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  1. U.S. might ban laptops on all flights into and out of the countrySun, 28 May 2017 12:08:39 -0400
    (Reuters) - The United States might ban laptops from aircraft cabins of all flights into and out of the country, John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security, said on Sunday. More...
  2. Suspect arrested in Mississippi killing of eight people: newspaperSun, 28 May 2017 12:10:14 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Mississippi sheriff's deputy and seven other people were killed in multiple locations in rural Lincoln County before a suspect was taken into custody by police, a local newspaper reported on Sunday. More...
  3. Two men stabbed to death on Oregon train trying to stop anti-Muslim rantSat, 27 May 2017 20:42:54 -0400
    (Reuters) - A man fatally stabbed two passengers aboard a Portland, Oregon, commuter train after they tried to stop him from harassing two young women who appeared to be Muslim, police said on Saturday. More...
  4. Mother of Uber CEO killed in California boating accidentSun, 28 May 2017 10:31:29 -0400
    (Reuters) - The mother of ride-hailing firm Uber's chief executive has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California on Friday, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office said on Saturday More...
  5. Hillary Clinton attacks proposed Trump budget cuts as 'cruelty'Fri, 26 May 2017 14:49:48 -0400
    WELLESLEY, Mass. (Reuters) - Hillary Clinton assailed the man who beat her to the White House, slamming as "unimaginable cruelty" President Donald Trump's proposal to cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over the next decade in a speech on Friday. More...
  6. Fingers crossed! Washington zoo hopes to get panda pregnant againFri, 26 May 2017 13:19:38 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Zoo officials in Washington hope they can get lucky again with female giant panda Mei Xiang. More...
  7. Accused South Carolina serial killer pleads guilty to seven murders: reportsFri, 26 May 2017 14:45:08 -0400
    (Reuters) - An accused serial killer pleaded guilty to seven murders at a court in South Carolina on Friday and was given seven consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole, avoiding the death penalty, local news reports said. More...
  8. Texas teacher disciplined for 'terrorist' award for studentFri, 26 May 2017 15:32:23 -0400
    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - At least one Houston-area teacher has been disciplined after presenting a seventh grade student with the mock award "most likely to be a terrorist," a school district official said on Friday. More...
  9. Judge overturns life sentences for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd MalvoSat, 27 May 2017 11:57:11 -0400
    (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday tossed out life prison terms for one of two men convicted in a deadly Washington, D.C. area shooting spree, saying he must be re-sentenced in light of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, the Washington Post reported. More...
  10. Sponsors abandon Puerto Rican parade in NY after nationalist honoredFri, 26 May 2017 15:51:14 -0400
    (Reuters) - Sponsors have been fleeing next month's National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City since organizers decided to honor an activist recently freed after more than three decades in prison for ties to a nationalist group that carried out more than 100 bombings in the 1970s and 1980s. More...
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  1. The Call-In: Answering Your Questions About Owning A HomeSun, 28 May 2017 08:09:35 -0400
    Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Svenja Gudell, chief economist for Zillow, and Washington Post personal finance columnist Michelle Singletary, about what to do and what not to do when buying a home. More...
  2. Tourists Who Steal Volcanic Rock Are Said To Unleash A CurseSun, 28 May 2017 08:09:35 -0400
    Jessica Ferracane of Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park explains why hundreds of visitors a year mail back pieces of volcanic rock they've taken from the park. The answer has to do with a mythic curse. More...
  3. Let's Define All Those Terms You See In Headlines About RussiaSun, 28 May 2017 08:09:35 -0400
    Collusion? Obstruction of justice? Person of interest? NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley about the terminology of the current news cycle. More...
  4. Rep. Sanford Doesn't Believe Trump's Budget NumbersSun, 28 May 2017 08:09:35 -0400
    Republican congressman and Freedom Caucus member Mark Sanford of South Carolina tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro why he thinks President Trump's budget proposal doesn't add up. More...
  5. Reactions To The Trump Administration's BudgetSun, 28 May 2017 08:09:35 -0400
    The budget put out by the White House details massive cuts to federal programs and agencies. But there has been plenty of pushback and it isn't likely to make it through Congress as is. More...
  6. As Trump Lifestyle Takes Toll On Secret Service, Lawmakers Try To Give Extra SupportSun, 28 May 2017 07:00:03 -0400
    A House committee has approved a measure allowing the Service to spend more to protect the president's many homes, and Trump's proposed budget would increase the number of agents. More...
  7. WATCH: Kids Craft Comics To Explore Immigration FearsSun, 28 May 2017 06:04:03 -0400
    Children of people in the country illegally often experience fear and worry with the shadow of deportation as a constant presence. How can they work through those emotions? One workshop uses comics. More...
  8. In The Age Of Digital Medicine, The Humble Reflex Hammer Hangs OnSun, 28 May 2017 05:00:03 -0400
    Nearly 130 years since its inception, a modest knob of rubber with a metal handle is still invaluable in diagnosing disease and avoiding expensive testing. But its history is anything but simple. More...
  9. Latest College Graduates Enter A More Optimistic EconomySat, 27 May 2017 17:52:25 -0400
    Harvard Business School professor Mihir Desai says the unemployment rate is the lowest its been in a decade. He speaks with NPR's Michel Martin about the increasing options for recent graduates. More...
  10. Words Of Wisdom From 2017 Commencement Speeches Sat, 27 May 2017 17:52:25 -0400
    Listen to some advice offered to the Class of 2017 from speakers, including Hillary Clinton at Wellesley College, Vice President Mike Pence at the U.S. Naval Academy and actor Will Ferrell at USC. More...