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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 05:00:00 -0400The White House hopes lawmakers show movement on a tax overhaul and health care. Defense Secretary James Mattis is in Afghanistan. And, 2 French presidential candidates will be in a runoff next month.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 04:44:00 -0400The Osage tribe in Oklahoma became spectacularly wealthy in the early 1900s — and then members started turning up dead. David Grann's Killers of the Flower Moon describes the dark plot against them.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 04:36:00 -0400Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley's new series is set in the U.K. during the 1970s, when immigrants of color from former colonies were coming there for work, but finding little opportunity.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 04:24:00 -0400The former Kinks leader speaks with Steve Inskeep about Americana, a musical distillation of his sometimes tumultuous life as British rock star in the U.S.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:56:00 -0400Polk, who provoked war with Mexico, is buried on the Tennessee state Capitol grounds, his third burial place since he was laid to rest in 1849.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:27:00 -0400On Day 2 of his confirmation hearing, the U.S. Supreme Court nominee answers one question before the Senate Judiciary Committee with this: "I have one client, it's the law."
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:48:00 -0400In the 1840s, two British crews vanished while seeking a passage through the ice at the top of the world. Paul Watson became "obsessed with the mystery" and tells the story in his new book Ice Ghosts.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 04:59:00 -0400Bono and The Edge explain why, 30 years later, the biggest-selling album of their career feels disquietingly resonant.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:39:00 -0500Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday morning. We discuss how Trump's idea of "America first" squares with traditional Republican ideas.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:28:00 -0500The Trump administration is denying a CNN report that it tried to enlist the FBI to rebut stories of contacts between Russian intelligence officials and people associated with the Trump campaign.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500Three Utah voters who attended Rep. Jason Chaffetz's raucous town hall, including one who voted for him in November, talk about their reasons for protesting.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 04:58:00 -0500Two weeks into Trump's presidency, we talk voters in Johnstown, Pa., about what they're thinking. The industrial city in the western part of the state voted overwhelmingly for Trump.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 05:04:00 -0500Career foreign service officer Tom Countryman was an acting undersecretary for arms control until he was dismissed last week. In a farewell speech, he urged his colleagues to protect the Constitution.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:06:00 -0500Two former White House ethics lawyers — Richard Painter and Norm Eisen — are part of a legal team filing suit against President Trump — alleging violation of the Constitution's Emoluments Clause.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 11:10:00 -0500Officers in Milan shot and killed the suspect in the Berlin Christmas market attack. Now there are questions about how the man, who had a criminal record, was able to get into France and then Italy.