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Trump Meets Netanyahu And Affirms Recognition Of Jerusalem As Israel's Capital

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 1:18pm

Trump's position would reverse long-standing U.S. policy. Netanyahu is expected to meet with Hillary Clinton later on Sunday.

Lester Holt's Moment

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 10:05am

For NBC's Lester Holt, who took the anchor chair after Brian Williams was caught exaggerating, Monday's presidential debate has big stakes and bigger risks.

Donald Trump's Run Isn't Dampening Ohio Republican Senate Race

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 7:35am

Donald Trump's campaign is not weighing down Republican Senate candidates across the country as Democrats had initially hoped. In Ohio, the GOP Senate candidate has a big lead over the Democrat.

Talking Debate Strategy Before Monday Night

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 7:35am

NPR's Rachel Martin talks with conservative commentator Beth Myers and Democratic strategist Bill Burton about what they will be watching for in the first presidential debate on Monday.

First 2016 Presidential Debate Preview

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 7:35am

The first presidential debate of 2016 is Monday night in Hempstead, N.Y. It could be a major turning point in the race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Hillary Clinton's Plan For America's Students

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 5:00am

In advance of the first debate, a rundown of the Democratic presidential candidate's positions.

Live! From New York! It's Monday Night! And Possibly The Most-Watched Debate

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 5:00am

This campaign cycle's primary debates grew heated as the contests on each side became more competitive but those debates map pale in comparison to Monday's general election debate.

Newspaper Endorsements Matter Most When They're Unexpected

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 2:00pm

The New York Times endorsed Hillary Clinton on Saturday, but an endorsement that came the day before from a smaller paper may matter more to its readers, for the simple fact that it was unexpected.

Monday's Debate Latest In History Of (Sometimes) Memorable Encounters

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 9:30am

The presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York is the first of three scheduled this campaign season.

Political Trends In Medicine: How Does Election Season Affect Our Health?

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:47am

NPR's Scott Simon talks politics with Sally Satel, a clinical psychiatrist and medical policy expert. She follows political trends in medicine.

Setting The Scene: Monday's Presidential Debate

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:47am

The stage is set for what could be a pivotal moment in the race for president: the first debate between candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. It takes place Monday at Hofstra University.

The Latest On New Jersey 'Bridgegate' Trial

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:47am

All week, jurors in New Jersey have been hearing about how aides to Gov. Chris Christie orchestrated the closure of lanes on the George Washington Bridge in 2013. We'll catch up on the trial.

How Will Bernie Sanders Supporters Vote?

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:47am

Scott Simon speaks to Jeff Weaver, former campaign manager for Bernie Sanders about how the Bernie coalition will vote in November.

Setting The Scene: Monday's Presidential Debate In Chicago

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:47am

The stage is set for what could be a pivotal moment in the race for president: the first debate between candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. It takes place Monday at Hofstra University.

Ted Cruz Endorses Donald Trump

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:47am

Ted Cruz has reversed a long held position and endorsed Donald Trump for president. Scott Simon discusses what the endorsement means with Ron Elving, senior editor for NPR's Washington Desk.

Your Cheat Sheet To The Issues That Could Come Up In The Presidential Debate

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 5:00am

From jobs and taxes to health care and immigration, there are a host of issues that will come up Monday night. Here's what you should know to get smart quick.

Congress Has One Week Left To Keep The Government Running Past September

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 4:00am

Congress has one job to do this month before its October recess: make a deal to keep the government funded past Sept. 30. But that hasn't happened yet.

Obama Vetoes Bill To Allow Sept. 11 Victims To Sue Saudi Government

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 6:22pm

The president warned that the bill could undermine government actions to fight government-sponsored terrorism and threaten the immunity that protects many U.S. citizens, including military, overseas.

Candidates Want To Raise The Economic Tide To Lift Opportunity, But How?

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 4:45pm

Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump talk about increasing opportunities for coming generations. Some analysts say boosting economic growth would help, but the way there is complicated.

First-Time Voters In Iowa Process Unusual Presidential Election

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 3:42pm

For many voters, 2016 seems like an unusual election compared to what they've seen in past years. For the youngest voters this year, it's the only one they've participated in.

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