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Obama Chief Of Staff: Israel's 50-Year 'Occupation' Must End

The Obama administration is pushing back hard against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's suggestion that a two-state solution is dead and his reluctance to back an Iranian nuclear deal.
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Monica Lewinsky Redefines Her Story In Anti-Cyberbullying TED Talk

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Jessica Bennett, contributor to The New York Times, about Monica Lewinsky's efforts to rebrand herself as an anti-cyberbullying activist.
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Kentucky Still Favored As March Madness Heads Into Sweet Sixteen

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Nicole Auerbach, who covers college basketball for USA Today Sports, about the 16 teams left in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament.
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Nuclear Experts Remain Optimistic About Iranian Negotiations

Arms control experts are sounding upbeat Monday at the Carnegie International Nuclear Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., as a deadline approaches on the Iranian nuclear talks.
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Prosecutor Apologizes For Putting Innocent Man On Death Row

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to prosecutor Marty Stroud, who put Glenn Ford on death row for the 1983 murder of a jeweler in Shreveport, La. Ford was recently released after nearly 30 years in prison.
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In Defending Two-State Solution, White House Chief Of Staff Slams Netanyahu

Speaking to a liberal Jewish group Monday, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough reiterated the administration's support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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Philadelphia Police Must Change Tactics, Justice Department Says

The Justice Department said Monday that the Philadelphia Police Department's training methods in the use of deadly force could be to blame for a spate of police shootings in 2013.
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Police Suspend Inquiry Into University Of Virginia Sexual Assault Case

The Charlottesville, Va., police chief cited a lack of evidence in the alleged incident that was publicized in a Rolling Stone magazine article.
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Sen. Ted Cruz Becomes First Republican To Announce Presidential Candidacy

Texas Sen. Cruz became the first official candidate for president in the 2016 election Monday. In a speech at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va., Cruz said, "God isn't done with America yet."
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Canadian-Born Cruz Faces Potential Hurdle To Presidential Aspirations

NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Sarah H. Duggin, a professor of law at Catholic University, about the U.S. Constitution's "natural born" citizenship requirement for someone to become president.

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