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Why Are The Media Obsessed With Trump's Controversies And Not Clinton's?

While less than shocking by Washington standards, the latest emails between Clinton Foundation and State Department staff underscore existing concerns about Hillary Clinton's ethics and transparency.
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Big Cities Move Away From Car-Based Planning

How big cities in the US and around the world have been steering away from car-based planning.

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Challenges For The Media In Covering Donald Trump

Reporters and editors across America are grappling with how to cover Donald Trump. His unorthodox presidential campaign and what some call dangerous rhetoric have led journalists to debate the value of objectivity. We discuss the media's challenges in covering Donald Trump.

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Despite Campaign Stumbles By Their Candidate, Trump Fans Remain Loyal

At a rally in Florida on Wednesday, Trump supporters talked about the presidential candidate after yet another gaffe, a week of bad poll numbers and a growing number of admonitions from Republicans.
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Rep. Dingell Presses Clinton To Talk More About Trade Issues

Hillary Clinton addresses the economy in a speech on Thursday. Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell, who represents Michigan's12th district, who says trade is a big issue there.
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Trump Offers Plan To Help Families Afford Child Care

When Donald Trump unveiled his economic vision this week, he offered a tax deduction on child-care costs as part of his plan to help families. Steve Inskeep talks Trump economic adviser Stephen Moore.
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DEA Rejects Attempt To Loosen Federal Restrictions On Marijuana

U.S. enforcement officials said they will not change how they treat marijuana under federal drug control laws, turning aside a bid from Democratic governors to loosen restrictions on the substance.
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Down-Ballot Dollars: $50,000 Reported In Super PAC Spending On Ward 8 Race

Newly released campaign finance records show that an out-of-state super PAC supported by organized labor pumped $50,000 into this spring's Democratic primary in Ward 8, backing incumbent LaRuby May. She lost, but experts say it's a sign of more to come.

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Chris Christie Aide Accuses Governor Of Lying About 'Bridgegate'

"Bridgegate" defense documents filed in court Wednesday night include a deleted text message from a Chris Christie staffer saying he "flat-out lied" during a 2013 press conference when he told reporters his senior staff were not involved in the bridge lane closures.
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Some Republicans Consider Casting Their Vote For Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump's self-generated controversies are continually overshadowing bad news for Hillary Clinton and making easier for her to pick up support from disaffected Republicans.

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