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Pope Francis: Church Should Apologize To Gays And Other Marginalized Groups

June 26, 2016 - 3:47pm

Aboard a flight from Armenia, the pontiff said the Church owes an apology not only to gay people, but also to other marginalized groups. "We Christians must say we are sorry," he said.

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Amid Violence At White Nationalist Rally In Sacramento, At Least 10 Hospitalized

June 26, 2016 - 1:36pm

The rally unraveled into violence just outside the California Capitol on Sunday. Several were stabbed in the chaos. Sacramento police have made no arrests.

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More Songs From Your 'Brexit' Mixtape

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

Following the aftermath of the U.K.'s decision to leave the European Union, listeners share more of their post-'Brexit' songs.

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During Ramadan In Cairo, It's Eat, Pray, Drum

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

Drummers travel Cairo's streets every morning during the Ramadan holiday month and wake people for their pre-dawn meal. NPR's Leila Fadel went along with one of them.

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'Brexit' Songs: Here Are Your Picks

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

Yesterday we asked for your picks for the songs that represent the feeling in the U.K. right now. Here are some of your suggestions.

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'Brain Drain' As Educated Young People Leave Venezuela

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

The Venezuela crisis has been creating a diaspora, as young educated Venezuelans move abroad for better opportunities. Maria Alesia Sosa is one of those. She's now a journalist in Miami.

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Running Out Of Food, Medicine And Patience In Venezuela

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

Venezuela is in crisis as inflation worsens and many grocery stores are empty, triggering riots. Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez of the Venezuelan newspaper El Nacional explains how it reached this point.

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Amid Housing Shortage, Berlin Bans Short-Term Rentals

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

The Berlin government has imposed a ban on short-term rentals using sites like Airbnb. They say rentals are causing a housing shortage and high rents — but renters say they are being scapegoated.

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'Brexit' Repercussions Continue In U.K. Politics

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

Several leading members of Britain's Labor Party have resigned and Scottish leaders are considering pulling out of the U.K. Journalist David Torrance has the latest on the 'Brexit' vote fallout.

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Supreme Court Expected To Rule On Abortion Case

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

Some are calling the case over a controversial Texas law the most important abortion rights case in a generation. The Supreme Court's ruling could affect millions of women in several states.

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Expanded Canal Opens In Panama

June 26, 2016 - 1:22pm

After about a decade of construction and a $5 billion price tag, a new, bigger canal has opened in Panama. It's been a source of national pride for Panamanians.

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3 Hours In Orlando: Piecing Together An Attack And Its Aftermath

June 26, 2016 - 1:09pm

Thanks to police and FBI records and witness accounts, it's becoming clearer — if still impossible to comprehend — what transpired in Orlando in the early hours of June 12.

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VIDEO: 'Call Me Maybe' Parody Pokes Fun At India's Marriage Ads

June 26, 2016 - 11:00am

A trio of female college students didn't like the way "matrimonial adverts" depict women. So they wrote a song about it.

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After 'Brexit' Vote, Labour Leader Faces Open Revolt Inside His Party

June 26, 2016 - 10:30am

The U.K.'s dramatic decision to leave the European Union has set off a mutiny within the opposition party against leader Jeremy Corbyn. At least 12 ministers have resigned from the shadow cabinet.

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Iraqi Forces Claim Victory Over ISIS In Fallujah

June 26, 2016 - 7:06am

Iraqi forces say they have wrested control of Fallujah from Islamic State militants after nearly 5 weeks of intense fighting. The militant group has controlled the city for the past 2 ½ years.

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Obama Declares Major Disaster In West Virginia After Historic Flooding

June 26, 2016 - 5:23am

The flooding has left at least 24 people dead and devastated communities. The historic floods are the worst in a century for some parts of the state. At least 100 homes were destroyed or damaged.

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Bill Cunningham, Beloved New York Times Fashion Photographer, Dies At 87

June 26, 2016 - 3:59am

New York Times photographer Bill Cunningham died Saturday at the age of 87. New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet discusses his life and his nearly 40 years of work for the paper.

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Will Orlando's Moment Of LGBT Support Endure?

June 26, 2016 - 3:59am

There has been a huge outpouring of support for the LGBT community in Orlando, including from groups that traditionally have not supported the gay and lesbian community. Can the feeling of unity last?

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After Voting Against 'Brexit,' Wales Weighs In On EU Business Uncertainty

June 26, 2016 - 3:59am

While the U.K. voted to leave the European Union, a majority of voters in Wales voted to stay. NPR's Linda Wertheimer discusses the Brexit decision with Wales' First Minister Carwyn Jones.

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'Brexit' Sentiments Hang Over Spanish Elections For Voters Wanting Change

June 26, 2016 - 3:59am

Spaniards head to the polls today after the previous election failed to produce a government. While some voters want change, others are worried that Brexit-like discontent will cause more instability.

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