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California made a huge effort to enroll people in Medi-Cal under the Affordable Care Act. Two-thirds of those people are minorities. If Trump dismantles Obamacare, the change could hit them hard.
Nov. 11, 2016
Republican efforts to get rid of the Affordable Care Act are expected to take time to work through Congress. There are also indications the new administration would give consumers time to adjust.
Nov. 11, 2016
NPR's Kara Frame traces her father's PTSD, and those of his Army comrades, back to a terrible battle in Vietnam. In a short documentary film, she also explores the impact it's had on their families.
Nov. 11, 2016
Some 26 people were arrested after protesters smashed windows, set fires and threw objects. Police and reporters say the damage came from a group of "anarchists" within the crowd of thousands.
Nov. 11, 2016
Women lit up social media with warnings that birth control may become harder to get under the Trump administration. Gynecologists and Planned Parenthood centers say they're getting more calls.
Nov. 11, 2016
Leonard Cohen, an influential singer and songwriter who gained popularity 1960s and 1970s, has died at the age of 82. Biographer Sylvie Simmons talks with NPR about Cohen's work and contributions.
Nov. 10, 2016
The Canadian-born artist is remembered for his influence on other musicians, as much as for his own creations. His latest album came out less than a month ago.
Nov. 10, 2016
The Taliban claims responsibility for the attack late Thursday, which the group says was launched in retaliation for recent airstrikes in the city of Kunduz that killed dozens of civilians.
Nov. 10, 2016
The transition between the 44th and 45th president is already consuming Washington.
Nov. 10, 2016
The election of Donald Trump has conservative organizations hopeful for new protections for religious liberty, while LGBT groups anticipate more discrimination in courts, workplaces and the military.
Nov. 10, 2016
NPR reporters and editors add context to the legislation and other proposals that Trump said he wants to introduce in his first 100 days in office.
Nov. 10, 2016
Thursday trading centered on areas in which the new administration plans to loosen regulations or increase spending. Financials and pharmaceuticals were up, as were defense and infrastructure stocks.
Nov. 10, 2016
The startup Brigade built an app that asks a simple question: Which candidate are you going to vote for? The company's data pointed to a big crossover effect: Democrats voting for Trump in droves.
Nov. 10, 2016
For six years, the Dodd-Frank Act has been rolling out rules intended to tame inappropriate risk-taking by banks. The Trump transition team now says the new administration will "dismantle" the law.
Nov. 10, 2016
A genetic fluke stood in the way of love for a lonely and unique snail named Jeremy. But thanks to a public appeal, the snail has hopefully found a mate — or maybe even two.
Nov. 10, 2016
Schock faces 24 counts including wire fraud and theft of public funds. The indictment alleges he cost the federal government, his campaign and others more than $100,000.
Nov. 10, 2016
New evidence suggests that for a lot of birds, plastic actually smells like food. The reason for that involves a common kind of algae floating in the ocean and a "chemical scream."
Nov. 10, 2016
A prominent city councilman had urged voters to reelect Gary Ernst rather than challenger Nadine Scott — despite Ernst's death in September.
Nov. 10, 2016
Coming after previous Internet sensations like the Running Man Challenge, the Mannequin Challenge involves people standing still. So, they're not moving, but people are obsessed with watching them.
Nov. 10, 2016
U.S. troops have been based in South Korea and Japan for decades. Removing them would shake up the entire region.
Nov. 10, 2016

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