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Trump's Agenda May Be Doomed Unless He Learns That 'Little' Stuff Matters

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0400

The president showed little interest in policy details. If he continues to focus superficially on getting a win instead of learning, Republicans warn that his priorities will continue to be derailed.

For Gideon, Infection With a Common Virus Caused Rare Birth Defects

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

Cytomegalovirus is everywhere, and it usually doesn't make people sick. But if a woman gets infected while pregnant, in rare cases it can cause serious problems for the baby.

If Sleep Escapes You, Dial This Number

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:41 -0400

Mattress company Casper has created a hotline where callers can listen to sleep-inducing sounds. Like, the ocean. Or the history of the cocktail weiner.

Living With Zika In Puerto Rico Means Watching, Waiting And Fearing Judgment

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:41 -0400

The Zika virus may have infected more than one million people in Puerto Rico, including thousands of pregnant women. Doctors are watching babies born to infected moms who don't show birth defects.

When America Needed Them, 'The Waltons' Were There

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

Forty-five years ago The Waltons debuted on television. It chronicled a family living through the Great Depression and was based on the creator's early life in a tiny town in North Carolina.

House Ethics Leader Pushes For Examination Of Trump's Alleged Russia Ties

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

Rep. Ted Deutch, the top Democrat on the House Ethics Committee, is calling for an independent investigation into Russia's alleged ties to the Trump campaign and White House.

At Least 500 Demonstrators Arrested In Moscow

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

Thousands of Russians protested against corruption in what appears to be the largest public demonstrations in the past few years. The crowds gathered to protest government corruption, many calling for Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's resignation. The main leader of the anti-corruption movement, Alexei Navalny, was detained.

Health Care On Hold As Trump Administration Turns To Climate Change Regulations

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

After last week's failed repeal of the Affordable Care Act, President Trump and Republicans in Congress turn their focus to regaining momentum in the days ahead. A look at what's on the agenda for Congress and the Trump administration.

What's Next For Health Care On The Hill?

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

It could be a tough week for President Trump and Capitol Hill, after struggling to pass the health care replacement bill. Jim Hobart, a Republican pollster, talks us through what to expect.

New Chief Minister For India's Largest State Has Tumultuous First Week

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

A holy man, recently installed as the chief minister of India's largest state, is stirring things up. A meat crackdown began within 48 hours of Yogi Adityanath <>, the new leader, assuming office. Critics say this has antagonized the country's largest religious minority: its Muslims.

EPA Chief: Trump Plans To Kill Obama-era Clean Power Plan

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

The Trump administration is expected this week to unveil its executive order undoing President Obama's Clean Power Plan, which aimed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from power plants.

Trapped Civilians Complicate U.S. Efforts in Northern Syria And Iraq

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

NPR's Pentagon Correspondent Tom Bowman explains U.S. and coalition efforts to retake the Syrian city of Raqqa and the ongoing fight for the Iraqi city of Mosul. Recent airstrikes in Mosul may have led to the deaths of more than one hundred civilians, including women and children.

Special Immigrant Visa Holders Still Face Questioning Upon Reaching U.S.

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

Visa holders who worked with the U.S. overseas say they've been detained and threatened with deportation upon arrival in the country, but federal officials say there is broad discretion to deny entry.

Lawyer Sues Trump, Saying He'd Rather Not

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

"I think people are afraid to put their name on a lawsuit against the president," Jeffrey Lovitky says. "There is a sense that Donald Trump can be very difficult on people who oppose him."

Emma Donoghue Helps Kids Deal With Dementia (And Still Has Fun) In 'The Lotterys'

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:06:00 -0400

Emma Donoghue tackles a tough topic with light and humor in The Lotterys Plus One, her new kids' book about a boisterous blended family learning to accommodate a difficult grandfather with dementia.