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How Race And A 'Bunker Mentality' Have Shaped Alabama's Political History
As voters decide one of the most controversial Senate elections in recent memory, we take a look back at the state's political history — from Martin Luther King Jr., to former Gov. George Wallace.
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Award-Winning Book For Young Adults Probes What Makes A Family
Robin Benway's "Far From The Tree" focuses on three biological half-siblings who are raised under very different circumstances, but find each other as teenagers.
French Company Buys Westfield Mall Chain In Latest Retail Change-Up
Westfield, which owns 35 shopping centers in the U.S., is just the latest company impacted by the changing world of retail.
Alabamians Head To Polls To Decide Special Senate Election
WBHM's Andrew Yeager joins Here & Now's Robin Young to discuss how the voting is going.
World Leaders Hold Climate Summit In Paris
French President Emanuel Macron used the occasion to announce the winners of his "Make Our Planet Great Again" initiative.
Scientists Pitch Natural Defense For Coastal Cities Against Rising Seas
As coastal cities prepare for a world with rising seas, communities and homeowners have different options — none of them simple.
After Maria, A New Normal For Kids In Puerto Rico
Moving from response to recovery on the island after Hurricane Maria is dragging on, as water and electricity are still unavailable to many.
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Polls Open In Alabama Senate Race; Trump Attacks Gillibrand On Twitter
As voters in Alabama decide who their next senator will be, President Trump has set off a furor among Democrats...
Manhattan Subway Explosion Injures 4; Suspect In Custody
Here & Now's Robin Young gets the latest on an explosion at New York's Port Authority subway station from NPR's...
On Eve Of Special Election, Alabama Reporters Weigh In On Covering The Senate Race
Virginia Martin, lead news editor at Birmingham Watch, and Andrew Yeager, reporter at WBHM in Birmingham, talk with Here &...
Trump Accusers Speak Out As Alabama Goes To The Polls
On the eve of the Alabama Senate election, three women who have accused President Trump of sexual misconduct told their...
The History Of Saying 'I'm Sorry' In The U.S.
The public apology is not America's strong suit, according to historians Joanne Freeman and Brian Balogh.
DJ Sessions: Major Anniversaries In Classical Music
From Handel to Tchaikovsky, this year marked milestones for some of the most beloved classical works.
Related CEO Jeff Blau On Hudson Yards, Sustainability And Trump
Related Companies is behind the Hudson Yards project in Manhattan, the largest private real estate development in the history of...
How Girl Scouts Encourages Girls To Pursue Careers In Science
"Now more than ever we need to have more girls join cybersecurity ranks," Girl Scouts CEO Sylvia Acevedo tells Here...
CVS Health CEO Larry Merlo: 'Many Open Questions' About Republican Health Care Plan
CVS Health is one major company that stands to feel a big impact from repealing the Affordable Care Act.
Coal CEO Looks For New Ways To Revive The Industry
Ramaco Carbon, a coal company which is trying to open a new mine in Wyoming, says it is looking for...