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U.S. Army Relocates Its Korean Military Base South Of Seoul

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 3:53am

At South Korea's insistence, the U.S. Army is leaving Yongsan Garrison. It will headquarter at Camp Humphreys, 55 miles south of Seoul but no longer outside the range of North Korean artillery.

'Mad Men' Creator Says Writing A Novel Is Nothing Like TV Writing

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 3:53am

Matthew Weiner's first novel is Heather the Totality. It's a character study of a well-to-do New York family and a violence-prone construction worker who becomes obsessed with their daughter.

In Asia, Trump Can't Escape America's Problem With Gun Violence

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 3:53am

President Trump addressed the deadly Texas church shooting while in Japan — his first stop in Asia on a five-country trip. Trump was talking trade and security during his stop in Tokyo.

What We Know About The Texas Church Shooting Suspect

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 1:24am

Authorities say that 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley had a brief and troubled enlistment in the U.S. Air Force before being court-martialed and discharged in 2014 for assaulting his wife and child.

Latest On Texas Church Mass Shooting From Wilson County News Editor

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:21pm

At least 20 killed in shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. NPR's Noel King gets the latest details of the mass shooting in Sutherland Spring, Texas, from Nannette Kilbey-Smith, editor of the Wilson County News.

After Church Shooting, San Antonio Journalist Talks To Members Of 'Tight-Knit' Community

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:18pm

NPR's Noel King talks with Caleb Downs of the San Antonio Express News, about today's mass shooting in Texas.

The Latest: Mass Shooting In Sutherland Springs, Texas

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:47pm

NPR's Noel King gets the latest details of the mass shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, from NPR's Colin Dwyer.

26 Killed In Mass Shooting At Texas Church

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:40pm

NPR's John Burnett talks about the shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.

Trump To Decide Fate Of 50,000 Haitians Living In U.S. With Protected Status

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:22pm

Haitians are facing several challenges as UN Peacekeepers withdraw from the island after a 13-year mission. President Trump is set to announce an end to protective status for some 50,000 Haitians living in the U.S. NPR's Carrie Kahn just returned from Haiti where she sat down with the Caribbean nation's new president.

Texas Congressman Henry Cuellar On Church Shooting

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:18pm

NPR's Noel King speaks with Democratic Congressman Henry Cuellar about this morning's mass shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, which is part of his district.

What We Know From The Scene: Texas Church Shooting

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:18pm

NPR's Noel King gets the latest details of the mass shooting in Sutherland Spring, Texas, from NPR's John Burnett and Colin Dwyer.

Jennifer Lewis Of 'Blackish' Looks Back At Her Decades-Long Career In New Autobiography

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

Actress Jennifer Lewis' book is about her many roles as the mom character to black actors in TV and film, most recently in the ABC hit show Black-ish. LANGUAGE ADVISORY: Please note the word "bitches" is bleeped at 2:17 and the word "damn" is unbleeped at 9:03.

More Than 20 Killed In Shooting At A Southern Texas Baptist Church

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

At least 20 people have been killed in a mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, after a gunman opened fire during a late Sunday morning service.

From Texas: A Look At Law Enforcement Response To Deadly Sutherland Springs Shooting

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

More than 20 are dead in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Kelsey Bradshaw, a reporter from San Antonio, speaks with NPR's Noel King about the church shooting.

Luis Buñuel's 'The Exterminating Angel' Gets An Off-Kilter Adaption From Screen To Stage

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

An unseen force keeps patrons from leaving a dinner party. It's the premise of a 1962 surrealist film — and the basis of British composer Thomas Adès' latest opera.

(Image credit: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)

President Trump Continues Asia Trip With Meetings, State Banquet In Japan

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

President Trump has begun a long trip through Asia that includes stops in Japan, South Korea and China. NPR's Anthony Kuhn gives us an update on President Trump's travels.

What We Know About The Deadly Sutherland Springs Church Shooting

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

NPR's Noel King gives us the latest on the Sutherland Springs shooting.

Texas Woman Loses Friend In Shooting At First Baptist Church

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

NPR's Noel King speaks with Michele Nicholson, who lives about 10 minutes away from First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs. Nicholson said her friend was shot during Sunday's deadly shooting.

Scenes From The Ground: The Mass Church Shooting In Sutherland Springs, Texas

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:33pm

NPR's Noel King speaks with David Martin Davies from member station KSTX in San Antonio and NPR's Colin Dwyer, about the latest developments in the deadly church shooting in Sutherland Springs.

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