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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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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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Once special counsel Robert Mueller unveiled charges against George Papadopoulos, a former foreign policy adviser to the Trump 2016 presidential campaign, the White House insisted he didn't play an important role in the campaign. Papadopoulos' fiancée Simona Mangiante vigorously defends him. Simona Mangiante hide caption

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Mount Carmel burns to the ground at the end of a 51 day standoff between David Koresh, the Branch Davidians and the FBI in Waco. Paramount Network hide caption

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25 Years After The Tanks, Tear Gas And Flames, 'Waco' Returns To TV

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Picture Book Author Says 'I Had To Be Real' When Writing 'Love'

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In a rush to buy journalist and author Michael Wolff's book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, buyers have mistakenly purchased Randall Hansen's book of a similar name, Fire and Fury: The Allied Bombing of Germany, 1942-1945. Leon Neal/Getty Images hide caption

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Author Of The Other 'Fire And Fury' Book Says Business Is Booming

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