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Taste The Outrage: Donald Trump Jr.'s Tweet Compares Refugees To Skittles

After the Republican presidential candidate's son compared Syrian refugees to a bowl of poisoned Skittles, the candy's parent company responded, saying, "Skittles are candy. Refugees are people."
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With Donald Trump's Birther Spin, He's Crossed A Line

Donald Trump has found it possible not only to circumvent the media and defy them, but to exploit their power and discredit their judgment at the same time.
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Patient Diplomacy And A Reluctance To Act: Obama's Mark On Foreign Policy

President Obama speaks to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. It'll likely be his last time to do so as president.
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Spurning Trump, Self-Styled Conservative Gatekeeper Finds Himself On The Margins

For more than two decades, Wisconsin talk radio host Charlie Sykes helped shape the points of view of modern conservatives. But now he wonders if he was part of what helped create Donald Trump's rise.
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Clinton And Trump Poll Poorly With Voters Under 35, Research Shows

Hillary Clinton has the support of 31 percent of likely voters under 35, Trump has 26 percent. Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic pollster Margie Omero and Republican analyst Kristen Soltis Anderson.
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NPR Battleground Map: A Path To The Presidency Opens Up For Trump

A month ago, Hillary Clinton had solidified her lead, and Donald Trump's path to the presidency looked closed off. That has all changed in the past month.
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Government Says Self-Driving Vehicles Will Save Money, Time, Lives

Transportation officials say they will unveil a sweeping plan to make sure the federal government is involved in ensuring the safety of self-driving vehicles.
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Trump: 'Sad' N.Y. Bombing Suspect Gets Quality Medical Care, Lawyer

The suspect in the weekend bombings, 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami of New Jersey, is a U.S. citizen and is afforded legal counsel and due process — under the Constitution.
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U.S. Shifts Focus To Refugee Crisis At U.N. General Assembly

The Obama administration is trying to put the focus on refugees this week during the United Nations General Assembly.
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'New Yorker' Writer Imagines Donald Trump As President

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to New Yorker writer Evan Osnos, whose article in this week's magazine examines what Donald Trump would do as president.

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