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From Pain To Purpose: 5 Ways To Cope In The Wake Of Trauma

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 10:49am

If recent violent events have left you upset and scared, you're not alone. But psychologists say, there are ways to help yourselves and those you love overcome fear and move forward.

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No Safe Drinking Water On Reservation Leaves Thousands Improvising

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 8:01am

The Warm Springs Indian Reservation in Oregon has been without safe drinking water since late May, and some people don't have any running water at all.

(Image credit: Emily Cureton/OPB)

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Trump Says He Supports Background Checks, Shift From NRA

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 11:16am

President Trump says he is talking to top congressional leaders about gun control. He told reporters, "We will see where NRA will be but we need meaningful background checks."

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Wife Appeals For Help To Free American Academic Held In Iran

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 7:25am

The wife of an American citizen being held in an Iranian prison is calling on the Trump administration to do more to free her husband.

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White House On Gun Control

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 7:13am

NPR's Rachel Martin talks with White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley about gun control proposals.

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Hotel For Plants In London

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:42am

In London, people can drop off plants at a "hotel" to take care of them while they are on vacation.

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Boys Calls 911 For Pizza; Cops Deliver

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:19am

A Florida boy called 911 saying he was hungry and wanted to order a pizza. The police used it as a teaching moment, then went out and bought and delivered one.

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'Jaws' Shark Gets A Facelift

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:11am

From movie royalty to a junkyard to the world's preeminent movie museum — the last replica shark from the classic Jaws has been salvaged, restored and is as terrifying as ever.

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The New '90210'

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

'90s teen TV soap Beverly Hills, 90210 is back. Only it's not exactly a reboot. The cast plays themselves as aging former TV stars in a behind-the-scenes meta look at a 90210 reboot.

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Biden Campaigns At Iowa State Fair

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

Former Vice President Joe Biden made the traditional campaign stop at the Iowa State Fair Thursday. His focus remained on President Trump's rhetoric and leadership in the wake of mass shootings.

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New Intelligence Leadership

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

President Trump announced a new acting director of national intelligence as two top leaders prepare to leave.

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The Difficulty Of Basing U.S. Missiles In Asia

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

On his first trip to Asia, Defense Secretary Mark Esper advocated basing U.S. medium-range missiles on the ground in Asia. Finding a country that's willing to host them could be a tall order.

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Mississippi Prosecutor On ICE Raid Aftermath

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

NPR's David Greene speaks with U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi Mike Hurst about the massive immigration raids this week.

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Election Security At Def Con

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

The Def Con conference was once focused on hacker culture. But as election security has become a major focus, the conference is now filled with officials eager to work with the hacking community.

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What To Feed Locusts

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

Researchers at Arizona State University are studying locusts in hopes of finding better ways of preventing swarms from destroying crops.

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News Brief: Gun Legislation, Intelligence Leadership Changes, Jimmy Aldaoud

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Senate will discuss measures aimed at addressing gun violence in September. Also, changes in national intelligence leadership.

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'No Room For The Modest Hit Anymore': Broadway Prepares For Summer Closings

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

Broadway attendance is up — yet the $35 million production of King Kong is among the five shows cutting bait in the next two weekends, as musical theater undergoes a market correction.

(Image credit: Joan Marcus/Courtesy of King Kong)

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'What You Did Changed Me': Ferguson Protesters Found Friendship Amid Unrest

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

Jamell Spann and Elizabeth Vega protested in Ferguson, Mo., after the shooting death of Michael Brown. A comforting response in a moment of rawness, immortalized in an iconic photo, led to friendship.

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5 Years After Michael Brown Shooting, Slow Signs Of Progress

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

Five years after Michael Brown's shooting death, residents say while there are some positive political signs, but much more needs to be done.

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Recounting Historical Violence Against Ethnic Mexicans

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 5:08am

NPR's Rachel Martin talks to historian Trinidad Gonzales of the group Refusing to Forget about La Matanza, violence that targeted ethnic Mexicans in Texas in the 1910s.

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