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U.S.
4:52 pm
Sun June 28, 2015

In The Aftermath Of Charleston, Many Whites Ask What They Can Do To Fight Racism

Originally published on Tue June 30, 2015 11:59 am

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ARUN RATH, HOST:

And in the aftermath of those shootings in Charleston, many white Americans are wondering how they can fight racism. Karen Grigsby Bates from NPR's code-switch team reports on some suggestions.

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Governing
4:36 pm
Sat June 27, 2015

For Families Of U.S. Hostages, New Policy May Bring New Hope

Linda Boyle (left) and Lyn Coleman hold a photo of their children, who were kidnapped in Afghanistan in 2012. Caitlan Coleman, an American married to Canadian Joshua Boyle, was pregnant when the couple was abducted.
Bill Gorman AP

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 5:36 pm

More than 80 Americans have been taken hostage abroad since Sept. 11, 2001. Currently, 30 Americans are being held around the world.

Until this week, the families of those hostages would have faced the threat of prosecution from the U.S. government for trying to pay a ransom to kidnappers.

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Book News & Features
4:08 pm
Sat June 27, 2015

Marvel's Half-Black, Half-Latino Spider-Man Is Going Mainstream

Marvel has put half-African-American, half-Latino teen Miles Morales in the Spider-Man suit.
Courtesy of Marvel

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 5:36 pm

Step aside, Peter Parker: There's a new Spider-Man joining the Marvel Universe.

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World
4:08 pm
Sat June 27, 2015

After Tunisia Attack, Tourists Leave — And Locals Worry

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 5:36 pm

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U.S.
4:08 pm
Sat June 27, 2015

For Gay Couples In Louisiana And Mississippi, Marriage Remains On Hold

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 5:36 pm

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Africa
4:08 pm
Sat June 27, 2015

No Easy Answers At Nairobi Summit On Countering Extremism

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 5:36 pm

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Law
6:00 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Supreme Court Changes Face Of Marriage In Historic Ruling

Gay rights advocates John Lewis (left), and his spouse Stuart Gaffney kiss across the street from City Hall in San Francisco, on Friday following a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide.
Jeff Chiu AP

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 8:32 am

In a historic ruling Friday, the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court declared marriage a fundamental constitutional right not just for opposite-sex couples, but for same-sex couples too.

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Law
5:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Justice Kennedy's Last Paragraph Sums Up Court's Decision On Same-Sex Marriage

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 8:20 pm

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Around the Nation
4:54 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Escaped N.Y. Prisoner Richard Matt Fatally Shot By Police

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 8:20 pm

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Around the Nation
4:54 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Americans Remain Split On Same-Sex Marriage

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 8:20 pm

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RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

More reaction now on today's historic Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage. The announcement set off a party atmosphere among the hundreds of people gathered outside of the court.

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Around the Nation
4:54 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

President Obama Delivers Eulogy At Funeral For Rev. Clementa Pinckney

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 8:20 pm

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Religion
3:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Religious Institutions Fear Same-Sex Marriage Could Affect Tax Exemptions

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 8:20 pm

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Commentary
3:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Calls To Remove Confederate Flag Challenge Southern Orthodoxy

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 9:40 am

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Around the Nation
3:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Plaintiffs 'Feel Free' After Supreme Court Rules On Same-Sex Marriage

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 8:20 pm

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It's All Politics
6:01 pm
Thu June 25, 2015

Supreme Court Thwarts Efforts To Put Obamacare On Life Support

At the heart of the case ruled on by the Supreme Court Thursday are the exchanges where people go online to shop for individual insurance.
Jacquelyn Martin AP

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 4:09 am

The U.S. Supreme Court handed the Obama administration a sweeping victory on Thursday, upholding the nationwide subsidies that are crucial to the president's health care law. By a 6-3 vote, the high court ruled that Congress meant all three major provisions of the law to apply to all states and to work in tandem.

The ruling was the court's second decision upholding the Affordable Care Act — three years ago, it upheld the law as constitutional.

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