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Politics
10:54 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Speaker Boehner Says The House Will Act On Immigration

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 12:46 pm

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And this morning, House Speaker John Boehner has weighed in. He delivered a statement reacting to President Obama's plans to overhaul the country's immigration system. Here's some of what he had to say.

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Arts & Culture
9:53 am
Fri November 21, 2014

NH This Weekend: Illusions

Around the Nation
7:44 am
Fri November 21, 2014

GOP Rep. Cole Says Obama Is Playing Politics With Immigration

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 12:46 pm

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Europe
6:24 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Update: Venice Isn't Banning Rolling Suitcases

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 2:12 pm

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Sports
6:21 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Device Lets You Experience A Hockey Hit

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 12:46 pm

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Politics
5:27 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Obama Bypasses Congress To Shield Immigrants From Deporation

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 12:46 pm

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All through this morning we're looking at President Obama's immigration speech. Last night the president looked at the camera. He made good on his pledge to bypass Congress and pursue immigration reform by executive action.

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NPR Story
5:01 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Iran Nuclear Negotiators Face Monday Deadline

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 6:05 pm

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NPR Story
5:01 am
Fri November 21, 2014

White House Adviser Cecilia Munoz Answers Immigration Questions

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 12:46 pm

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NPR Story
5:01 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Nearly Deported, Felipe Diosdado Fights To Stay In U.S.

Originally published on Fri November 21, 2014 12:46 pm

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Remembrances
9:47 am
Thu November 20, 2014

Renowned Theater And Film Director Mike Nichols Dies

Originally published on Thu November 20, 2014 12:43 pm

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Europe
6:46 am
Thu November 20, 2014

German College Kids Design Traffic Light Game

Originally published on Thu November 20, 2014 9:12 am

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Europe
6:19 am
Thu November 20, 2014

Hotel Charges Couple Extra For Bad Review

Originally published on Thu November 20, 2014 9:12 am

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Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

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Around the Nation
5:02 am
Thu November 20, 2014

Wanted: Snow Shovelers To Clear Bills' Stadium

Originally published on Thu November 20, 2014 1:07 pm

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Thu November 20, 2014

Low Consumer Spending Hinders Japan's Economic Recovery

Originally published on Thu November 20, 2014 9:12 am

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A big aim of Japan's effort to revive the economy is to get consumers to start buying again. Consumers are spending a little more, but apparently not enough. NPR's Anthony Kuhn reports from Tokyo.

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Thu November 20, 2014

What The U.S. Could Learn From Japan's Latest Recession

Originally published on Thu November 20, 2014 2:37 pm

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