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Political Swag Takes A Crude Turn Under Trump

GPB News - 38 min 13 sec ago
A lot of people collect things, and in Paul Sherman’s family, that thing is campaign memorabilia. Paul’s new book is called “Look Away: Documenting Crude and Sexist Items From the Trump Campaign Trail.” It includes several pictures from rallies in Georgia. We recently caught up with three members...

After #MeToo: Changing The Way We Work

GPB News - 45 min 25 sec ago
#MeToo is not only a movement about sexual harassment. As Rebecca Traister put it in The Cut , it’s a reckoning for the way we work, and a call to change the power dynamics leading to sexual abuse. We talk with people who dedicate, in different ways, their professional lives to understanding toxic...

Naming The Beast: Jason Isbell And Amanda Shires On Speaking Up In 2017

GPB News - 2 hours 21 min ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djUh1eHdepE In music and the culture it reflects, 2017 was predictably unpredictable: idols fell, empires shook, consensus was scarce. All this week, NPR Music is talking with artists, makers and thinkers whose work captured something unique about a chaotic year, and...

The Best And Worst Holiday Music

GPB News - 2 hours 29 min ago
Christmas is the one holiday of the year that has the most music associated with it. Sometimes that’s a good thing. And sometimes it’s a bad thing. We wanted to get a good list of the best songs and the songs to avoid over the holidays, so we talked Chester Phillips , the director of athletic bands...

Poll Results: All Songs Considered Listeners' 100 Favorite Albums Of 2017

GPB News - 2 hours 53 min ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDUL2mtQpDk All year long, Robin Hilton and I get to pick the music featured on All Songs Considered , but one of our very favorite shows is this one: our listener poll results. So, on this episode we count down the top 10 as voted by you. We also have a list with...

88.5 GPB-Atlanta Morning Headlines For Monday, December 18, 2017

GPB News - 3 hours 22 min ago
In today's news: Power has been restored to the Atlanta airport after an 11 hour outage Results have been certified in the Atlanta mayoral race REPORT: CDC officials are not allowed to use certain words on official documents, including "transgender, fetus and science-based."

Some States May Take FCC To Court Over Net Neutrality Move

GPB News - 3 hours 45 min ago
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Rep. Harris: Tax Plan Is A Good Compromise Of House, Senate Measures

GPB News - 3 hours 45 min ago
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Trump To Unveil National Security Strategy For Military, Foreign Policy

GPB News - 3 hours 45 min ago
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Post-Alabama, Democrats See A Slim Path To A Senate Majority, But Challenges Remain

NPR Headline News - 4 hours 37 min ago

An unlikely win in Alabama gives Democrats an elusive third target they may need to flip the Senate, but a difficult map remains. There are signs, however, of a blue wave forming in 2018.

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In Election Year, Drug Industry Spent Big To Temper Talk About High Drug Prices

NPR Headline News - 4 hours 37 min ago

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, the brand-name drug industry's main trade group, spent liberally to shift the conversation on prices during the last presidential campaign.

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Post-Alabama, Democrats See A Slim Path To A Senate Majority, But Challenges Remain

GPB News - 4 hours 37 min ago
Democrats have a path to a Senate majority in 2018 after an upset win by Doug Jones in last Tuesday's Alabama Senate special election. That was something thought to be a near impossibility at the start of the Trump presidency. The win in Alabama now gives Democrats the elusive third target seat...

In Election Year, Drug Industry Spent Big To Temper Talk About High Drug Prices

GPB News - 4 hours 37 min ago
Facing bipartisan hostility over high drug prices in an election year, the pharmaceutical industry's biggest trade group boosted revenue by nearly a fourth in 2016 and spread the millions collected among hundreds of lobbyists, politicians and patient groups, new filings show. It was the biggest...

Deer Rescued From Frozen Lake In Oregon

GPB News - 4 hours 44 min ago
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Power Restored At Atlanta's Airport, Travelers' Plans In Disarray

GPB News - 5 hours 9 min ago
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Politics In The News: Tax Bill Implications And Russia Probe

GPB News - 5 hours 11 min ago
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Top Stories: Trump To Discuss National Security; Firefighters Gain On Calif. Blaze

NPR Headline News - 5 hours 25 min ago

Also: A South African party is choosing the next president; more destruction is reported of Rohingya villages in Myanmar; and the power is back in Atlanta's largest airport.

Top Stories: Trump To Discuss National Security; Firefighters Gain On Calif. Blaze

GPB News - 5 hours 25 min ago
Good morning, here are our early stories: -- Honduran Court Rules For Incumbent President Weeks After Disputed Vote. -- Carolina Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Says He Will Sell Team. -- South Africa's ANC To Choose President Zuma's Replacement On 2019 Ballot. -- California's Thomas Fire 45...

Noodle In China Measures Just Under 2 Miles

GPB News - 5 hours 32 min ago
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