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All Things Considered is the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. Every weekday the two-hour show is hosted by Audie Cornish, Ailsa Chang, Mary Louise Kelly, and Ari Shapiro.

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During each broadcast, stories and reports come to listeners from NPR reporters and correspondents based throughout the United States and the world. The hosts interview newsmakers and contribute their own reporting. Rounding out the mix are the disparate voices of a variety of commentators, including Sports Commentator Stefen Fatsis, Poet Andrei Codrescu and Political Columnists David Brooks and E.J. Dionne. 

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More than two years after Prince's death, his fans got their first album-length glimpse into the famed vault. Piano & a Microphone 1983 features nine songs Prince recorded solo on cassette in his home studio, spilling fascinating secrets about his approach to songwriting.

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Drinking water around the country is polluted with a potentially harmful group of chemicals. The Trump Administration is working on a plan to regulate them.

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There have been a lot of books written about chaos and dysfunction in the Trump White House. The latest book by Michael Lewis looks at parts of the federal government that don't get as much attention, like the Department of Commerce and the Department of Energy.

The stories begin during the transition between administrations — and read nearly the same across each government agency.

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French Singer Charles Aznavour Dies At 94

Oct 1, 2018

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A year ago, a gunman opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas.  He killed 58 people and wounded hundreds more physical and mentally. We'll hear from one survivor who helps others confront the aftermath of their near-death experiences.

Remembering Guitarist Otis Rush

Sep 30, 2018

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Kurdistan Election

Sep 30, 2018

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Barbershop: Kavanaugh Testimony Reactions

Sep 29, 2018

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The Senate Judiciary Committee approved Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court in a testy hearing today. The full Senate is slated to vote as early as next week on his confirmation.

Plus, more than 13,000 immigrants, mostly Chinese, may be at risk of being deported. These are people who were all granted asylum years ago...but the government is now scrutinizing their cases.

And, educators say sexual violence education in K-12 settings must address perpetrators.

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Let's bring in one of the senators who was asking the questions today, Vermont Democrat Patrick Leahy. Senator Leahy, welcome.

PATRICK LEAHY: Thank you very much.

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