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Plane Lands For Bathroom Break

Dec 7, 2017

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In a speech later today, President Trump has an opportunity to follow through on a campaign promise.

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo On GOP Tax Plan

Dec 6, 2017

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Jim Beam Presents The Smart Decanter

Dec 6, 2017

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Good morning. I'm David Greene. I bring you the perfect drinking buddy.

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UNIDENTIFIED ACTOR: (As man) Hey, JIM, what's the weather today?

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#Ask Cokie: Government Shutdowns

Dec 6, 2017

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The United States government shuts down this weekend unless Congress and the president come up with a spending deal. A shutdown has happened before. Here's President Clinton just before many government offices closed in 1995.

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And some news just now - Representative John Conyers, a Michigan Democrat who has spent more than half a century in Congress, just made this announcement.

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JOHN CONYERS: I am retiring today.

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Michigan Democrat John Conyers has announced his retirement. He spoke with Mildred Gaddis, a local Detroit radio host this morning.

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Making Pizza In Space

Dec 5, 2017

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The 40th Annual Kennedy Center Honors were a chance to celebrate among others a dancer, a rapper and a TV-sitcom pioneer. Here's NPR's Elizabeth Blair.

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Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep with an archaeological find. People working in sand dunes in Northern California found the sphinx. It's made of plaster, weighs 300 pounds and looks like the sphinx in Egypt. Instead of thousands of years old, it's 90.

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Paul Ryan Defends GOP Tax Plans

Dec 1, 2017

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A Teddy Bear Reunion

Dec 1, 2017

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Just Call It DIY Traffic Planning

Dec 1, 2017

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is now calling for Congressman John Conyers to resign. She spoke about this just a few moments ago. Let's listen.

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Pope Francis visited Bangladesh today. And in a meeting with dignitaries, he called for them to care for the plight of refugees.

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POPE FRANCIS: (Speaking Italian).

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