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  • 6:37pm Apr 29, 2016
    World News World News National

    U.S. Releases Final Report On Deadly Hospital Attack In Afghanistan

    The Pentagon released its final report into what it called the accidental destruction of a hospital in Afghanistan last year that killed more than 40 people. More than a dozen troops were disciplined, but none are facing courts-martial or other punishment beyond reprimands expected to end their careers.
  • 6:32pm Apr 29, 2016
    National National Politics & Government

    Week In Politics: Cruz-Kasich Strategy, Trump Foreign Policy

    NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and the Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss Donald Trump's foreign policy speech, and Ted Cruz and John Kasich's plan to stop Trump.
  • 6:31pm Apr 29, 2016
    National National Politics & Government

    Donald Trump Delivers Keynote At California GOP Convention

    Donald Trump gave the keynote address Friday afternoon at the California Republican convention. He's trying to lock-up the party's presidential nomination, and California could put him over the top.
  • 4:28pm Apr 29, 2016
    National National Economy

    How Managing Money Creates Huge Profits For The Federal Reserve

    The government is getting $100 billion this year, essentially from nowhere. It is the profit made by the Federal Reserve. The Fed is in charge of managing how many dollars are in the economy. It turns out to be a very profitable business, especially since the financial crisis, when the Fed threw an extra $3 trillion into the economy.
  • 4:28pm Apr 29, 2016
    National National Economy

    Apple's Lousy Week Could Signal Times Of Trouble For Tech Giant

    Apple got hit with a lot of bad news this week. First, the company posted its first quarterly revenue drop since 2003. And then billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn revealed that he has dumped all of his shares in Apple. NPR explores whether the company is really in trouble or if is this all just a bump in the road.
  • 4:28pm Apr 29, 2016
    National National

    'The Guardian' Launches New Series Examining Online Abuse

    A video was released this week where female sports journalists were read abusive online comments to their face. It's an issue that reaches far beyond that group, and The Guardian is taking it on in a series called "The Web We Want." NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with series editor Becky Gardiner and writer Nesrine Malik, who receives a lot of online abuse.