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April 18, 2014 | NPR · The agreement calls on all parties to refrain from violence, requires that illegally-armed groups disarm and that control of government buildings be returned to Ukrainian authorities.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · President Obama said enrollment under the Affordable Care Act reached 8 million after the deadline was extended by 2 weeks. The figure represents a turnaround from the disastrous debut of the website.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Morning Edition spent a lot of time recently reporting from the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama has deported 2 million people from the U.S. But many say that number is misleading.
 

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April 19, 2014 | NPR · The military's training center at Fort Irwin in California is complete with mock Middle Eastern villages. But as the U.S. combat mission in Afghanistan winds down, how will this facility change?
 
April 19, 2014 | NPR · In the Ukrainian city of Donetsk, the opposing camps seem increasingly entrenched, despite a diplomatic effort to ease tensions. Pro-Russian forces refuse to leave occupied buildings and public squares in the east. It's an uneasy Easter weekend and neither side is willing to budge.
 
April 19, 2014 | NPR · Russia is in the middle of a planned upgrade and expansion of its military forces, but global affairs professor Mark Galeotti tells NPR's Arun Rath that Russia's military has its limits.
 

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April 19, 2014 | NPR · The search continues for hundreds of people, mostly students, who were on board a South Korean ferry when it sank this week. Correspondent Anthony Kuhn shares the latest with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.
 

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April 13, 2014 | NPR · As the anniversary of last year's marathon bombing approaches, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with correspondent Carrie Johnson about the investigation and legal wrangling yet to come.
 

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Sep 25, 2013 — Some of the morning's most interesting political items included Sen. Ted Cruz's anti-Obamacare Senate talkathon... another Republican calling him a "fraud"... and congressional Democrats viewing the GOP shutdown threat as an opportunity for Democratic political gains.
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Jan 2, 2013 — Lawmakers from states hit hard by the October storm thought the House would vote on an aid package before adjourning on Thursday. They found out late Tuesday that a vote has been put off. "This is why the American people hate Congress," New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said.
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Apr 23, 2012 — Twelve agents were accused of cavorting with prostitutes in Cartagena, Colombia. Six have already lost their jobs. One has been partially exonerated. Another 11 members of the U.S. military were also allegedly involved.
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Apr 5, 2011 — "There's always going to be extremes that react" when a lawmaker is involved in controversy, the New York congressman says. He held a hearing last month on "Muslim radicalization."
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Mar 10, 2011 — A California imam has offered his own response to Thursday's House Committee on Homeland Security's hearing on "The Extent of Radicalization in the American Muslim Community." The hearings drew many emotional reactions Thursday.
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Mar 10, 2011 — "There is nothing radical or un-American in holding these hearings," says the chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security.
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Mar 10, 2011 — Melvin Bledsoe says his son was programmed by Islamic extremists to kill. The once joyful young man is accused of killing one U.S. soldier and wounding another in an attack on an Arkansas military recruiting center.
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Mar 10, 2011 — The lawmaker, one of two Muslims in Congress, broke into tears as he spoke of the sacrifice made on Sept. 11, 2001, by a Muslim paramedic in New York — and the smears afterward about that man. Hear his remarks.
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Mar 10, 2011 — The controversial session begins at 9:30 a.m. ET. It can be watched on the Web.
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Mar 8, 2011 — Rep. Peter King's planned Muslim radicals hearing is either depicted as a witchhunt or a much needed examination. And it has gotten an impressive amount of pre-hearing publicity.
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