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 2018 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:35:00 -0500 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 Rep. Joaquin Castro On Death Of 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:35:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676686305/rep-joaquin-castro-on-death-of-7-year-old-migrant-girl?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676686305/rep-joaquin-castro-on-death-of-7-year-old-migrant-girl?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Rep. Joaquin Castro On Death Of 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl NPR 188 no NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Rep. Joaquin Castro, Democrat of Texas, about the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl who was in custody after crossing the border. 7-Year-Old Girl Dies In U.S. Border Patrol Custody The Washington Post.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:25:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676686304/7-year-old-girl-dies-in-u-s-border-patrol-custody?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676686304/7-year-old-girl-dies-in-u-s-border-patrol-custody?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 7-Year-Old Girl Dies In U.S. Border Patrol Custody NPR The Washington Post.]]> 207 no A 7-year-old girl who was detained by U.S. Border Patrol after crossing the border into New Mexico has died in custody. NPR talks to Nick Miroff, who covers national security for <em>The Washington Post</em>. Legendary Vocalist Nancy Wilson Dies After Lengthy Illness Jazz Profiles.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:33:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676668951/legendary-vocalist-nancy-wilson-dies-after-lengthy-illness?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676668951/legendary-vocalist-nancy-wilson-dies-after-lengthy-illness?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Legendary Vocalist Nancy Wilson Dies After Lengthy Illness NPR Jazz Profiles.]]> 72 no Wilson, who won three Grammy awards and recorded more than 60 albums, died at her California home Thursday at the age of 81. From 1996-2005, she hosted NPR's documentary series <em>Jazz Profiles</em>. 'It's Preventable': Sandy Hook Parents Promote App For Reporting School Threats Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:25:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676375851/it-s-preventable-sandy-hook-parents-promote-app-for-reporting-school-threats?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676375851/it-s-preventable-sandy-hook-parents-promote-app-for-reporting-school-threats?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 'It's Preventable': Sandy Hook Parents Promote App For Reporting School Threats NPR 334 no "We just keep knocking head against wall, [saying] 'the warning signs are there,'" says Mark Barden, who lost his son in the Sandy Hook shooting six years ago. Trump Inaugural Committee Donations Are Being Investigated By The Feds Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:23:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676668063/trump-inaugural-committee-donations-are-being-investigated-by-the-feds?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676668063/trump-inaugural-committee-donations-are-being-investigated-by-the-feds?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Trump Inaugural Committee Donations Are Being Investigated By The Feds NPR 272 no David Greene talks to Dave Levinthal, senior political reporter for the Center for Public Integrity, who led a team of journalists that looked into the issue, and shares its findings. City Council Candidate Who Didn't Cast A Vote For Himself Loses By 1 Vote Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:13:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652930/city-council-candidate-who-didnt-cast-a-vote-for-himself-loses-by-1-vote?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652930/city-council-candidate-who-didnt-cast-a-vote-for-himself-loses-by-1-vote?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition City Council Candidate Who Didn't Cast A Vote For Himself Loses By 1 Vote NPR 26 no Cliff Farmer was a city council candidate from Hoxie, Ala., who didn't cast a vote in his own election — leading to a tie. On Thursday, he lost the tie-breaking roll of the dice. Man Turns Work Cubicle Into A Winter Wonderland Fri, 14 Dec 2018 06:11:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652874/man-turns-work-cubicle-into-a-winter-wonderland?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652874/man-turns-work-cubicle-into-a-winter-wonderland?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Man Turns Work Cubicle Into A Winter Wonderland NPR 26 no Jack Makepeace, 24, turned his workspace into an elaborate ice castle guarded by penguins complete with a drawbridge. He sits inside the castle to do work and turns on the log fire screensaver. ACA Sign-Ups Have Lagged For 2019. But What Does That Mean? Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:08:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/12/14/676526601/aca-sign-ups-have-lagged-for-2019-but-what-does-that-mean?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/12/14/676526601/aca-sign-ups-have-lagged-for-2019-but-what-does-that-mean?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition ACA Sign-Ups Have Lagged For 2019. But What Does That Mean? NPR 198 no The pace of enrollment in Affordable Care Act plans is slower than in past years. That could mean fewer people will have health coverage — or that more people are getting insurance via their work. 'The Dark Side Of The Railroad': A Locomotive Engineer's Fraught Legacy With The Rails Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:28 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676039991/the-dark-side-of-the-railroad-a-locomotive-engineer-s-fraught-legacy-with-the-ra?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676039991/the-dark-side-of-the-railroad-a-locomotive-engineer-s-fraught-legacy-with-the-ra?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 'The Dark Side Of The Railroad': A Locomotive Engineer's Fraught Legacy With The Rails NPR 188 no Barnie Botone's grandmother cried when he told her he was a locomotive engineer because an ancestor had been forcibly relocated by train. "The irony, it was too much to bear," he says at StoryCorps. Movie Review: 'The Mule' Has A Personal Feel To It, Says 'LA Times' Film Critic Los Angeles Times film critic Ken Turan about the new movie The Mule, directed by and starring Clint Eastwood.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652937/movie-review-the-mule-has-a-personal-feel-to-it-says-la-times-film-critic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652937/movie-review-the-mule-has-a-personal-feel-to-it-says-la-times-film-critic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Movie Review: 'The Mule' Has A Personal Feel To It, Says 'LA Times' Film Critic NPR Los Angeles Times film critic Ken Turan about the new movie The Mule, directed by and starring Clint Eastwood.]]> 220 no NPR's David Greene talks to<em> Los Angeles Times</em> film critic Ken Turan about the new movie <em>The Mule</em>, directed by and starring Clint Eastwood. Puerto Ricans Angry Over Impending Ban On Cockfighting Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652923/congress-moves-to-ban-cockfighting-in-puerto-rico?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652923/congress-moves-to-ban-cockfighting-in-puerto-rico?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Puerto Ricans Angry Over Impending Ban On Cockfighting NPR 224 no As part of the farm bill, lawmakers on Capitol Hill have voted to ban cockfighting in Puerto Rico. The practice is already banned in all U.S. states, but the island has scores of cockfighting arenas. Trump Plans To Ask The U.S. Military To Pay For The Border Wall Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652916/president-trump-plans-to-ask-the-u-s-military-to-pay-for-the-border-wall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652916/president-trump-plans-to-ask-the-u-s-military-to-pay-for-the-border-wall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Trump Plans To Ask The U.S. Military To Pay For The Border Wall NPR 227 no The president said in a tweet that if Congress does not fund construction of a border wall, he may ask the U.S. military to build it. There is no apparent support for such a move on Capitol Hill. Mexico Is Looking To The U.S. To Fund Their Migrant Marshall Plan Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652909/mexico-is-looking-to-the-u-s-to-fund-their-migrant-marshall-plan?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652909/mexico-is-looking-to-the-u-s-to-fund-their-migrant-marshall-plan?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Mexico Is Looking To The U.S. To Fund Their Migrant Marshall Plan NPR 227 no Mexico proposed what it's calling a new Marshall Plan for Central America and it wants the U.S. to help pay for it. Critics say the new government of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is being naive. 2-Week Climate Conference In Poland Comes To A End Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652902/climate-conference-in-poland-comes-to-a-end?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652902/climate-conference-in-poland-comes-to-a-end?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 2-Week Climate Conference In Poland Comes To A End NPR 136 no Among the attendees to this year's climate conference were several major corporations, which are increasingly committed to reducing the emissions of their own operations. Prosecuting Trump For Campaign Finance Violations Is Not Likely, Columnist Says National Review editor Rich Lowry tells NPR's Rachel Martin that he believes it would be difficult to prosecute President Trump for a campaign finance violation, even after Trump is out of office.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652895/prosecuting-president-trump-for-campaign-finance-violations-is-not-very-likely?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652895/prosecuting-president-trump-for-campaign-finance-violations-is-not-very-likely?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Prosecuting Trump For Campaign Finance Violations Is Not Likely, Columnist Says NPR National Review editor Rich Lowry tells NPR's Rachel Martin that he believes it would be difficult to prosecute President Trump for a campaign finance violation, even after Trump is out of office.]]> 308 no <em>National Review</em> editor Rich Lowry tells NPR's Rachel Martin that he believes it would be difficult to prosecute President Trump for a campaign finance violation, even after Trump is out of office. 'The Jungle' Tells The Stories Inside A Real Refugee Camp In Northern France The Jungle. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with two of its actors, Ammar Haj Ahmad and Milan Ghobsheh.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652888/a-new-play-opens-in-new-york-based-off-a-real-refugee-camp-in-northern-france?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652888/a-new-play-opens-in-new-york-based-off-a-real-refugee-camp-in-northern-france?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 'The Jungle' Tells The Stories Inside A Real Refugee Camp In Northern France NPR The Jungle. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with two of its actors, Ammar Haj Ahmad and Milan Ghobsheh.]]> 405 no A makeshift city full of refugees is the scene for the new off-Broadway play <em>The Jungle</em>. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with two of its actors, Ammar Haj Ahmad and Milan Ghobsheh. Examining The Impact Of U.S. Sanctions Against Other Countries Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652881/looking-at-the-impact-of-u-s-sanctions-against-other-countries?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652881/looking-at-the-impact-of-u-s-sanctions-against-other-countries?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Examining The Impact Of U.S. Sanctions Against Other Countries NPR 216 no The U.S. currently has more economic sanctions in place than at any other time in history. That begs the question: Do sanctions actually work? Pennsylvania Is Giving Out Free Naloxone To Combat Drug Overdoses Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652867/pennsylvania-is-giving-out-free-naloxone-to-combat-drug-overdoses?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652867/pennsylvania-is-giving-out-free-naloxone-to-combat-drug-overdoses?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Pennsylvania Is Giving Out Free Naloxone To Combat Drug Overdoses Sarah Boden 155 no Naloxone — a medication that reverses the effects of opioid overdoses — will be available at nearly 80 locations. The state has one of the nation's highest fatal overdose rates. 3 Years After Flint's Water Crisis, When Will Things Be Back To Normal? Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652860/flint-mayor-discuss-the-cities-water-three-years-after-declaring-a-state-of-emer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652860/flint-mayor-discuss-the-cities-water-three-years-after-declaring-a-state-of-emer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 3 Years After Flint's Water Crisis, When Will Things Be Back To Normal? NPR 266 no Steve Inskeep talks to Mayor Karen Weaver of Flint, Mich., three years after she declared a state of emergency in her city over lead seepage into drinking water. News Brief: Trump Inaugural Committee, Border Wall, Possible Ban On Cockfighting Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652853/news-brief-trumps-inaugural-committee-border-wall-and-a-ban-on-cockfighting?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676652853/news-brief-trumps-inaugural-committee-border-wall-and-a-ban-on-cockfighting?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition News Brief: Trump Inaugural Committee, Border Wall, Possible Ban On Cockfighting NPR 678 no Federal prosecutors are investigating President Trump's inaugural committee spending. The U.S. military may be asked to build a border wall. An effort to ban cockfighting in Puerto Rico is underway. First Latina Elected To Congress Retires With A Warning To Republicans Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676590509/first-latina-elected-to-congress-retires-with-a-warning-to-republicans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676590509/first-latina-elected-to-congress-retires-with-a-warning-to-republicans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition First Latina Elected To Congress Retires With A Warning To Republicans NPR 458 no Florida GOP Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen tells NPR her party is "going backward," focusing on "the white, male conservative" with potentially dire consequences in a changing country. Progress In Peace Talks To Resolve Civil War In Yemen Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:28:38 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676402536/progress-in-peace-talks-to-resolve-civil-war-in-yemen?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676402536/progress-in-peace-talks-to-resolve-civil-war-in-yemen?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Progress In Peace Talks To Resolve Civil War In Yemen NPR 231 no The United Nations secretary general has announced a ceasefire deal for a vital port city on the Red Sea. If it works, it would allow humanitarian aid into the country. Robot Praised On Russian State TV Is Really A Man In A Costume Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:08:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346835/robot-praised-on-russian-state-tv-is-really-a-man-in-a-costume?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346835/robot-praised-on-russian-state-tv-is-really-a-man-in-a-costume?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Robot Praised On Russian State TV Is Really A Man In A Costume NPR 26 no Russian state TV boasted about a robot featured this week at an event for Russia's future intellectual leaders. Many people were stunned by how humanlike the robot was. Man Sues Airlines After He Says His Pinky Got Caught In An Armrest Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:43:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346793/man-sues-airlines-after-pinky-got-caught-in-armrest-for-nearly-an-hour?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346793/man-sues-airlines-after-pinky-got-caught-in-armrest-for-nearly-an-hour?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Man Sues Airlines After He Says His Pinky Got Caught In An Armrest NPR 26 no It's not clear how his finger reportedly got stuck in an armrest of an American Airlines flight for nearly an hour, but he's now suing the airline and the company that operates it. As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676319290/as-election-fraud-probe-centers-on-n-c-s-9th-district-a-cynical-cloud-settles-in?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676319290/as-election-fraud-probe-centers-on-n-c-s-9th-district-a-cynical-cloud-settles-in?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In NPR 202 no "We'll never have any decent people run for office again," said one lifelong Bladen County resident. The district might have to rerun the primary and general elections for Congress. Ask Cokie: 'Lame Duck' Session Of Congress Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346842/ask-cokie-lame-duck-session-of-congress?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346842/ask-cokie-lame-duck-session-of-congress?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Ask Cokie: 'Lame Duck' Session Of Congress NPR 226 no Steve Inskeep talks to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts, who answers listener questions about the lame-duck session of Congress. Florida Congressman Has Yet To Take Office Amid Talk Of Investigations Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346828/florida-congressman-has-yet-to-take-office-as-talk-of-investigations?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346828/florida-congressman-has-yet-to-take-office-as-talk-of-investigations?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Florida Congressman Has Yet To Take Office Amid Talk Of Investigations NPR 128 no Last month, Ross Spano won the race to represent Florida's 15th District. But there there are questions about how he financed his campaign. At least three federal authorities could be involved. Rep. Engel Wants To Investigate 'All Aspects Of Saudi Behavior' Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346821/the-soon-to-be-chair-of-the-house-foreign-affairs-committee-calls-to-hold-hearin?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346821/the-soon-to-be-chair-of-the-house-foreign-affairs-committee-calls-to-hold-hearin?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Rep. Engel Wants To Investigate 'All Aspects Of Saudi Behavior' NPR 211 no The incoming chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Eliot Engel, who took part in the CIA and Pentagon briefings, is calling for the panel to hold hearings on Saudi Arabia starting in 2019. After Another Deadly Disaster, A Call To Hit The Pause Button On Rebuilding Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346814/natural-disasters-and-the-pause-button?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346814/natural-disasters-and-the-pause-button?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition After Another Deadly Disaster, A Call To Hit The Pause Button On Rebuilding NPR 305 no Scientists say too often after deadly natural disasters, like the recent wildfires in California, there is a rush to rebuild, but not always smartly. What's Next Following The Failed No Confidence Vote In The U.K.? Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346807/whats-to-come-following-failed-no-confidence-vote-in-the-uk?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346807/whats-to-come-following-failed-no-confidence-vote-in-the-uk?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition What's Next Following The Failed No Confidence Vote In The U.K.? NPR 371 no Steve Inskeep speaks with conservative MP Nigel Evans in the wake of Wednesday's failed no confidence vote concerning Prime Minister Theresa May. It Has Been A Blistering Week In U.S.-China Relations Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346800/u-s-and-china-clash-on-trade?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346800/u-s-and-china-clash-on-trade?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition It Has Been A Blistering Week In U.S.-China Relations NPR 229 no It appears that China has detained 2 Canadians in possible retaliation for Canada's arrest of a Chinese tech executive. And, a report says China may be scrapping a plan that angered President Trump. The Latest On The Mueller Investigation Following Cohen's Sentencing Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346786/the-latest-on-the-mueller-investigation-following-cohens-sentencing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346786/the-latest-on-the-mueller-investigation-following-cohens-sentencing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition The Latest On The Mueller Investigation Following Cohen's Sentencing NPR 241 no There's been a lot of movement in investigations that involve President Trump and his associates — from the sentencing of Michael Cohen to the revelation of a deal with tabloid publisher AMI. Southern Baptist Seminary Reviews Its Legacy Of Racism Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346779/southern-baptist-seminary-reviews-its-legacy-of-racism?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346779/southern-baptist-seminary-reviews-its-legacy-of-racism?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Southern Baptist Seminary Reviews Its Legacy Of Racism NPR 139 no The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary released a report detailing its history of slavery and racism. The president says the self-examination represents an "honest lament" for its past sins. Former Sen. Cohen And Others Urge Current Leaders To Defend Democracy Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346772/former-sen-william-cohen-among-those-who-urge-current-leaders-to-defend-democrac?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346772/former-sen-william-cohen-among-those-who-urge-current-leaders-to-defend-democrac?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Former Sen. Cohen And Others Urge Current Leaders To Defend Democracy NPR 283 no Steve Inskeep talks to William Cohen, a former senator and secretary of Defense, who is among dozens of former legislators who warned current senators to defend democracy or face dire consequences. Shutting The Government Down Over A Border Wall Isn't Fair, Cole Says Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346758/border-wall-funding-may-lead-to-government-shutdown?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346758/border-wall-funding-may-lead-to-government-shutdown?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Shutting The Government Down Over A Border Wall Isn't Fair, Cole Says NPR 460 no David Greene talks to GOP Rep. Tom Cole about the impasse on funding the government, and Trump's declaration that he could shut down the government. NPR's Domenico Montanaro weighs in on the topic. News Brief: Russia Investigation, Pelosi Term Limit Deal, Migrant Shelters Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346751/news-brief-government-shutdown-pelosi-term-limit-chinas-mixed-signals?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676346751/news-brief-government-shutdown-pelosi-term-limit-chinas-mixed-signals?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition News Brief: Russia Investigation, Pelosi Term Limit Deal, Migrant Shelters NPR 673 no Two sources implicate Trump in illegal campaign contributions. Nancy Pelosi agrees to a term limit to secure House speaker job. Government shelters are filled to near capacity with migrant children. Almost 15,000 Migrant Children Now Held At Nearly Full Shelters Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676300525/almost-15-000-migrant-children-now-held-at-nearly-full-shelters?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676300525/almost-15-000-migrant-children-now-held-at-nearly-full-shelters?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Almost 15,000 Migrant Children Now Held At Nearly Full Shelters NPR 235 no With government shelters across the country nearing capacity, officials are considering a range of options from releasing the children more quickly to building more tent cities. A Song Of Tribute To The Lost Town Of Paradise Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676226073/a-song-of-tribute-to-the-lost-town-of-paradise?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676226073/a-song-of-tribute-to-the-lost-town-of-paradise?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition A Song Of Tribute To The Lost Town Of Paradise NPR 215 no A songwriting duo from Paradise, Calif., wrote an ode to their hometown, destroyed in last month's Camp Fire, called "One of these days." They've just released a professionally produced version. In 'Roma,' A Director Re-Creates The City — And The Caretaker — Of His Youth Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676190124/in-roma-a-director-recreates-the-city-and-the-caretaker-of-his-youth?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676190124/in-roma-a-director-recreates-the-city-and-the-caretaker-of-his-youth?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition In 'Roma,' A Director Re-Creates The City -- And The Caretaker -- Of His Youth NPR 419 no Alfonso Cuarón, now an Oscar-winning filmmaker, has a new movie set in his childhood neighborhood in Mexico City. But it's really about the live-in nanny and housekeeper who helped raise him. Nurse Denied Life Insurance Because She Carries Naloxone Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/12/13/674586548/nurse-denied-life-insurance-because-she-carries-naloxone?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/12/13/674586548/nurse-denied-life-insurance-because-she-carries-naloxone?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Nurse Denied Life Insurance Because She Carries Naloxone Martha Bebinger 233 no The U.S. surgeon general has called on "bystanders" to be equipped with the opioid reversal drug to save lives. But when a nurse answered that call, her application for life insurance was denied. Why? Economic Implications On Britain Of Brexit Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep speaks with George Parker, Financial Times political editor, about the potential economic impact of the latest Brexit developments.]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:49:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676039372/economic-implications-on-britain-of-brexit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676039372/economic-implications-on-britain-of-brexit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Economic Implications On Britain Of Brexit NPR Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep speaks with George Parker, Financial Times political editor, about the potential economic impact of the latest Brexit developments.]]> 192 no <em>Morning Edition </em>host Steve Inskeep speaks with George Parker, <em>Financial Times </em>political editor, about the potential economic impact of the latest Brexit developments. Latest On Marriott Hotel Records Hack The New York Times. NPR talks to Glenn Thrush, a reporter on the story.]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:03:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676029943/latest-on-marriott-hotel-records-hack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676029943/latest-on-marriott-hotel-records-hack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Latest On Marriott Hotel Records Hack NPR The New York Times. NPR talks to Glenn Thrush, a reporter on the story.]]> 227 no Chinese intelligence appears to be behind the hack of Marriott hotels that exposed 500 million guest records, according to <em>The New York Times</em>. NPR talks to Glenn Thrush, a reporter on the story. Latest Developments In Parliament As May Faces No Confidence Vote Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:30:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676028755/latest-developments-in-parliament-as-may-faces-no-confidence-vote?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676028755/latest-developments-in-parliament-as-may-faces-no-confidence-vote?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Latest Developments In Parliament As May Faces No Confidence Vote NPR 234 no NPR's Steve Inskeep speaks with John Peet of The Economist about the latest developments in Parliament as British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a no confidence vote. Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Border Wall Funding Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:28:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676002237/trump-threatens-government-shutdown-over-border-wall-funding?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676002237/trump-threatens-government-shutdown-over-border-wall-funding?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Border Wall Funding NPR 482 no Trump says he's determined to build a border wall and will shut down the government unless Congress pays for it. Steve Inskeep talks to Ohio Rep. Warren Davidson on the possibilities for a compromise. British Prime Minister Theresa May Faces No Confidence Vote From Her Party Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:19:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676004203/british-prime-minister-theresa-may-faces-no-confidence-vote-from-her-party?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676004203/british-prime-minister-theresa-may-faces-no-confidence-vote-from-her-party?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition British Prime Minister Theresa May Faces No Confidence Vote From Her Party NPR 206 no Theresa May is fighting to keep her job as members of her party seek to oust her in a no-confidence vote. This comes in the wake of her failed efforts to win support for Brexit plan. Wilkes-Barre Residents Fill A Pothole With A Christmas Tree Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:15:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987882/wilkes-barre-residents-fill-a-pothole-with-a-christmas-tree?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987882/wilkes-barre-residents-fill-a-pothole-with-a-christmas-tree?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Wilkes-Barre Residents Fill A Pothole With A Christmas Tree NPR 28 no Residents reported a pothole in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., and decided to fill the hole with a Christmas tree. City officials have since covered the pothole with a metal plate and made plans to fill it. Theresa May's Leadership Challenged In Wake Of Brexit Chaos Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:19:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987831/theresa-mays-leadership-challenged-in-wake-of-brexit-chaos?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987831/theresa-mays-leadership-challenged-in-wake-of-brexit-chaos?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Theresa May's Leadership Challenged In Wake Of Brexit Chaos NPR 233 no British Prime Minster Theresa May faces a vote of no confidence. And it comes after May scrapped a vote at the last minute on her deeply unpopular Brexit divorce agreement. 9 Years After Accidentally Flushing Diamond Ring Down The Toilet, It Reappears Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:18:50 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987845/9-years-after-accidentally-flushing-diamond-ring-down-the-toilet-it-reappears?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987845/9-years-after-accidentally-flushing-diamond-ring-down-the-toilet-it-reappears?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 9 Years After Accidentally Flushing Diamond Ring Down The Toilet, It Reappears NPR 29 no Paula Stanton accidentally flushed her diamond wedding ring while cleaning the bathroom. She mentioned it to a city worker, Ted Gogol, who was doing work near her home when he found the ring. 3 People Are Dead After A Shooting At A Christmas Market In France Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:18:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987889/3-dead-at-a-shooting-in-a-christmas-market-in-france?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987889/3-dead-at-a-shooting-in-a-christmas-market-in-france?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 3 People Are Dead After A Shooting At A Christmas Market In France NPR 221 no A manhunt is underway in Strasbourg, France, after a shooter opened fire near the city's famous Christmas market. Authorities say at least three people are dead and 13 others wounded. Trump Proposes New Definition Of Protections Under Clean Water Act Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:18:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987873/president-trump-proposed-a-new-definition-of-what-waters-fall-under-clean-water?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/675987873/president-trump-proposed-a-new-definition-of-what-waters-fall-under-clean-water?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Trump Proposes New Definition Of Protections Under Clean Water Act NPR 215 no The Trump administration's rollback of a major clean water rule is sure to face legal challenges.