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Dozens Killed In Attack On Protest March Of Minority Hazara Community In Kabul

NPR | July 23, 2016

Ministry of Health officials say that at least 61 people were killed and 207 were injured in the attack. The Islamic State claimed responsibility, saying it was targeting a "gathering of Shiites."

Where Tim Kaine And Hillary Clinton Stand On Key Issues

NPR | July 23, 2016

Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton's running mate. The two agree on how government should tackle abortion and gun control, but disagree on the authorization of military force.

Reporter's Notebook: Life In The Camps On The Springwater Trail

OPB | July 21, 2016

OPB reporter Amelia Templeton lives near the homeless camps of the Springwater Trail, where people are building communities even as they prepare to be swept.

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Munich Police: Suspect Was A High School Student Fixated On Shooting Rampages

NPR | July 23, 2016 7:47 a.m.

The suspect in the attack on a shopping mall in Munich on Friday is an 18-year-old German-Iranian high school student who lived in Munich and had a history of depression, Munich police say.

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'America First,' Invoked By Trump, Has A Complicated History

NPR | July 23, 2016 7:51 a.m.

NPR's Scott Simon looks back at the history of the slogan, "America First," which goes back to the 1940s, and has both bipartisan and anti-Semitic roots.

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Winner Of Oregon Softball Team's Rifle Raffle Plans To Destroy Gun

Pamplin Media Group | July 22, 2016 3:54 p.m.

The winner of an all-star softball team’s rifle raffle may never fire a shot from his new weapon. Instead, the team’s management says the winner plans to destroy the AR-15.

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Reporter's Notebook: The Homeless Camp On My Block

OPB | July 21, 2016 6:30 a.m. | Portland

Portland's Springwater Corridor bike and pedestrian path is crowded with homeless campgrounds. For reporter Amelia Templeton, it's all part of the neighborhood.

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An Oregon Republican Millennial On His Experience At The RNC

OPB | July 20, 2016 noon

Portlander Xander Almeida attended the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and shared his perspective with Think Out Loud producer Julie Sabatier.


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