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Ohio Republicans Respond To Melania Trump's Convention Speech

NPR's Robert Siegel gages reaction to Melania Trump's Monday night speech at the Republican National Convention.
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GOP Convention Day 2 Devoted To 'Make America Work Again' Theme

Day two of the Republican National Convention is devoted to the theme of "Making America Work Again." Donald Trump will also be officially named the nominee Tuesday night.
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Ohio Delegation Breakfast Focuses On GOP Platform, Avoids Trump

NPR's Robert Siegel sets the scene on the first day of the Republican National Convention by speaking to various people at an Ohio delegation breakfast.
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Virginia's Muslim Population And Its Role In This Year's Elections

Virginia has one of the largest populations of Muslims of any state. We explore how the anti-Islamic rhetoric of this year's presidential election is playing out in the Commonwealth.

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The Last Time Cleveland Hosted The GOP Convention

The last time Cleveland held a political convention was in 1936. Republicans nominated Kansas Gov. Alf Landon to challenge Democratic incumbent Franklin D. Roosevelt.
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A Brief History Of Politicians Lifting Words From Other Sources

Melania Trump isn't the only political figure who has given a speech that matched another person's words a little too closely. This is a short list.
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Trump Campaign Says Melania Trump's Words Were Her Own

Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort says there's nothing to apologize for in Melania Trump's Monday night convention address, which closely mirrored passages of a 2008 Michelle Obama speech.

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FACT CHECK: The First Night Of The Republican National Convention

National security was front and center, with speaker after speaker — including Sen. Joni Ernst and Rudy Giuliani — bashing Democrats' responses to ISIS, immigration and the 2012 Benghazi attacks.
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Can Big Data Help Head Off Police Misconduct?

An officer who has been under stress after responding to cases of domestic abuse or suicide may be at higher risk of a negative interaction with the public, a data scientist says.
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Update On The GOP Convention In Cleveland

GOP prime-time convention speakers in Cleveland focus on the theme of law and order. Join us for analysis of Donald Trump's message, its resonance with Republican voters and its possible appeal in the general election.

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