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Dec 10, 2019
The woman was prompted to check her ticket after she scrolled through her social media feed and saw an article about the winning ticket coming from the same shop where she bought her ticket.
Dec 10, 2019
Burleigh County commissioners narrowly agreed to keep accepting refugees. A Trump administration executive order requires communities to approve the arrival of new refugees.
Dec 9, 2019
Calling for a review of federal gun laws, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says, "The Second Amendment is so that we the American people can keep and bear arms. It does not apply to Saudi Arabians."
Dec 9, 2019
NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Raquel Willis, executive editor for Out Magazine, about the magazine's Trans Obituaries Project, which memorializes trans women of color killed this year.
Dec 9, 2019
No state planted more hemp than Montana in 2018. But what looked like a lifeline as trade wars killed crop prices turned into a nightmare. Farmers and an economist explain high risk new markets.
Dec 9, 2019
The former Boston College baseball star was diagnosed with ALS when he was 27. He turned a fundraising challenge into a national story and helped raise millions for ALS research.
Dec 9, 2019
A Chicago woman found an unfinished quilt of the United States at an estate sale and sought help online to finish it. Quilters from around the country joined her last weekend to complete the project.
Dec 9, 2019
The legal challenge is one of a number of court battles aimed at Trump over alleged violations of the emoluments clauses, which ban the president from profiting from foreign governments.
Dec 9, 2019
Volcker took the top job at the Federal Reserve in 1979, at a time when inflation was spiraling out of control. He is credited with taming it.
Dec 9, 2019
NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Greg Allen and former homeland security official Juliette Kayyem about the shooting and the complicated relationship between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia.
Dec 9, 2019
The FBI probes Pensacola shooting as terrorism. DOJ's inspector general will weigh in on the early stages of the Russia probe. And, a House panel hearing sets the stage for impeachment charges.
Dec 8, 2019
Widespread mishandling of evidence in the Orange County Sheriff's Department has erupted into scandal, pitting different branches of law enforcement against one another.
Dec 8, 2019
Investigators say they're treating the shooting at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Fla. as terrorism.
Dec 8, 2019
The actor and puppeteer performed on the popular TV show from its very first episode in 1969 until his retirement last year.
Dec 8, 2019
The shooter was an officer in Saudi Air Force who was a student at the Naval Air Station Pensacola. The FBI said the Saudi government has pledged its cooperation.