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Magnitude-6.2 Earthquake In Central Italy Kills Dozens

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A strong quake struck central Italy Wednesday morning. Renee Montagne talks to Emma Tucker, deputy editor of The Times of London, who's in the quake zone. She was vacationing at the time of the quake.

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When 'The Talk' Is In Sign Language, There Is Clarity And Confusion

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Talking about sex is awkward, but it can be especially difficult for instructors of deaf students. They're trying to turn that cringe-worthy conversation into something more comfortable.

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Atlanta Paper Investigates Doctors Who Sexually Abuse Patients

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The Atlanta Journal Constitution says the medical profession is plagued by doctors' sexual misconduct, and they're often allowed to keep practicing. David Greene talks to the paper's Carrie Teegardin.

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Banned Burkini Highlights Tensions Over French Terrorist Attacks

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In France, a number of mayors in beach towns have banned the body and head-covering bathing suit worn by Muslim women known as the burkini. Muslims call it Islamophobia.

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Biden To Try To Smooth U.S. Relations With Turkey

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Vice President Joe Biden is in Turkey for meetings with the country's president. It's the highest level U.S. visit to Turkey since a failed coup attempt there that led to a crisis in U.S. relations.

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Clinton Foundation To Adjust Its Model If Hillary Is Elected President

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The Clinton Foundation, a big organization that has led to big political headaches for Bill and Hillary Clinton, plans to spin off its international work if Hillary is elected president.

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Egyptian Prisons Blamed For Young Men Becoming Radicalized

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The unprecedented numbers of political prisoners in Egyptian jails could lead to a super-sized version of an old Egyptian problem: prisoners being radicalized behind bars.

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Giant Russian Nesting Doll Delays Plane's Take Off

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Russia's Olympic team was delayed leaving Brazil for hours because their giant Matryoshka doll was too giant. It had gotten stuck at the airport.

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Insurance Assessors Spread Out Across Flooded Louisiana

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Insurance assessors are on the ground in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, counting the material cost of the flooding. Renee Montagne talks to Mark Cockerham an assessor with State Farm.

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Is 'Rural Resentment' Driving Voters To Donald Trump?

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The rural-urban split is one of the biggest demographic stories of the 2016 election.

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Louisiana Residents Stunned By Flood Losses

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The emergency food stamp process is only on surnames from A to D. Rachel Moriarty must try to hold out. Al McGee is grateful for his son-in-law's clean-up labor: "It's meant the world to me."

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Magnitude-6.2 Earthquake In Central Italy Kills At Least 37

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The earthquake struck overnight, devastating a number of picturesque small towns packed with vacationers. Survivors are being pulled from the rubble as a series of aftershocks shake the region.

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NBA All-Star Game's Change Of Venue Reminds Our Commentator Of 1965

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The NBA has officially moved the 2017 NBA All-Star game to New Orleans because of the controversy surrounding North Carolina's transgender bathroom law. For historical reasons, the change is fitting.

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New All-Boys School Opens In Washington, D.C. To Some Controversy

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An all-boys high school in the nation's capitol opened its doors for the first time on Monday to much fanfare and some criticism. Critics such as the ACLU say that the school is discriminatory.

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Save The Children Ex-Employee Leaks Details About Refugee Abuse On Nauru

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Steve Inskeep talks with Viktoria Vibhakar, formerly of Save the Children Australia, about why she disclosed documents detailing alleged abuse toward refugee children on the island nation of Nauru.

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Magnitude-6.2 Earthquake In Central Italy Kills At Least 37

The earthquake struck overnight, devastating a number of picturesque small towns packed with vacationers. Survivors...

When 'The Talk' Is In Sign Language, There Is Clarity And Confusion

Talking about sex is awkward, but it can be especially difficult for instructors of deaf students. They're trying to...

Channeling Sinatra? Trump Says He Has Regrets, But Too Few To Mention

Do Donald Trump's comments about regret signal a new phase in the phenomenon? They might as easily be heard as a...

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