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9:19am Apr 28, 2017
Politics & Government Politics & Government

NC Lawmakers OK Limiting Nuisance Lawsuits Against Hog Farms

North Carolina lawmakers decided Thursday that hog and poultry operations should get added protection from lawsuits by neighbors complaining that swarms of flies and the intense stink of animal was

Local
9:19am Apr 28, 2017
Politics & Government Politics & Government

NC Lawmakers OK Limiting Nuisance Lawsuits Against Hog Farms

North Carolina lawmakers decided Thursday that hog and poultry operations should get added protection from lawsuits by neighbors complaining that swarms of flies and the intense stink of animal was

National
World
7:57am Apr 29, 2017
World News World News Economy

Examining Trump's Record On Trade

When the president speaks the world listens. Adam Behsudi of Politico talks with NPR's Scott Simon about how Donald Trump's outspoken commentary is affecting international trade with the U.S.
4:31pm Apr 28, 2017
World News World News National Politics & Government

Week In Politics: Tillerson On North Korea, Michael Flynn

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with political commentators David Brooks of The New York Times and E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution. They discuss the Trump administration's latest stance on North Korea and the Pentagon's investigation into whether Trump's former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn broke the law by receiving money from a foreign source after retiring from the service.
Arts
7:57am Apr 29, 2017
Arts Arts

'Indecent': A Play About A Play

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel is using a controversial Yiddish play more than a hundred years old as the basis for her first Broadway production.
The Electric Sublime by W. Maxwell Prince
7:00am Apr 29, 2017
Books Books Arts

Art Is A Matter Of Life And Death In 'The Electric Sublime'

W. Maxwell Prince's bloody, silly and deeply likeable new graphic novel imagines a world where works of art are real spaces you can step into — with real problems that can cause hundreds of deaths.
7:00am Apr 29, 2017
Arts Arts Health & Safety

She Calls Her Movies 'Afro Bubble Gum Art'

Wanuri Kahiu doesn't want to make films about suffering Africans. Her movies celebrate happiness — with a sci-fi twist.