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    Talks Between South Sudan Leaders Find No Appetite For Concessions

    Talks Between South Sudan Leaders Find No Appetite For Concessions


    Hopes for peace are hampered as talks come to an end in Ethiopia. The leaders of South Sudan's warring factions, Salva Kiir and Riek Machar, found little common ground.(Image credit: Mulugeta...

    Hopes for peace are hampered as talks come to an end in Ethiopia. The leaders of South Sudan's warring factions, Salva Kiir and Riek Machar, found little common ground.

    (Image credit: Mulugeta Ayene/AP)

    3 Charts That Show What's Actually Happening Along The Southern Border

    3 Charts That Show What's Actually Happening Along The Southern Border


    The number of people taken into custody at the southern U.S. border with Mexico has been decreasing since 2000. Economists say the reasons people choose to cross the border illegally are changing.(Image credit: Vanessa Qian and Katie...

    The number of people taken into custody at the southern U.S. border with Mexico has been decreasing since 2000. Economists say the reasons people choose to cross the border illegally are changing.

    (Image credit: Vanessa Qian and Katie Park/NPR)

    FACT CHECK: Trump, Illegal Immigration And Crime

    FACT CHECK: Trump, Illegal Immigration And Crime


    In an effort to justify his get-tough policies at the southern border, President Trump met Friday with victims of crime committed by immigrants who entered the country illegally.(Image credit: Evan...

    In an effort to justify his get-tough policies at the southern border, President Trump met Friday with victims of crime committed by immigrants who entered the country illegally.

    (Image credit: Evan Vucci/AP)

    Crying Toddler On Widely Shared 'Time' Cover Was Not Separated From Mother

    Crying Toddler On Widely Shared 'Time' Cover Was Not Separated From Mother


    The image has been tied to a border policy separating migrant families. But in this case, daughter and mother were detained together — and the White House says it's proof the controversy is overblown.(Image credit: John Moore/Getty...

    The image has been tied to a border policy separating migrant families. But in this case, daughter and mother were detained together — and the White House says it's proof the controversy is overblown.

    (Image credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

    Fearing Deportation, Some Immigrants Opt Out Of Health Benefits For Their Kids

    Fearing Deportation, Some Immigrants Opt Out Of Health Benefits For Their Kids


    A growing number of American children are losing out on Medicaid — and other programs — because their parents are undocumented immigrants and fear detainment and deportation. (Image credit: Jonathan Kirn/Getty...

    A growing number of American children are losing out on Medicaid — and other programs — because their parents are undocumented immigrants and fear detainment and deportation.

    (Image credit: Jonathan Kirn/Getty Images)

    More Oil From OPEC May Not Mean Relief At The Gas Pumps Anytime Soon

    More Oil From OPEC May Not Mean Relief At The Gas Pumps Anytime Soon


    Drivers might be cheering OPEC's decision to increase oil production, but analysts say the extra supply isn't expected to drive gasoline prices down in time for summer vacation season.(Image credit: Gerry...

    Drivers might be cheering OPEC's decision to increase oil production, but analysts say the extra supply isn't expected to drive gasoline prices down in time for summer vacation season.

    (Image credit: Gerry Broome/AP)

    PHOTOS: World Cup Brings Sunny Vibes To The Streets Of Senegal

    PHOTOS: World Cup Brings Sunny Vibes To The Streets Of Senegal


    Residents of Dakar beat drums, danced and waved flags in the streets to celebrate their triumph over Poland this week. Next up: Japan on Sunday.(Image credit: Ricci Shryock for...

    Residents of Dakar beat drums, danced and waved flags in the streets to celebrate their triumph over Poland this week. Next up: Japan on Sunday.

    (Image credit: Ricci Shryock for NPR)

    A Latino Nonprofit Is Holding Separated Kids. Is That Care Or Complicity Or Both?

    A Latino Nonprofit Is Holding Separated Kids. Is That Care Or Complicity Or Both?


    Southwest Key has, for many years, operated shelters that house unaccompanied migrant children. The family separation policy shined a spotlight on that work — and raised uncomfortable questions.(Image credit: Department of Health and Human...

    Southwest Key has, for many years, operated shelters that house unaccompanied migrant children. The family separation policy shined a spotlight on that work — and raised uncomfortable questions.

    (Image credit: Department of Health and Human Services)

    D.C. Sniper Lee Malvo To Get New Sentencing Hearings

    D.C. Sniper Lee Malvo To Get New Sentencing Hearings


    Tried as a juvenile in the 2002 slayings of 10 people, Lee Boyd Malvo got multiple life sentences without parole. Now, an appeals court has affirmed that several of the sentences must be tossed.(Image credit: Davis...

    Tried as a juvenile in the 2002 slayings of 10 people, Lee Boyd Malvo got multiple life sentences without parole. Now, an appeals court has affirmed that several of the sentences must be tossed.

    (Image credit: Davis Turner/AP)

    In The Event Of Attack, Here's How The Government Plans 'To Save Itself'

    In The Event Of Attack, Here's How The Government Plans 'To Save Itself'


    In Raven Rock, Garrett Graff describes the bunkers designed to protect government leaders and the roles for various agencies in the event of catastrophe. Originally broadcast June 21,...

    In Raven Rock, Garrett Graff describes the bunkers designed to protect government leaders and the roles for various agencies in the event of catastrophe. Originally broadcast June 21, 2018.

    Animated History: The Evolution Of Parenting

    Animated History: The Evolution Of Parenting


    A new theory claims that shared child care and food were the original secrets of our species' success.(Image credit: Reece Wykes for...

    A new theory claims that shared child care and food were the original secrets of our species' success.

    (Image credit: Reece Wykes for NPR)

    Mother And Son Reunite At Airport; U.S. Had Split Them Because Of Migrant Status

    Mother And Son Reunite At Airport; U.S. Had Split Them Because Of Migrant Status


    "I started crying when I saw him, because he is the only child I have," Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia said after meeting her son at the Baltimore-Washington International airport.(Image credit: Patrick...

    "I started crying when I saw him, because he is the only child I have," Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia said after meeting her son at the Baltimore-Washington International airport.

    (Image credit: Patrick Semansky/AP)

    What To Know About Turkey's Elections

    What To Know About Turkey's Elections


    On Sunday, voters will elect a president and parliament in snap elections called by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has amassed broad powers over the years. Here's a look at what's at stake.(Image credit: Lefteris...

    On Sunday, voters will elect a president and parliament in snap elections called by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has amassed broad powers over the years. Here's a look at what's at stake.

    (Image credit: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP)

    'Roseanne' Minus Roseanne: ABC Picks Up 'The Conners'

    'Roseanne' Minus Roseanne: ABC Picks Up 'The Conners'


    ABC was widely praised for giving up a highly rated show on principle when it canceled its Roseanne reboot. It turns out it wasn't quite that simple.(Image credit: Adam...

    ABC was widely praised for giving up a highly rated show on principle when it canceled its Roseanne reboot. It turns out it wasn't quite that simple.

    (Image credit: Adam Rose/ABC)