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Florida And Georgia Voter Follow Through; Support Their Candidates

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

On this morning after the election, we check in with Annie Ruiz of Florida, who supported Donald Trump, and Suzanne Menarcine in Georgia, who supported Hillary Clinton.

View From Asia: Reaction To Trump's White House Victory

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

In Asia, there's a lot of stunned reactions regionally to Donald Trump beating Hillary Clinton — and as is the case with global markets, there is real uncertainty.

Voter Check-In: Clinton Supporter

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

On this morning after the presidential election, we check back in with a number of voters we met over the months including Diana Font of Florida, who told us she would be supporting Hillary Clinton.

What Happens To Obamacare In A Trump Administration?

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:03am

While Donald Trump campaigned for the presidency, he repeatedly said he would get rid of the Affordable Care Act. What will happen to Obamacare? Also, we monitor how financial markets are doing.

In Line At An Orlando Polling Station, Voters Report Relief, Anxiety

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 9:22am

David Greene talks to Renata Sago of member station WMFE, who's in Orlando, Fla., talking to early morning voters.

Voters In Canton, Ohio, Turn Out For Their Presidential Candidate

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 6:47am

Ohio is a swing state and both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been courting voters there. Some voters in Canton say this election is the most important of their lifetimes.

Astronaut Shane Kimbrough Casts Ultimate Absentee Ballot

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 6:07am

Kimbrough is on the International Space Station but a Texas law lets him vote in Houston, where NASA astronauts are based.

Ease Election Anxiety By Looking At Cute Animals

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 6:03am

For those feeling a little sressed out this Election Day, the San Francisco Zoo is live streaming the antics of three fluffy red pandas. And, USA Today is offering photos and videos of adorable dogs.

'SNL' Kept Up The Tradition Of Taking Aim At Presidential Candidates

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

David Greene and Steve Inskeep explore how NBC's Saturday Night Live has handled political humor this year.

Rep. Dingell: Clinton Understands What It Means To Be A Working Man Or Woman

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

Over the past six presidential elections, Michigan has voted for the Democratic candidate. Renee Montagne talks to Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell of Michigan about Hillary Clinton's campaign.

Ferdinand Marcos Granted Hero's Burial By Philippines Supreme Court

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

The court voted to permit former President Ferdinand Marcos to be buried in Manila's Heroes Cemetery. Marcos' remains have been on display in a glass sarcophagus since his death in 1989.

Trump Ends Campaigning By Visiting Must-Win States

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

The rallies have ended, and it's officially Election Day. Donald Trump capped off his 2016 run early Tuesday morning with a rally in the state of Michigan, an unlikely target for a GOP candidate.

Pakistan May Deport Afghan Girl From 1985 'National Geographic' Cover

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

The green-eyed Afghan Girl made famous when she appeared on the cover of National Geographic Magazine in 1985 has pleaded guilty to carrying fake identity papers in Pakistan.

GOP Fundraiser: The 2 Worst Candidates Are Running Against Each Other

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

On this Election Day, Steve Inskeep talks to GOP fundraiser Jamie Wareham, a Washington attorney who raised money for Jeb Bush in the primaries, about the possibility of a Trump presidency.

China Bars 2 Newly Elected Hong Kong Legislators From Office

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

A ruling Monday in Beijing may mark the end of Hong Kong as we know it. The decision bars two young democratically elected lawmakers from taking office for refusing to pledge allegiance to China.

Clinton And Her Surrogates Focus On Swing States Heading Into Election Day

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

Hillary Clinton capped off her final campaign swing with a massive rally in Philadelphia — featuring her husband, President Obama and Michelle Obama, before holding a midnight rally in North Carolina.

Encore: Renee Montagne Remembers A Legendary Hawaiian Voice

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:03am

To mark Renee Montagne's last week with Morning Edition, the show is revisiting some of her favorite pieces - including her profile of "the voice of Hawaii," singer Israel Kamakawiwo'ole.

Supreme Court Revisits 2008's Housing Collapse With Banking Test Cases

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 2:37am

Miami claims bank foreclosures in 2008 targeted black and Latino homeowners. When they defaulted, property values fell, which meant a drop in taxes. The city wants the right to sue the banks.




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