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.

Tournament of Hearts

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White House Took Care in Vetting Mukasey

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Iraq Pulls Blackwater's License for Security Work

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Climate Changes Lives of Whalers in Alaska

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Natural Resources Key to Alaska Town's Future

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Scientist Measures an Overlooked Greenhouse Gas

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Hear NPR's Mary Louise Kelly and Melissa Block

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Officials Note Progress in Anbar, but Death Toll Rises

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Fred Thompson Kicks Off Campaign in Iowa

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Bush Elaborates on Iraq Remarks, Visits Australia

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Labor Day in Iowa Punctuates Campaign Season

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Presidential Candidates Court New Hampshire Votes

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Panama Begins Bid to Widen the Canal

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Hear NPR's Don Gonyea from the Air Base in Anbar Province

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