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The Secret Service says a person scaled the outer perimeter fence of the White House grounds. President Trump, who was in the White House at the time, described the intruder as "a troubled person."
March 11, 2017
As the federal prosecutor for the Southern District of New York, Bharara pursued a number of high-profile cases. Bharara and 45 other federal prosecutors were asked to resign Friday, but he refused.
March 11, 2017
For the second time this month, the Turkish president compared a European Union ally's government to that of Nazi Germany.
March 11, 2017
From DACA to FAFSA, a Senate squeaker to a Supreme Court do-over, it was a busy week for education news in the nation's capital.
March 11, 2017
The world is seeing more and more new diseases, and the U.S. is no exception. We're living in a hot spot for tick-borne diseases. Some are deadly. The key to stopping them may be an unlikely critter.
March 11, 2017
They voted for President Trump and and don't regret it, but these voters are quick to share their criticism.
March 11, 2017
The bombing, near a revered cemetery on the border of the old city of Damascus, appears to have targeted Shiite visitors from Iraq. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.
March 11, 2017
The Italian post-punk group, which had tried to enter the U.S. to play at member station KEXP and then at SXSW, says it was sent back to Italy by authorities after spending the night in jail.
March 11, 2017
Here's a quick roundup of some of the mini-moments you may have missed on this week's Morning Edition.
March 11, 2017
Too much bacon, or too few nuts, can influence the risk of death from heart disease and Type 2 diabetes, a study finds. Nearly half of U.S. deaths from these causes were linked to diet.
March 11, 2017
The movie is 'Lipstick Under My Burkha.' It won a prize at the Mumbai Film Festival — but was deemed not appropriate for Indian audiences.
March 11, 2017
The length of a bill has little to do with its quality. In fact, it's getting harder and harder to pass major laws that aren't behemoths.
March 11, 2017
It's hard to find anyone involved in voting issues who's been approached to be on the vice president's task force — or at least to admit it.
March 11, 2017
Carfentanil's a highly potent opioid. It is blamed for hundreds of lethal overdoses. Much of it reaches the U.S. from China, via the U.S. Postal Service. Now, China's announced a ban on the substance.
March 11, 2017
Prenatal care costs more than $10,000 on average. Dr. Leana Wen wonders what choices she would make if she didn't have health insurance to cover that, and how those choices would affect her baby.
March 11, 2017
For years, advocates have pushed the Census Bureau for a box for people of Middle Eastern or North African descent. Now, the bureau recommends one. Some worry the data may be misused in surveillance.
March 11, 2017
The temporary order sets aside President Trump's most recent travel ban, but just for this one case. But lawsuits in other courts are seeking to overturn the executive order entirely.
March 10, 2017
Noor Salman, widow of Omar Mateen, is in custody in California awaiting trial in Florida on charges she knew about her husband's plans to attack the Pulse nightclub in Orlando.
March 10, 2017
The controversy over the initial decision to exclude gay veterans had alienated many traditional supporters of Boston's signature cultural event.
March 10, 2017
New images from the Cassini spacecraft reveal that Saturn's moon Pan looks like a dumpling.
March 10, 2017

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