June 15, 2017: Hour 1

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In hour one of Here & Now's June 15, 2017 full broadcast, NPR's Carrie Johnson joins us with the latest on the Department of Justice investigation into Russian election meddling, and reports that special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice. Also, the college student Otto Warmbier has been released by North Korea after spending more than a year there. Euna Lee, an American journalist who spent four months in a North Korean labor camp, joins us to describe her personal experience of being held prisoner. And cursive writing has all but disappeared from many grade schools. But at one Denver school, it's seen as an essential skill. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on June 15, 2017.


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