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Ex-U.S. Spy May Escape Prison In 'Extraordinary Rendition' Case

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:48:05 -0500

Former CIA officer Sabrina De Sousa is close to a deal that would save her from prison time in Italy following a conviction related to the kidnapping of a terror suspect in 2003.



Filmmaker Uses Whitman Poetry To Explore American Identity

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:40:00 -0500

Jennifer Crandall spent the last two years traveling around Alabama, asking unsuspecting strangers to read from Walt Whitman's 1855 poem "Song of Myself."



DNA Tests Find Subway Chicken Only 50 Percent Meat, Canadian Media Reports

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:39:00 -0500

The CBC's investigative consumer show Marketplace ordered the DNA analysis. The sandwich chain unilaterally denies the accusation, with a spokesman calling the claims "absolutely false."



Trump Gets Good Marks From Supporters For Speech, But Can He Move It Forward?

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:34:00 -0500

After a chaotic first month in office, Trump got good marks for delivering a speech that was normal — but his address was noticeably light on policy specifics.



H7N9 Bird Flu Cases On The Rise In China

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:33:00 -0500

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has put the H7N9 bird flu strain at the top of its list of pandemic threats.



Henry Clay: Statesman And 'Great Compromiser'

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:25:00 -0500

Historian Harlow Giles Unger says Clay helped to preserve the union in the half-century before the Civil War.



Economic Trends, Medical Advances Threaten America's Blood Bank Industry

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:20:00 -0500

Health economists are pointing to a more recent and serious trend that runs the risk of upending the nation's emergency blood supply.



A Foreign Businessman's Murder Pauses Philippine Drug War, But For How Long?

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:18:27 -0500

President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs has led to 7,500 deaths. But after a Korean businessman was killed, Duterte ordered the national police to stand down from their leading role in the drug war.



Positive Reviews For Trump Speech Could Bump Up Against Reality

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:11:00 -0500

Despite the president's softer tone in his speech Tuesday night, a number of questions remain as to how he might work with Congress to achieve his goals.



Trump's Shift In Tone Fails To Sway One House Democrat

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:06:00 -0500

Rep. Steve Cohen, a Democrat from Tennessee, shares his take on President Trump's first speech to Congress Tuesday night.



The Austin 100

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:00:00 -0500

Download 100 handpicked, totally free songs from the best new artists performing at SXSW 2017.



Trump Highlighted This Unusual School Choice Idea Last Night

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:40:00 -0500

The president's guest, Denisha Merriweather, received Florida's tax credit scholarship, which allows students to attend private schools.



You're Listening To The Austin 100 Playlist

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:09:00 -0500

You're Listening To The Austin 100 Playlist



Experience More At NPR.ORG/SXSW

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:05:34 -0500

Experience More At NPR.ORG/SXSW



Italy Grants Partial Clemency To Ex-CIA Officer Over Extraordinary Rendition

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:03:00 -0500

Sabrina De Sousa is one of 26 Americans convicted in absentia by an Italian court over the 2003 kidnapping of a Muslim cleric. She had been moments away from being extradited from Portugal to Italy.