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Despite Controversy, A College Band From Alabama Will March In Trump's Parade

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 4:00am

Alabama's historically black Talladega College has accepted an invitation for its band to march in the parade which follows Donald Trump's inauguration. But the decision did not come easily.

Political Exile, A Centuries-Old Russian Tradition, Returns

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 4:00am

When the communist system in Russia came crashing down 25 years ago, many Russians hoped their country would become a democracy. But increasingly, democrats are choosing political exile.

Bernie Sanders Says Trump Won Because Democrats Are Out Of Touch

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 4:00am

In an interview with NPR's David Greene, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders criticized the Democratic Party for not listening to the needs of everyday Americans.

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Trump Business Deals In Southeast Asia Raise Conflict Of Interest Concerns

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 3:57am

Some analysts say any involvement by President-elect Trump in a project, even if just his name, can create a conflict of interest, complicating national security, foreign policy or economic concerns.

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DJ Khaled Throws Us The Keys

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 3:43am

The musician and Snapchat advice guru says his communication style is meant to resonate with young audiences. "Sometimes we've got to get somebody to translate in a different way," he says.

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After Prison, A Mom Finds Her Way Back Into Her Daughter's Life

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 3:37am

As a teenager, Kayla Wilson talked to her grandma about her mom's incarceration in 2006. Now an adult, she and her mom discuss those days and how the experience changed them.

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