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White House On Marie Yovanovitch

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The U.S. Department of Education agreed to hand over department records late Thursday to Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va., the Democratic chairman of the U.S. House education committee, just hours before Scott was set to subpoena Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for the records.

The information relates to the Education Department's unwillingness to fully forgive the federal student loans of borrowers who say they were defrauded by for-profit colleges, including the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges.

Wild Boars Destroy Cocaine Stash

8 hours ago

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A Surfing Marriage Proposal

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Turmoil In Bolivia

Nov 14, 2019

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Review: 'Ford V Ferrari'

Nov 14, 2019

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I got to warn you here. If you go see the new movie, "Ford V Ferrari," in a theater, get ready for your seat to vibrate as if you're flying on a racetrack at 200 miles an hour.

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MATT DAMON: (As Carroll Shelby) You ready?

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The Walmart in El Paso, Texas, where 22 people were killed in a shooting back in August reopens today. The store has been renovated, and a memorial is under construction at the site. Mallory Falk of member station KERA has this story.

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On the day before the hearing, we sat with the chairman, Adam Schiff, faced each other in armchairs and talked through the importance of public testimony.

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Canadian Tests Tax Laws With Move By Canoe

Nov 13, 2019

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Message In A Bottle Found

Nov 13, 2019

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The Constitution of the United States says an official may be impeached for a few things, quote, "treason, bribery or other high crimes and misdemeanors."

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What is the future for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought to this country illegally by their parents?

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And let's go now to Syria from which the United States is withdrawing some troops from part of Syria. The U.S. is also moving to protect part of Syria, the part with oil fields. Here's NPR's Jane Arraf.

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