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Anti-ISIS Syrian General Accused Of Killing U.S. Journalist Is Reported To Have Died

5 hours 19 min ago

Issam Zahreddine is reported to have died on the battlefield. The family of Marie Colvin, a celebrated U.S. war correspondent killed in Syria in 2012, has accused him of responsibility for her death.

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For Novelist John Green, OCD Is Like An 'Invasive Weed' Inside His Mind

5 hours 19 min ago

"It starts out with one little thought, and then slowly that becomes the only thought that you're able to have," Green says. His new novel, Turtles All The Way Down, is about a teenage girl with OCD.

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New Documentary Explores The Spectacular Failure Of 'The Dana Carvey Show'

5 hours 19 min ago

In 1996, The Dana Carvey Show debuted -- then folded after producing only eight episodes. Critic David Bianculli says Hulu's Too Funny To Fail about the flop is entertaining from beginning to end.

2 Strangers, A 6-Page List And A Plan Hatched To Help Puerto Rico

5 hours 31 min ago

They had never met, but quickly came up with a plan to get medical supplies to a town desperately in need.

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Cities Large And Small Scramble To Get Amazon's Attention Ahead Of Deadline

6 hours 1 min ago

Austin and Denver are two cities vying to be the location for Amazon's second headquarters. The deadline to submit an application to the company is today.

The 30th Anniversary Of Black Monday: A Day That Made Wall Street Quake

6 hours 7 min ago

On Oct. 19, 1987, Wall Street had its single worst trading day ever. Even after three decades, Black Monday still marks the biggest one-day crash, and its impact continues to reverberate.

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LAPD To Begin Yearlong Drone Program

6 hours 20 min ago

The program will be tightly controlled, but some citizens remain fearful of what it could mean for policing.

George W. Bush Slams 'Bigotry,' Politics Of Populism That Led To Trump, Sanders

6 hours 30 min ago

The former president made the remarks at a forum put on by his namesake center. "To renew our country, we only need to remember our values," the 43rd president said.

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'Stranger Things' Returns To Thrill For 2nd Season

6 hours 33 min ago

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with executive producer Shawn Levy about the Netflix series' upcoming season, and surprising success.

Pentagon Investigating Niger Ambush That Left 4 Green Berets Dead

6 hours 42 min ago

There are many lingering questions about the mission that ended in the deaths of four American soldiers in Niger earlier this month.

One Affordable Care Act Architect Reflects On Its Uncertain Future

6 hours 47 min ago

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Kathleen Sebelius, who was secretary of Health and Human Services from 2009 to 2014 under former President Obama.

Workers In California Wine Country Eager To Return After Wildfires

6 hours 58 min ago

About one-third of the Sonoma County economy is related to agriculture, and wildfires have hit the wine industry hard.

After California Fires, Napa Wine Growers Optimistic About Recovery

7 hours 1 min ago

The wildfires struck the industry at one of its busiest times of the year. But the impact hasn't been as bad as it could have been.

Alt.Latino Guest DJ Antonio Sanchez: Jazz Drummer, Musical Activist

7 hours 8 min ago

The jazz drummer Antonio Sanchez is much more than that job title suggests — his new album Bad Hombre addresses current events instrumentally.

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DJ Sessions: Kansas City Jazz 101

7 hours 13 min ago

Kansas City is one of America's most famous cradles of jazz, according to Chuck Haddix, DJ and host of "The Fish Fry" on KCUR.

Back-And-Forth Continues Over NFL Anthem Protests

7 hours 20 min ago

The league says it wants its players to stand for the anthem, but so far there hasn't been any move that forces them to do so.

Poet Kwame Alexander On His First Young Adult Novel 'Solo'

7 hours 33 min ago

The book tells the story of a high school senior trying to figure out love, life's purpose and his place in his family.

Amnesty For Little Book Lovers: New York City Libraries Shelve Kids' Late Fees

7 hours 34 min ago

On Thursday, the city's public library systems are forgiving fines on overdue materials checked out by readers age 17 and under, reopening library doors to young readers once blocked by unpaid fees.

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New York Times Changes Social Media Policy After Claims Of Bias

7 hours 42 min ago

NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik joins Here & Now's Robin Young to talk about the challenges facing the paper in the Trump era.

Senate Votes On $4.1 Trillion Budget To Clear Way For Tax Cuts

7 hours 47 min ago

NPR's Ron Elving joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to discuss the latest in politics.




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