Melissa Block As special correspondent, Melissa Block produces richly reported profiles of figures at the forefront of thought and culture, as well as stories and series on the critical issues of our day. In addition, she is a guest host on NPR news programs.

FBI Joins Navy In Pirate Standoff

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Life Insurers May Receive Federal Bailout Funds

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Madoff-Linked Fund Manager Charged

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Bid To Reverse Bush-Era Environmental Policies

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Helen Levitt Captured Perfect Moments, Unnoticed

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Auto Parts Suppliers Get Federal Help

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Fed Moves Again To Shore Up Economy

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