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  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Democrats Campaign In South Carolina

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with reporter Gavin Jackson of SCETV about the Democratic presidential candidates' efforts to appeal to South Carolina voters, especially African Americans.
  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    Sports Sports

    New U.S. Players Poised To Make Big Impact In World Cup

    Rose Lavelle, Lindsey Horan and Mallory Pugh are the new faces of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team. Who they are tells us about how the career paths of elite women footballers have changed.
  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    World News World News

    Sudan's Internet Outage

    Sudanese authorities shut down the Internet around the same time that they violently broke up an opposition sit-in seeking civilian rule. The protesters are gone, but the Internet is still down.
  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    World News World News

    Guatemalans Go To The Polls

    Guatemalans go to the polls today to elect a new president and members of Congress. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Martín Rodríguez Pellecer, editor of the news website Nómada.
  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    World News World News

    Somalia's Foreign Minister Makes Appeal To Diaspora

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Ahmed Isse Awad, the foreign minister of Somalia, about his appeal to Somalis in the U.S. to come home and help Somalia rebuild.
  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    World News World News

    Hong Kong's Winding History

    Victoria Hui, a Hong Kong native and political scientist at the University of Notre Dame, explains Hong Kong's political history as protests continue there.
  • 11:16am Jun 09, 2019
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Sunday Politics

    After nearly starting a trade war with Mexico, President Trump has pulled back his threat of tariffs.
  • 11:14am Jun 09, 2019
    Books Books

    Nicole Dennis-Benn On 'Patsy'

    In Nicole Dennis-Benn's new novel Patsy, she explores the demands on one woman who immigrates from Jamaica to New York and leaves her young daughter behind. She talks with NPR's Barrie Hardymon.