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Every weekday, All Things Considered hosts Ailsa Chang, Audie Cornish, Mary Louise Kelly and Ari Shapiro present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews, and offbeat features. Michel Martin hosts on the weekends.
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan Reacts To Trump's U.K. Visit

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with London Mayor Sadiq Khan about President Trump's U.K. visit and the Khan's decision to allow a giant baby blimp of Trump to be flown over the city on Friday.

Government Lawyers Say Some Migrant Children Are Ineligible For Reunification

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

Lawyers for the federal government updated a judge in San Diego Friday, saying the government has reunified 57 of the 103 children under the age of 5, claiming the others are ineligible for reunification.

Could President Trump's European Visit Benefit Putin?

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Amb. Daniel Fried, former assistant secretary of state for European affairs, about how President Trump's European visit may or may not benefit Russian President Putin.

In 'What Will People Say' A Norwegian Teenager Must Navigate A Clash Of Cultures

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

Immigration, culture clashes and divided families are all part of the cultural conversation in What Will People Say. Filmmaker Iram Haq based this story on her own experience as a young woman in Norway.

Bill Shine's White House Appointment Underlines Deep Ties Between Fox News And Trump

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

Bill Shine is going from the Fox News to the White House. Shine left Fox over his role in the Roger Ailes sexual harassment scandal. He will now oversee communications for a scandal-tarred president.

British Parliament Member David Lammy Discusses Why He Opposed Trump's Visit

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with David Lammy, member of Parliament and Labour Party politician, about President's Trump visit to the U.K. and his views on U.S.-British relations.

Trump's U.K. Visit Dominated By Criticisms Of British Prime Minister In Tabloid Interview

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

President Trump's upcoming summit with Russia's president was complicated by the indictment of 12 Russians. Trump just met with Britain's prime minister, a visit with its own issues.

How Universities And Businesses Are Trying To Engineer More Accidental Genius

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

Some of the greatest discoveries in the world have been totally random and happened by accident. Penicillin, X-ray images, the smoke detector, popsicles. Now, universities and businesses are trying to see if they can create the conditions for the next great accident.

California Starts Streamlining Prosecution For People Who Cross Border Illegally

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

This week, for the first time, California courts began instituting a streamlined prosecution process for people detained after crossing the border illegally. The state is facing the added strain that zero tolerance has put on its courts.

Maine Sen. Angus King Weighs In On Latest Indictments In Russia Investigation

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:20

Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, speaks with NPR's Ailsa Chang about the Justice Department's latest charges against 12 Russian cyberspies related to the 2016 targeting of the DNC and the Clinton campaign.

Justice Department Charges Russian Cyberspies With Attack On 2016 Election

Fri, 2018-07-13 12:07

The Justice Department announced Friday that a new indictment had been unsealed against 12 Russians connected to hacking of Democratic Party and other targets.

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