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'Oldest Intact Shipwreck Known To Mankind' Found In Depths Of Black Sea

Oct. 23
Colin Dwyer / NPR

The vessel dates back 2,400 years to the days of ancient Greece. "This will change our understanding of shipbuilding and seafaring in the ancient world," says archaeologist Jon Adams.

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What's Going On With That Bizarre Rectangular Iceberg?

Oct. 23
Merrit Kennedy / NPR

It's getting a lot of attention because of its unexpected angles and straight lines. A sea ice specialist explains why it formed this way.

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FACT CHECK: President Trump's False Claims On Migrant Caravan, Tax Cuts

Oct. 23
Scott Horsley / NPR

President Trump has been keeping fact-checkers busy with his campaign claims of Middle Eastern migrants and a 10 percent middle-class tax cut.

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Bolton Affirms U.S. Intent To Pull Out Of Arms Treaty With Russia

Oct. 23
Colin Dwyer / NPR

The national security adviser said the U.S. will leave the INF Treaty "in due course" — and that President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin would like to speak directly again next month.

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Republican Voter Suppression Efforts Are Targeting Minorities, Journalist Says

Oct. 23
Terry Gross / NPR

Ari Berman of Mother Jones warns that a Republican strategy to tighten access to the ballot could have a major impact on the 2018 election. "It could be tainted by voter suppression," Berman says.

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California Judge Cuts Award To $78.5 Million In Monsanto Weedkiller Case

Oct. 23
Laurel Wamsley / NPR

The jury had awarded $250 million in punitive damages and $39.25 million in compensatory damages to a groundskeeper who contracted cancer after spraying a powerful version of the weedkiller Roundup.

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Man Sentenced In Germany For Poisoned Baby Food Scheme

Oct. 23
Merrit Kennedy / NPR

The 54-year-old got more than a dozen years after confessing to poisoning baby food with an antifreeze ingredient, putting the jars on store shelves and then trying to extort money from supermarkets.

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A 24-Year-Old Midwife Was Taken Hostage In March — And Killed This Month

Oct. 23
Jake Harper / NPR

The International Committee of the Red Cross has announced this latest killing of one of their employees in the unsettled northeast of Nigeria.

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Sandra Day O'Connor Says She Has Dementia, Withdraws From Public Life

Oct. 23
Bill Chappell / NPR

O'Connor, the first woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, says she has been diagnosed with "the beginning stages of dementia, probably Alzheimer's disease."

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'Glimmer Of Hope' Provides A Blueprint For Launching Social Change

Oct. 23
Aubri Juhasz / NPR

With a new collection of essays, the 25 founders of March For Our Lives return the subject of the Parkland shooting and gun violence to national consciousness just in time for midterms elections.

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