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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:28:00 -0500Turkish and Ghanaian organized crime rings are said to have issued legitimate and counterfeit visas for $6,000 to people from across West Africa. They bribed corrupt officials to look the other way.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:20:00 -0500Ryan Speedo Green is the bass-baritone taking the opera world by storm. But life for Green didn’t start out that way.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:11:00 -0500Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Jim Pauley, president of the National Fire Protection Association, about fire prevention and protection.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:06:00 -0500NPR's Ron Elving joins Here & Now’s Robin Young to discuss developments in Trump's cabinet selections, and statements on China.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:00:30 -0500Sure, brown rice is better for you than refined white rice. But if you cringe when you see it on sushi, there's good reason behind that, and it's rooted in flavor science and biochemistry.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:55:55 -0500Your friend shares a story on Facebook. You read the headline and you think it's too good to be true, but it looks like it's from a news site. Experts offer tips to help you sniff out fact from fake.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:55:13 -0500Ben Chasny resets the dial of his long-running project with a momentous folk-blues burner. Chris Corsano, Circuit Des Yeux's Haley Fohr and Bitchin Bajas' Cooper Crain join in.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:52:00 -0500Amid the prevalence of fake news during and since the election, teachers across the country are getting questions from students about various conspiracy theories.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:45:00 -0500Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with NPR's Nathan Rott about the latest developments, and the possibilities for the pipeline project's future.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:37:38 -0500Antonino Fernandez, who made his fortune from Corona beer, died in Mexico in August at 98. But he never forgot where he came from — a tiny village in northern Spain that he helped support for decades.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:33:16 -0500The big winners in the referendum are Italy's two major euroskeptic parties — the anti-immigration Northern League and the maverick 5-Star Movement, which waged vitriolic campaigns.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:33:00 -0500Guitars are made from some of the rarest woods on Earth, and they grow in parts of the world hit hard by deforestation.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:29:00 -0500The U.S. government is seeking the death penalty for Dylann Roof, accused of killing nine people at a historically black church in Charleston, S.C. The 22-year-old had asked to represent himself.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:26:00 -0500The incumbent McCrory conceded in a YouTube message just as the recount that he requested came to a conclusion. The state's Democratic attorney general, Roy Cooper, will be the state's 75th governor.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:20:54 -0500Tell us what your top five new albums were in 2016. We'll compile a list of the 25 most popular picks and share them in the All Songs Considered podcast Dec. 13.