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  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    World News World News

    Trump Visits Scotland As Scots Plan Protests

    President Trump is expected to visit one of his golf resorts in Scotland after his meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May. Scots are planning protests.
  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    National National Economy

    Tariffs Hit Maine's Lobster Industry

    Dealers ship millions of dollars' worth of live Maine lobster to China but much of that business may be headed to Canadian lobstermen after hefty new tariffs.
  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    Politics & Government Politics & Government Health & Safety

    The State Of The Affordable Care Act

    The Trump administration has made more moves that may further destabilize the Affordable Care Act.
  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    National National

    Latest On Family Reunifications

    NPR's Renee Montagne speaks with Caitlin Dickerson of The New York Times about the current situation at the U.S.-Mexico border as the courts mandate immigrant families be reunited.
  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    National National

    Advocates Work To Reunite Migrant Families

    The legal coordinator at a migrant shelter in El Paso, Texas, is one of many across the country working with U.S. government officials to reunite parents and children separated at the border.
  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    National National

    Fentanyl And The Death Penalty

    NPR's Renee Montagne speaks with Robert Dunham of the Death Penalty Information Center about Nevada's attempt to use fentanyl for an execution.
  • 8:28am Jul 14, 2018
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Weekend Politics: Trump And Putin, NATO, U.K.

    Despite a rocky meeting with NATO allies and news of indictments alleging a hacking campaign by Russian intelligence, President Trump appears confident ahead of his meeting with Vladimir Putin.