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.

Musharraf Sworn In, Promises to Lift Emergency

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Iraqis Say U.S. Guards Used Drugs, Defied Orders

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Tate Museum's 'Crack' Exhibit Hurts Audience

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Huckabee Gains Ground in Iowa

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Nobel Prize Brings Gore Back to White House

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Strategies Decrease Iraq Violence, U.S. Military Says

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Obama and Clinton Stop Pulling Punches

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Fighting in Somalia Leads to Killings, Exodus

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Iran Aligns with IAEA but Defies Global Demands

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Exploring the Geography, Glories of Oysters

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Bhutto-Musharraf Showdown Brewing in Pakistan

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Hollywood Writers Call for Strike Against Studios

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Minneapolis, Mississippi Rebuild Broken Bridges

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Dee Dee Bridgewater Discovers Her 'Red Earth'

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