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First Presidential Debate Stage Is Set For Clinton And Trump

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:21:00 -0400

Amid a tightening race, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are set to face off beginning at 9 p.m. ET for the first of three presidential debates.

Online Trackers Follow Our Digital Shadow By 'Fingerprinting' Browsers, Devices

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:58:00 -0400

Online tracking is no longer about "cookies." New technology helps trackers to link online breadcrumbs — including across devices — through browser settings, battery levels and other details.

Accused Washington State Mall Gunman Confesses To Killing 5 People

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:27:00 -0400

20-year-old Arcan Cetin was arrested Saturday evening after the shooting in Burlington, Wash., on Friday. He is charged with five counts of first-degree murder.

Walking Fends Off Disability, And It's Not Too Late To Start

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:18:00 -0400

Nobody wants to spend the last few decades of their lives in a wheelchair. People in their 70s and 80s recovered more quickly from physical setbacks if they remained active, a study finds.

World Cafe Next: Brent Cobb

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:13:50 -0400

The Nashville songwriter's major-label debut is reminiscent of Kris Kristofferson, Billy Joe Shaver and James Taylor all at once. Hear two songs.

Kyle Craft On World Cafe

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:57:15 -0400

Craft's music combines the influences of his Louisiana hometown and David Bowie; you might call it "Southern glam." Hear a conversation and performance.

Tracking Election Coverage: September 11-24

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:54:44 -0400

Candidate coverage evened out a bit in the past two weeks.

Wells Fargo's Unauthorized Accounts Likely Hurt Customers' Credit Scores

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:53:00 -0400

Regulators say millions of unapproved credit card and bank accounts were opened for Wells Fargo customers. A big question is how to compensate those whose credit scores were hurt by what the bank did.

On Race And The Police: A Few Bad Apples Or Systemic Failure?

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:50:25 -0400

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Clemson University professor Chenjerai Kumanyika about how he's discussing race and the criminal justice system with students in light of recent police-involved shootings.

What You Want To Know About The Presidential Debate

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:50:24 -0400

Our Politics Podcast team takes questions from listeners before Monday night's first presidential debate.

Presidential Campaign Reaches Major Juncture With First Clinton-Trump Debate

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:46:54 -0400

With a close race, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump enter Monday night's presidential debate in Hempstead, N.Y., with the course of the campaign on the line.

From Humble Roots, Arnold Palmer Changed How People Viewed His Sport

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:46:00 -0400

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Michael Bamberger, a senior writer at Sports Illustrated, about the legacy of Arnold Palmer. He died Sunday at age 87.

Colombia, Rebels Sign Treaty To End Latin America's Oldest Guerrilla War

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:46:00 -0400

Colombia's president and the leader of the FARC guerrillas formally sign a peace accord Monday, ending 50 years of conflict that killed more than 200,000 people.

Debating While Female: How Gender Affects Perceptions

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:46:00 -0400

Pundits have said Hillary Clinton doesn't smile enough or is too emotional. These are familiar critiques, Anna Waters, a former high school debater-turned-coach, tells NPR's Ari Shapiro.

Clinton And Trump Meet In First Presidential Debate

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:46:00 -0400

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump bring different skills to the debate stage, and each has been preparing in different ways for their first encounter Monday night.