-drive-down-lombard-street?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Tourists Face A Toll If They Want To Drive Down Lombard Street NPR 27 no San Francisco's Lombard Street claims to be the "crookedest street in the world" — with eight switchbacks on a steep hill. Officials are debating how much a toll tourists should pay. What Legal Questions Will Be Raised After Mueller Report Is Released? Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563471/what-legal-questions-will-be-raised-after-mueller-report-is-released?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563471/what-legal-questions-will-be-raised-after-mueller-report-is-released?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition What Legal Questions Will Be Raised After Mueller Report Is Released? NPR 453 no David Greene talks to Kimberly Wehle, who served as independent counsel during the Whitewater probe, and former federal prosecutor Shan Wu, on what to expect from the redacted Mueller report. Police Body Camera Video Raises Questions About Shooting Of N.C. Black Man Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563464/police-body-camera-video-raises-questions-about-shooting-of-north-carolina-black?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563464/police-body-camera-video-raises-questions-about-shooting-of-north-carolina-black?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Police Body Camera Video Raises Questions About Shooting Of N.C. Black Man Sarah Delia 164 no In Charlotte, N.C., people continue to protest the police shooting of a black man at a fast-food restaurant parking lot. The killing sparked questions about whether the shooting was justified. Mueller Report Release May Shed More Light On Russia Election Interference Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563457/mueller-report-release-may-shed-more-light-on-russia-election-interference?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563457/mueller-report-release-may-shed-more-light-on-russia-election-interference?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Mueller Report Release May Shed More Light On Russia Election Interference NPR 315 no The Mueller probe found that Russia tried to interfere in the U.S. presidential election. David Greene talks to Laura Rosenberger of the Alliance for Securing Democracy at the German Marshall Fund. After A 2-Year Probe, Redacted Mueller Report Is About To Be Released Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563450/after-a-2-year-probe-redacted-mueller-report-is-about-to-be-released?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563450/after-a-2-year-probe-redacted-mueller-report-is-about-to-be-released?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition After A 2-Year Probe, Redacted Mueller Report Is About To Be Released NPR 358 no The Justice Department will release a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report Thursday. While it's likely to shed light on some big open questions, it could also raise others. Architecture Competition To Rebuild Notre Dame's Spire Is Announced Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563443/architecture-competition-to-rebuild-notre-dames-spire-is-announced?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563443/architecture-competition-to-rebuild-notre-dames-spire-is-announced?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Architecture Competition To Rebuild Notre Dame's Spire Is Announced NPR 227 no France's president meets with firefighters who saved Notre Dame from total destruction. When it comes to rebuilding, there's a debate: Should the cathedral be modernized or rebuilt exactly as before? Before Mueller Report Is Released, Republicans And Democrats Take Sides Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563429/before-mueller-report-is-released-republicans-and-democrats-take-sides?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563429/before-mueller-report-is-released-republicans-and-democrats-take-sides?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Before Mueller Report Is Released, Republicans And Democrats Take Sides NPR 455 no Steve Inskeep talks to conservative commentator Jonah Goldberg and Democratic pollster Margie Omero about what Republicans and Democrats have to gain from the release of the redacted Mueller report. Ask Cokie: Reparations For Slavery Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563422/as-2020-election-approaches-reparations-for-slavery-may-be-a-hot-topic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563422/as-2020-election-approaches-reparations-for-slavery-may-be-a-hot-topic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Ask Cokie: Reparations For Slavery NPR 209 no Democratic presidential contenders have discussed reparations for slavery during this campaign season. David Greene talks to commentator Cokie Roberts, who answers listeners' reparation questions. U.S. Takes Action Against Venezuela, Nicaragua And Cuba Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563415/u-s-announces-new-sanctions-against-nicaragua?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563415/u-s-announces-new-sanctions-against-nicaragua?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition U.S. Takes Action Against Venezuela, Nicaragua And Cuba NPR 207 no The U.S. promises to bring democracy to Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua. A year ago protesters demanded the removal of Nicaragua's president, that situation is in a stalemate — just like in Venezuela. News Brief: Mueller Report, North Korea, Brain Tests On Dead Pigs Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563408/morning-news-brief?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/714563408/morning-news-brief?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition News Brief: Mueller Report, North Korea, Brain Tests On Dead Pigs NPR 652 no The redacted version of the Mueller report is released Thursday. North Korea announces it has tested a new "tactical guided weapon." Scientists have restored some function in the brains of dead pigs. 'A Woman Of No Importance' Finally Gets Her Due Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:03:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/711356336/a-woman-of-no-importance-finally-gets-her-due?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/18/711356336/a-woman-of-no-importance-finally-gets-her-due?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 'A Woman Of No Importance' Finally Gets Her Due NPR 430 no Virginia Hall was an American spy who worked for Britain and the U.S. and played a key role in undermining the Nazi occupation of France during World War II. Her story was rarely told — until now. North Korea Announces Testing Of New 'Tactical Guided Weapon' Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:43:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714517236/north-korea-announces-testing-of-new-tactical-guided-weapon?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714517236/north-korea-announces-testing-of-new-tactical-guided-weapon?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition North Korea Announces Testing Of New 'Tactical Guided Weapon' NPR 245 no The country's official newspaper reported leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test. North Korea also has demanded Secretary of State Mike Pompeo not participate in nuclear talks. U.S. Aid Agency Is Preparing To Lay Off Most Local Staff For Palestinian Projects Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714269010/u-s-aid-agency-is-preparing-to-lay-off-most-local-staff-for-palestinian-projects?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714269010/u-s-aid-agency-is-preparing-to-lay-off-most-local-staff-for-palestinian-projects?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition U.S. Aid Agency Is Preparing To Lay Off Most Local Staff For Palestinian Projects NPR 226 no Under Trump administration orders, the U.S. Agency for International Development is readying to lay off most staff on Palestinian projects, according to U.S. government communications reviewed by NPR. Why Elephants Pose A Threat To Rohingya Refugees Wed, 17 Apr 2019 13:09:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2019/04/17/712415430/why-elephants-pose-a-threat-to-rohingya-refugees?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2019/04/17/712415430/why-elephants-pose-a-threat-to-rohingya-refugees?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Why Elephants Pose A Threat To Rohingya Refugees NPR 269 no Several of the refugee camps in Bangladesh have had to set up what the U.N. calls a "tusk force" to respond when elephants enter. Release Of Redacted Version Of Mueller Report Expected Thursday (This piece initially aired April 14, 2019 on All Things Considered.)]]> Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:55:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714242605/release-of-redacted-version-of-mueller-report-expected-thursday?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714242605/release-of-redacted-version-of-mueller-report-expected-thursday?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Release Of Redacted Version Of Mueller Report Expected Thursday NPR (This piece initially aired April 14, 2019 on All Things Considered.)]]> 312 no While the fight over the report will continue, its release is the culmination of investigations that go back nearly three years. <em>(This piece initially aired April 14, 2019 on All Things Considered.)</em> Fire-Ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral Stirs Emotions Worldwide America magazine, about Notre Dame Cathedral's relevance to Catholics worldwide.]]> Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:41:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714237373/fire-ravaged-notre-dame-cathedral-stirs-emotions-worldwide?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714237373/fire-ravaged-notre-dame-cathedral-stirs-emotions-worldwide?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Fire-Ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral Stirs Emotions Worldwide NPR America magazine, about Notre Dame Cathedral's relevance to Catholics worldwide.]]> 315 no Steve Inskeep talks to Father Jim Martin, an American Jesuit priest who is editor-at-large of <em>America</em> magazine, about Notre Dame Cathedral's relevance to Catholics worldwide. French Woman Sets Marathon Record Running In High Heels Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:04:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213033/french-woman-sets-marathon-record-running-in-high-heels?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213033/french-woman-sets-marathon-record-running-in-high-heels?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition French Woman Sets Marathon Record Running In High Heels NPR 27 no Christelle Doyhambehere ran the race on a challenge from her partner, who dared her to run in her stylish footwear. She ran in just over six hours, beating that record by about an hour and half. Study Examined Germ Levels In Men's Beards Versus Dogs Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:32:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212970/study-examined-germ-levels-in-mens-beards-versus-dogs?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212970/study-examined-germ-levels-in-mens-beards-versus-dogs?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Study Examined Germ Levels In Men's Beards Versus Dogs NPR 27 no Researchers wanted to know whether they could use the same MRI scanners for dogs and people. They swabbed the machines used by 18 bearded men and 30 dogs. The beards had higher microbial levels. Victor Hugo's 'Hunchback Of Notre Dame' Immortalized French Cathedral tops Amazon's best-seller list in France, following Monday's fire that ravaged the cathedral. The 19th century story was a campaign to get the cathedral restored.]]> Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213040/victor-hugos-hunchback-of-notre-dame-immortalized-french-cathedral?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213040/victor-hugos-hunchback-of-notre-dame-immortalized-french-cathedral?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Victor Hugo's 'Hunchback Of Notre Dame' Immortalized French Cathedral NPR tops Amazon's best-seller list in France, following Monday's fire that ravaged the cathedral. The 19th century story was a campaign to get the cathedral restored.]]> 212 no Hugo's novel<em></em> tops Amazon's best-seller list in France, following Monday's fire that ravaged the cathedral. The 19th century story was a campaign to get the cathedral restored. Heading Into Indonesia's Election, Islamic Fundamentalism Gains Traction Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213026/heading-into-indonesias-election-islamic-fundamentalism-gains-traction?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213026/heading-into-indonesias-election-islamic-fundamentalism-gains-traction?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Heading Into Indonesia's Election, Islamic Fundamentalism Gains Traction NPR 217 no Voters are deciding on more than 20,000 legislative seats and selecting a president. The incumbent president is pitted against a former military general accused of human rights abuses. Indiana Teachers Stage Protests To Spotlight Low Wages Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213019/indiana-teachers-stage-protest-to-spotlight-low-wages?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213019/indiana-teachers-stage-protest-to-spotlight-low-wages?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Indiana Teachers Stage Protests To Spotlight Low Wages NPR 201 no Teachers have been protesting for higher wages. In Indiana, lawmakers introduced measures to improve the situation but many teachers say it may not be enough to keep them in the profession. Text Messages Show State's Attorney Closely Followed Smollett Case Empire star Jussie Smollett, compared to defendants accused of more serious crimes.]]> Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213012/text-messages-show-states-attorney-closely-followed-smollett-case?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213012/text-messages-show-states-attorney-closely-followed-smollett-case?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Text Messages Show State's Attorney Closely Followed Smollett Case Rob Wildeboer Empire star Jussie Smollett, compared to defendants accused of more serious crimes.]]> 208 no After recusing herself, text messages show, Cook County state's attorney was concern with heavy-handed charging of<em> Empire</em> star Jussie Smollett, compared to defendants accused of more serious crimes. London Protesters Pressure British Government To Address Climate Change Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213005/london-protesters-pressure-british-government-to-address-climate-change?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714213005/london-protesters-pressure-british-government-to-address-climate-change?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition London Protesters Pressure British Government To Address Climate Change NPR 135 no Thousands of people have taken part in climate change protests in London. Major roads and bridges have been blocked by environmental protesters, who say their actions will continue all week. Project To Rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral Could Take Decades Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212998/project-to-rebuild-notre-dame-cathedral-could-take-decades?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212998/project-to-rebuild-notre-dame-cathedral-could-take-decades?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Project To Rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral Could Take Decades NPR 313 no Some doubt French President Macron's claim that the cathedral can be rebuilt in five years. That can't be too soon for the many Parisians devastated by the damage to their city's iconic cathedral. Trump Administration Rolls Out Plan Aimed At Deterring Asylum-Seekers Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212991/trump-administration-rolls-out-plan-aimed-at-deterring-asylum-seekers?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212991/trump-administration-rolls-out-plan-aimed-at-deterring-asylum-seekers?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Trump Administration Rolls Out Plan Aimed At Deterring Asylum-Seekers NPR 212 no Attorney General William Barr is instructing immigration judges to deny bond to thousands of asylum-seekers who cross into the U.S. illegally while their cases are pending. Advocates promised to sue. Hidden Brain: America's Changing Attitudes Toward Gay People Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212984/hidden-brain-americas-changing-attitudes-toward-gay-people?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212984/hidden-brain-americas-changing-attitudes-toward-gay-people?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Hidden Brain: America's Changing Attitudes Toward Gay People NPR 423 no Public opinion about gay rights has shifted enormously in the United States over the past few decades. What are some of the factors that have led to this historic change in attitudes? NHL Playoffs: Blue Jackets Sweep Lightning In 4 Games Tampa Bay Times.]]> Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212977/nhl-playoffs-columbus-blue-jackets-sweep-tampa-lightning-in-4-games?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212977/nhl-playoffs-columbus-blue-jackets-sweep-tampa-lightning-in-4-games?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition NHL Playoffs: Blue Jackets Sweep Lightning In 4 Games NPR Tampa Bay Times.]]> 233 no The NHL playoff season is over for the Tampa Bay Lightning after four straight losses to the Columbus Blue Jackets. David Greene talks to Diana Nearhos of the <em>Tampa Bay Times</em>. U.S.-Turkey Rift Centers On Russian Missile Defense System Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212963/u-s-turkey-riff-centers-on-russian-missile-defense-system?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212963/u-s-turkey-riff-centers-on-russian-missile-defense-system?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition U.S.-Turkey Rift Centers On Russian Missile Defense System NPR 129 no Senior Turkish officials came to Washington to tamp down a growing showdown over their plans to install a Russian missile air defense system. They hope President Trump will waive mandatory sanctions. In Post-ISIS Iraq, Volunteering Can Quickly Become An Act Of Rebellion Wed, 17 Apr 2019 05:01:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212956/in-post-isis-iraq-volunteering-can-quickly-become-an-act-of-rebellion?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714212956/in-post-isis-iraq-volunteering-can-quickly-become-an-act-of-rebellion?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition In Post-ISIS Iraq, Volunteering Can Quickly Become An Act Of Rebellion NPR 423 no In the aftermath of ISIS, a nurse in Mosul took it upon herself to clear the streets of corpses that had been there for weeks and months. It got her in trouble but helped spark a volunteer movement.