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Waking up is hard to do, but it’s easier with NPR’s Morning Edition.  Hosts Rachel Martin, David Greene and Steve Inskeep bring the day’s stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts.  All with voices and sounds that invite listeners to experience the stories.

The range of coverage includes reports on the Supreme Court from Nina Totenberg; education from Claudio Sanchez; health coverage from Joanne Silberner; and the latest on national security from Tom Gjelten. Steve and Renee interview newsmakers: from politicians, to academics, to filmmakers.  In-depth stories explore topics like “digital generations” about the effect of technology on the way we live; special series delve into the intersection of science and art, and find untold stories of the country’s Hidden Kitchens.  

Morning Edition, it’s a world of ideas tailored to fit into your busy life.

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Does President Trump really have to answer questions from a special counsel? His new lawyer fielded that question on ABC.

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When it comes to the Olympic-style bidding for Amazon's second headquarters, the nation's capital and its neighbors could have joined together in a united front.

Instead, the District of Columbia and the suburbs of Maryland and Virginia decided to compete against each other.

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has a message for lawmakers who've been talking of removing him from his job.

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Good morning. I'm Rachel Martin.

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BILL BARRETTA: (As the Swedish Chef) Is good, the Swedish meatball.

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May 2, 2018

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States Sue To Keep Emissions Standards

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Good morning. I'm David Greene. Marco Sanchez was in traffic in Houston. Another driver was trying, forever, to come into his lane. So Marco thought, how about a game of rock paper scissors?

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