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In Post-Debate Interview, Trump Again Criticizes Pageant-Winner's Weight

Donald Trump followed up Monday's debate by insulting a former Miss Universe winner. He told a morning show that Alicia Machado "gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real problem."
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Teaching Middle-Schoolers Climate Change Without Terrifying Them

One science teacher in Miami knows how sea-level rise could affect her students' lives when they are her age. She is determined to teach them to take that seriously, with optimism.
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Expansion Proposed For Women's Health Services Without A Copay

The list of preventive services that insurers would cover without a copay could grow to include mammograms for younger women and perhaps even vasectomies for men.
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Who Got What They Wanted From The First Clinton-Trump Debate?

On this occasion, the often dour Clinton gave way to beaming smiles and occasional chuckles. Trump had just one salient objective — to project a calm and presidential air — yet struggled with it.
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Fact Check: First Presidential Debate

NPR annotated the first presidential debate debate with fact check, analysis and context.
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Across The Country, Fascination And Indifference On Debate Night

An enormous television audience was expected for the first Clinton-Trump presidential debate. Crowds of voters also gathered in homes, restaurants and bars to watch the candidates go toe to toe.
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Fact Check: Trump And Clinton Debate For The First Time

NPR reporters and editors annotated Monday night's debate as it happened. Read the final fact check, analysis and context here.
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Clinton And Trump Clash In Tense First Presidential Debate

The presidential candidates traded barbs over their economic and trade plans, national security and race relations in the U.S.

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Renewed Surge Of Central American Migrants Heads For Places Like D.C.

After a dip in 2015, the number of undocumented immigrants apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border is surging. A Gaithersburg teenager who dodged apprehension in 2014 reflects on what drove her to flee El Salvador, and a man who helps migrants at the Guatemala-Mexico border says the crisis shows no sign of abating.

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Accused Washington State Mall Gunman Confesses To Killing 5 People

20-year-old Arcan Cetin was arrested Saturday evening after the shooting in Burlington, Wash., on Friday. He is charged with five counts of first-degree murder.

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