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British Reaction To Brexit Outcome; Cameron To Step Down

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

David Greene talks to former British Ambassador to the U.S. Peter Westmacott about the results of the Brexit referendum in Britain.

Brexit Votes Are Totaled: United Kingdom Votes To Leave The European Union

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

Final results of the Brexit vote have been announced: The U.K. will leave the European Union. We get results and analysis of Britain's EU referendum from NPR's Frank Langfitt in London, Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson in Berlin and Jim Zarroli in New York on the market reaction.

Real Roadies Find New Showtime Series Unrealistic

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

Cameron Crowe's new show Roadies chronicles the backstage world of rock-n-roll, focusing on roadies. The long-awaited show, a comedic drama, premieres Sunday on Showtime.

Supreme Court Issues Orders On Immigration, Affirmative Action

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

The high court deadlocked on one major issue but decided another — handing President Obama a setback on immigration but affirming a constitutional role for affirmative action in college admissions.

EU Keeps Calm As Britain Decides To Carry On Without It

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

Vote totals confirm that Britain will be leaving the European Union. Reporter Lauren Frayer, NPR's John Ydstie and Suzanne Lynch of The Irish Times, report on the outcome of Thursday's referendum.

Clinton Camp Ponders: How To Introduce A Candidate Who Needs No Introduction?

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

Hillary Clinton's financial advantage gives her campaign the opportunity to own the airwaves. With her high negative ratings, the campaign is using ads to reintroduce Clinton to voters in key states.

Deadlocked Supreme Court Fails To Revive Obama's Immigration Plan

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

The court's tie vote blocked the administration's controversial attempt to help millions of unauthorized immigrant families. The case goes back to the court of a conservative federal judge in Texas.

Bluegrass Hall Of Famer Ralph Stanley Dies At 89

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

Together with his brother Carter, the Stanley Brothers created a smooth duet sound but it was Ralph's a capella rendition of "O Death" that took his name and voice beyond the bluegrass audience.

How Britain's Vote To Leave The EU Affects Russia And The U.S.

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

British voters opt to leave the 28-nation EU bloc. David Rennie, of "The Economist" explains the impact of the vote on the U.S. economy. NPR's Corey Flintoff talks about if Russia could be an unlikely beneficiary of Brexit.

2nd Acquittal In Freddie Gray Case Is A Blow To Baltimore Prosecutors

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

The police officer facing the most serious charges in the death of Freddie Gray has been acquitted on all counts. That's prompting calls for prosecutors to reconsider charges against other officers.

Orlando Club Reopens After 49 Patrons Were Killed In Deadliest U.S. Shooting

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 4:04am

It was Latin Night at Pulse when a gunman opened fire inside the Orlando club, killing 49 people and inuring dozens more. Nearly two weeks later, the LGBT club again hosted Latin Night.

Fermentation Fervor: Here's How Chefs Boost Flavor And Health

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 3:32am

As more chefs experiment with microorganisms to transform ingredients and create new flavors, fermentation has gone from ancient preservation technique to culinary tool du jour.

Out Of Ashes, An Unwavering Resolve: 'That's The Legacy. We Never Ran Away'

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 3:31am

Before the Orlando shooting, the deadliest attack on LGBT people in the U.S. happened at a New Orleans gay bar. Decades later, a pastor recalls the fire's brutal — but, somehow, hopeful — aftermath.

A Victory For Affirmative Action, And For Many Colleges A Sigh Of Relief

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 4:30pm

By a 4-3 vote, the Supreme Court has upheld the use of race in admissions at the University of Texas at Austin. Much of higher education welcomed the decision.

Incident At Theater Rattles A Nervous Germany

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 11:59am

An armed man is reportedly dead after a SWAT team was sent into a cinema in a small town near Mannheim.

Officer Caesar Goodson Acquitted Of All Counts In Freddie Gray Case

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 11:15am

A Baltimore judge has rendered a verdict in the case against the officer who faced the most serious counts of six officers charged in connection with Gray's death in April of 2015.

Supreme Court Decisions Uphold Affirmative Action, Shelve Immigration Program

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 11:07am

Two major decisions from the high court Thursday: one upholding affirmative action in college admissions, and one shelving President Obama's program protecting immigrants in the country illegally.

Sandwich Fixins Strewn About N.J. Highway; Cash Litters R.I. Road

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 6:00am

Police in Piscataway, N.J., say a truck carrying a load of deli meat collided with a truck carrying bread. In Providence, R.I., $20,000 vanished when the back door of an armored car popped open.

Iceland Eliminates Austria In European Soccer Tournament

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 5:46am

For Iceland, with its population of about 300,000 people, just being in a round of the European Championship was a big deal. It is the smallest country in the tournament ever.

Trump's Visit To Scotland Comes During EU Referendum Vote

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 4:01am

Donald Trump is taking a detour from his presidential election campaign and heading to Scotland to visit one of his luxury golf resorts. David Greene talks to Scottish MP Alex Salmond.




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