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Every weekday for over three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries that inform challenge and occasionally amuse.  Morning Edition is the most listened-to news radio program in the country. Eric Hodge and the WUNC News team bring you regional updates through the morning.

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President Trump is sharpening the terms of a deal. He says he wants a lot in return for protecting young people who are known as DREAMers.

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Review: 'Blade Runner 2049'

Oct 6, 2017

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"Blade Runner" is back. Sure, Harrison Ford will always be Han Solo and Indiana Jones. But diehard fans also know him as Rick Deckard, hero of Ridley Scott's iconic sci-fi film.

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Proof Of The Dangers Of Pumpkin Spice

Oct 6, 2017

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How Bump Stocks Make Guns Fire Faster

Oct 5, 2017

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Where Recovery Stands In Puerto Rico

Oct 5, 2017

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The clock is winding down for thousands of immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children.

The Trump administration has stopped accepting new applications for the program known as DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, that protects nearly 700,000 so-called DREAMers from deportation. Thursday is the deadline for thousands of current DACA recipients to renew their status for what could be the last time.

I'm Not Drunk, I'm A Time Traveler

Oct 5, 2017

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Thief Targets Martial Arts Gym

Oct 5, 2017

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We now do know that a special device was used to maximize the carnage in Las Vegas on Sunday night.

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North Country Public Radio's Brian Mann is with us here in Las Vegas and has been bringing us stories of some of the shooting victims, including Lisa Patterson from Los Angeles. Who was she, Brian?

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And I'm Steve Inskeep in Las Vegas. When President Trump visits here today, he arrives in a city where investigators are hard at work.

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Love At Second Sight

Oct 4, 2017

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Sweet, Sweet Little Ramona

Oct 4, 2017

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Lisa-Kaindé Díaz and Naomi Díaz, the French-Cuban twins who make up Ibeyi, have a knack for blending disparate sounds together.

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It is Nobel Prize week. And so far, Nobels have been handed out in physics and medicine. Today it's chemistry.

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Puerto Rico's 'Singing Newspapers'

Oct 4, 2017

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The State Department is ordering the Cuban embassy in Washington to downsize, expelling 15 Cuban officials. They have 7 days to leave.

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