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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:15:00 -0500Confirmation hearings scheduled before Inauguration Day including Education Secretary-designate Betsy DeVos and Scott Pruitt, nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:00:22 -0500Listen to the blues legend share his memories of the powerful message Dr. King delivered when they met.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:07:00 -0500In a new collection, 16 essayists describe how Michelle Obama helped change the perception of black women and the White House.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:54:26 -0500Outside London, the train had slowed to a crawl behind the bird. The British news site Metro said one guy got on the tracks and frantically waved his laptop at the swan, who was finally captured.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:04:00 -0500The Chargers announced the NFL team is moving to Los Angeles for the 2017 season. Fans know now their relationship with the team wasn't forever. Fans that got tattoos want them off.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:00:22 -0500Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones says school segregation will continue to exist in America "as long as individual parents continue to make choices that only benefit their own children."
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500Announcer Charlie Brotman has been the voice of every inaugural parade for six decades. He reflects on how he got the job from a chance encounter with President Dwight Eisenhower.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500Rachel Martin talks to Sally Boynton Brown, the executive director of the Idaho Democratic Party, who is running for the chair of the Democratic National Committee.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500If you like to travel and need a unique gift, try Manaus international airport, which is in the middle of the Amazon Rain Forest. It has what may be the world's only airport fish shop.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500After 146 years, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is packing up for good. Morning Edition visits a show in Florida to get reaction from fans.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500Iraqi forces with U.S. help have pressed deep into the ISIS-held city of Mosul but progress is still slow and dangerous. The scene may soon shift to an area where ISIS has more support.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500It's inauguration season in Washington, D.C. Many of us revel in the pomp and circumstance — yet we have another side to our psychology that enjoys seeing the powerful fall from grace.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500British politicians warned a vote for Brexit would damage the economy of the United Kingdom. Six months after the referendum, its economy is doing much better than predicted. Why?
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500Analysts are looking back on the Iran nuclear deal. It was a year ago that sanctions were lifted, prisoners exchanged and the inspections of Iran's nuclear program came under full operation.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:58:00 -0500No woman made the list of nominations for the Director's Guild of America's top prize. A report from San Diego State University shows not much progress has been made for female directors in Hollywood.