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Kelly McEvers

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Kelly McEvers is a two-time Peabody Award-winning journalist and former host of NPR's flagship newsmagazine, All Things Considered. She spent much of her career as an international correspondent, reporting from Asia, the former Soviet Union, and the Middle East. She is the creator and host of the acclaimed Embedded podcast, a documentary show that goes to hard places to make sense of the news. She began her career as a newspaper reporter in Chicago.

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Family Of COVID-19 Victim Who Criticized 'Hysteria' Around Virus Faces Online Attacks

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Teachers Struggle With How To Address Domestic Terrorism, Radicalization Of Students

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What Happens When A High School Student Repeatedly Says Extremist Things At School

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What Mitch McConnell's Early Political Days Say About The Senate Majority Leader

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A Look At The Power Wielded By Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell listens as President Trump speaks to reporters following a meeting at the White House in October 2017. Illustration by Alvaro Tapia Hidalgo for NPR | Photograph by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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'You May Need The Money More Than I Do': McConnell Once Returned Trump's Donation

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In Florida, People With Past Felony Convictions Can't Vote, But That Could All Change

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Nageeb Alomari, an American citizen, was attempting to bring his family to the U.S. from war-torn Yemen when the Trump administration instituted its now successfully-upheld travel ban, which included his home country. Wesaam Al-Badry for NPR hide caption

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A Yemeni-American Wanted To Bring His Family Home. Then Came The Travel Ban.

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How The Trump Administration's Travel Waiver Program Affected A Yemeni Family

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For Young Workers In Central Appalachia Job Options Are Slim

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All He's Ever Wanted Is To Mine Coal. How Long Can He Chase His Dream?

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Kyle Johnson, 22, after an overnight shift at a coal mine in Buchanan County, Va. Carol Guzy for NPR hide caption

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Coal Stories Episode 1

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Past practices offer few clues about where special counsel Robert Mueller might take the Russia probe — and then what might happen when it's over. Alex Wong/AP hide caption

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What Could Be Coming Next In Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation

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