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  1. The Russia Investigations: Facebook Makes Nice, Imbroglio Sucks In More Tech FirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | National Public Radio

    Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, walks with Rep. Tony Cardenas, D-Calif., on their way to a meeting with members of the Congressional Black Caucus, at the Capitol, on October 12, 2017, in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, walks with Rep. Tony Cardenas, D-Calif., on their way to a meeting with members of the Congressional Black Caucus, at the Capitol, on October 12, 2017, in Washington, DC.

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  2. Historical Veggies Take Root In D.C. War GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | National Public Radio

    Rob Gimpel is usually thinking about getting tulip bulbs in the ground this time of year, but right now he's ready to harvest pumpkins. It's an unusual activity for Gimpel, the lead gardener of the areas around the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., but one that he's been thoroughly enjoying as part of this year's War Garden project.

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  3. Investigators Chase Missing Pieces Of Facebook, Twitter Role In Russian MischiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | National Public Radio

    In this photo taken Tuesday Feb. 3, 2015, Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg answers questions during an interview at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Sandberg is in Washington on Capitol Hill this week meeting with lawmakers and investigators.

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  4. Trump Guts Requirement That Employer Health Plans Pay For Birth ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | National Public Radio

    Demonstrators in Washington, D.C., argued for upholding the Affordable Care Act's birth control provision in 2015. The rollback of the rule is likely to spur further lawsuits, analysts say.

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  5. Facebook Surrenders Russian-Linked Influence Ads To CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | National Public Radio

    Facebook has handed over ads linked to Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption Facebook said on Monday it has given Congress thousands of ads linked with Russian influence operations in the United States and is tightening its policies to make such interference more difficult.

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  6. Former Bank Teller Pleads Guilty To Stealing Almost $200,000 From Homeless CustomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | National Public Radio

    A former bank teller pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing more than $185,000 from a homeless customer. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption A onetime bank teller in Washington, D.C., stole tens of thousands of dollars from a homeless customer who earned money as a street vendor, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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  7. Democrats Try To Force Dream Act Vote, As GOP Rolls Out Conservative DACA FixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | National Public Radio

    Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., standing with Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, talk about the SUCCEED Act during a Monday news conference on Capitol Hill. Their proposal is aimed at protecting the legal status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the country illegally as children.

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  8. Trump's Brand Is On The Line In Alabama Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | National Public Radio

    Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore debates with Sen. Luther Strange in Montgomery, Ala., on Sept. 21. Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore debates with Sen. Luther Strange in Montgomery, Ala., on Sept.

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  9. Is Fondant Free Speech? Chefs Show Support For Gay Marriage As Court Case LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | National Public Radio

    "Equality cupcakes" by Georgetown Cupcakes - one of several baked creations in support of same-sex marriage that were on display this week at the Chefs for Equality, a fundraising event for the Human Rights Campaign in Washington, D.C. Kelly Jo Smart/NPR hide caption "Equality cupcakes" by Georgetown Cupcakes - one of several baked creations in support of same-sex marriage that were on display this week at the Chefs for Equality, a fundraising event for the Human Rights Campaign in Washington, D.C. Bedecked in fondant and flowers, modern wedding cakes are the centerpiece of the marriage feast - an edible form of art. But are they also an expression of free speech? This defiant creation by Tressa Wiles of Bayou Bakery features a fist.

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  10. How Rick Santorum Got A Haircut And Revived The GOP's Obamacare Repeal EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | National Public Radio

    Former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Penn., speaks on Capitol Hill Sept. 13, at the unveiling of the latest Republican bill aimed at dismantling the Affordable Care Act.

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  11. 'Tracking The Song Lines Of The Land': Tori Amos Traces Her Roots On 'Native Invader'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Tori Amos is the kind of artist you might describe as a seeker. Since she started recording in the 1990s, Amos has used her songs to ask big questions about the world she observes.

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  12. Protests In D.C., Denver, LA, Elsewhere Protest Rescinding DACARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Juliana Torres, 16, left, and Micaela Lattimer, 16, both of Baltimore, rally in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA, outside the White House, in Washington, on Tuesday. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption Juliana Torres, 16, left, and Micaela Lattimer, 16, both of Baltimore, rally in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA, outside the White House, in Washington, on Tuesday.

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  13. Professor: 37 Historic Dictionaries Disagree With Trump's Definition of 'Emolument'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | National Public Radio

    In this Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, pedestrians cross Pennsylvania Avenue across the street from the Trump International Hotel in downtown Washington.

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  14. Bernie Sanders Knows His Medicare-For-All Bill Won't Pass. That's Not The PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking about health care on Capitol Hill on June 26. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will introduce a bill next month to create a government-run, single-payer health care system. And he knows it's going to fail.

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  15. Hill Democrats Launch Investigation Of Federal Spending At Trump BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., ranking member of the House Oversight Committee, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in May. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., ranking member of the House Oversight Committee, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in May. How is Washington spending tax dollars that might benefit President Trump? Democrats on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee want to count the ways. The committee's 18 minority members sent letters on Tuesday to the 15 cabinet departments and nine independent executive branch agencies, requesting documents on their spending at "businesses owned by or affiliated with the Trump Organization."

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  16. After Health Care Collapse, GOP Seeks Redemption With Tax CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined by fellow Senate Republicans, holds a news conference on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined by fellow Senate Republicans, holds a news conference on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017.

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  17. Senators Introduce 2 Bills To Try To Keep Trump From Firing MuellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting in June with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election and possible connection to the Trump campaign. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting in June with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election and possible connection to the Trump campaign.

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  18. For Veterans Mustard-Gassed In Secret Tests, Help Now Sits On President's DeskRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | National Public Radio

    In this 1945 image, test subjects enter a gas chamber for a U.S. military experiment that will expose them to mustard gas. Courtesy of Edgewood Arsenal hide caption In this 1945 image, test subjects enter a gas chamber for a U.S. military experiment that will expose them to mustard gas.

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  19. Alabama GOP Senate Candidates Campaign To Be Trump's Ally In CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., responds to questions during a TV news interview on Capitol Hill in Washington. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption As speculation abounds in Washington, D.C., over Attorney General Jeff Session's future given President Trump's recent tweets and comments , back home in Alabama, there's a raucous race for his former Senate seat.

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  20. Watch: Sen. McCain Calls For Compromise In Return To Senate FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., leaves after a procedural vote on health care on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. McCain also addressed his colleagues on the floor.

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