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  • 2:01pm Sep 15, 2019
    World News World News

    Israel Elections Preview

    Campaigns in Israel make their closing arguments as elections approach Tuesday. It's the second vote in less than six months. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is fighting for political survival.
  • 1:17pm Sep 15, 2019
    National National

    UAW Votes To Strike

    The United Auto Workers voted Sunday to strike after not agreeing with General Motors on wages, heath care and profit sharing. The strike may bring the automaker's U.S. production to a halt.
  • 1:05pm Sep 15, 2019
    World News World News National

    Drone Strikes Impact Saudi Oil Facilities

    Drone attacks against Saudi oil facilities have caused uncertainty in world oil markets. Houthi rebels in Yemen have claimed responsibility, but the U.S. is blaming Iran.
  • 9:38am Sep 15, 2019
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Sunday Politics

    What does the president want in a national security adviser, now that the job is open again? Plus, Senate races that are in play in 2020.
  • 9:36am Sep 15, 2019
    Health & Safety Health & Safety

    Understanding Surprise Medical Bills Legislation

    There's legislation in Congress to curb surprise medical billing. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Emmarie Huetteman of Kaiser Health News.
  • 7:46am Sep 15, 2019
    Health & Safety Health & Safety

    What An Opioid Settlement Would Mean For Treatment

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Laura Jones, who runs a free clinic in West Virginia, about what a settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family would mean for programs like hers.
  • 7:46am Sep 15, 2019
    National National Health & Safety

    Vaping And Cigarette Ads

    Robert Jackler is a surgeon who's spent years researching tobacco and e-cigarette ads. He talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about what those ads have in common.
  • 7:46am Sep 15, 2019
    National National

    California Prosecutors Challenge Murder Law

    California prosecutors are challenging a recent law that changes who can be charged with murder when a person is killed during a felony crime. A handful of states have passed similar laws.