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Thomas Bopp, who helped discover the Hale-Bopp Comet in 1995, died last week.
Democrats overwhelmingly represent Maryland, in Annapolis and in Congress. Democratic delegate Kirill Reznik tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about how that makes him feel about gerrymandering.
Hawaiian authorities mistakenly sent an alert, warning of an incoming ballistic missile. It took 38 minutes to let people know it was a false alarm.
In Oregon, residents of rural counties can now pump their own gas. For lifelong Oregonians, it marks a significant change to what they're used to.
The U.S. border with Mexico is a difficult place to patrol. Chris Cabrera, spokesperson for the National Border Patrol Council, speaks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about what a wall would mean.
Africans across the continent reacted with a mixture of horror and humor when President Trump used a vulgar term to describe their countries.
President Trump is under fire after expressing a preference for immigrants that come from certain countries. Rich Lowry of National Review tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro that he has a point.
Kenneth Starr led the investigation of President Clinton in the 1990s. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with the former independent counsel about Robert Mueller's investigation of President Trump.
Democratic Rep. Pete Aguilar of California has been working on bipartisan legislation on DACA and border security. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Aguilar discuss the bill that is now in limbo.
Tolu Aleshinloye, a college graduate, didn't learn she was in the country illegally until she was an adult. She tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro she'll lose her job because her DACA status is expiring.
Voice-activated devices, such as Alexa and Google Home, always have their microphones on. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Brian Barrett, a writer for Wired, what happens to the information they gather.
NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Haitian-American author Edwidge Danticat about her experience as a Haitian immigrant after President Trump referred to her country using a vulgar term.
The New York Times crossword editor and Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz presents this week's puzzle to Robert Switzer of West Hollywood, Calif., and NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.
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Soldiers in Harrisburg, Penn., are saying goodbye to their families as they deploy to the Middle East. It's the first time this National Guard unit has deployed since the Korean War.
Depending on where you live, nurses can be in short supply. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Peter Buerhaus, a nursing professor at Montana State University, about the changing nursing industry.
NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Rio Grande City Mayor Joel Villarreal about what this week's DACA and border security conversations mean for this city on the U.S.-Mexico border.
The conservative LIBRE Initiative lobbies on behalf of Latino groups. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with LIBRE's Daniel Garza about what the current immigration debate means to his members.
A new book questions President Trump's fitness for office, and reveals turmoil in the White House. Michael Warren of the conservative Weekly Standard talks to Lulu Garcia-Navarro about the past week.
In southwestern Pennsylvania, another coal mine is closing. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to county supervisor Blair Zimmerman about what this means for his community.
This past week, John Pace of Germantown, Tenn., made a massive discovery. He found the largest prime number known to humankind. It's more than 23 million digits long.
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