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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:03:00 -0400As the Chicago Cubs compete for their first World Series title since 1908, fans are decorating grave sites of loved ones at cemeteries across the area. For many, the Cubs' success is bittersweet.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:12:00 -0400Filmmakers Carter McCormick and Paula Sprenger recently wrapped up a month as artists-in-residence at Dry Tortugas National Park, 70 miles west of Key West. No phone, TV, Internet or other people.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:13 -0400Barry Gibbons recently broke the record for most rounds of golf played, walking. He tells us why he decided to break this Guinness record and how it's affected his health and marriage.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:12 -0400NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Roz Wyman, an 86-year-old Hillary Clinton supporter from California. She was the youngest person to ever be elected to the Los Angeles City Council and has dedicated her life to electing women to office.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400For the first time in a quarter century, the United States is abstaining on a United Nations vote calling for an end to the embargo on Cuba. This comes nearly two years after President Obama and Raul Castro announced a warming of relations between the two nations.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400Democrats need a wave election to win the 30 seats they need to flip the House. But even with Hillary Clinton gaining in polls, Republicans are likely to hold onto their House majority, albeit a slimmer one.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400Kelly's unexpected dispute with former House Speaker Newt Gingrich illuminates why Trump's poll numbers are crashing. Gingrich attempted to lecture Kelly on her fascination with sex and scandal.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400The average price for health insurance policies under the Affordable Care Act will rise by 22 percent next year, though the costs to individual consumers will still vary. A California woman reacts to the new prices and considers her options.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Sebastian Mallaby, who wrote an article in The Guardian about living in an era dominated by economic experts and its recent challenges.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400Before Hillary Clinton even officially announced her candidacy for president, she was answering questions about the private email server she used as secretary of state. That controversy is back in the spotlight with a new WikiLeaks release.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400Donald Trump attended the grand opening of his new hotel in Washington, D.C., Wednesday. It's the latest instance where the candidate has brought campaign media attention to his businesses.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to White House photographer Pete Souza about photographing the president and his tenure in the role.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400GOP Rep. Scott Garrett's big backers on Wall Street pulled their support after his anti-gay comments went public. Polls show Democratic challenger Josh Gottheimer is within striking distance.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400Elliot Ackerman is a decorated former Marine who was an infantry officer in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2004. He just returned to Fallujah on assignment for Esquire magazine and tells NPR's Kelly McEvers about the changes in the city after it was liberated from ISIS. He also visited the front lines in the battle for Mosul.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:47:00 -0400NPR's Audie Cornish checks back in with Anita Lynch, a 74-year-old delegate for Bernie Sanders from Denver. She is a former science teacher and substance abuse counselor. As part of our series of voter conversations, we reconnect with voters and take the temperature of how they're feeling about the election since we last met them.