Linda Wertheimer As NPR's senior national correspondent, Linda Wertheimer travels the country and the globe for NPR News, bringing her unique insights and wealth of experience to bear on the day's top news stories.

Secretary of State Tillerson speaks with the media after he greeted Chinese President Xi Jinping on April 6 in West Palm Beach, Fla. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Travels — Or The Lack Thereof — With Rex Tillerson

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No Matter The Menu, Wertheimer's New Mexico Family Comes To The Table

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Mark Zuckerberg Addresses Fake News On Facebook

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What Do Trump's Cabinet Appointments Say About His Priorities?

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$15 Billion Settlement Proposed In Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

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House Report On Benghazi Attack: Ample Warning, Weak Response

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Supreme Court Finds Texas Law On Abortion Providers Unconstitutional

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50 Dead, 53 Hospitalized In Orlando Shooting

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The Latest: Orlando Nightclub Shooting

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Alt.Latino Takes On Classical Composers

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At Scalia's Funeral Mass, Son Leads The Ceremony

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia takes part in an interview on July 27, 2012 in Washington, DC. Paul Morigi/Getty Images hide caption

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A Moment Of Civility

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Albert Einstein once wrote that he was indebted to a favorite uncle for giving him a toy steam engine when he was a boy, launching a lifelong interest in science. AP hide caption

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Einstein Saw Space Move, Long Before We Could Hear It

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Republican presidential candidates (from left) Carly Fiorina, Chris Christie, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush and Donald Trump interact onstage at the end of the Republican Presidential Debate on Dec. 15. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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It's An Election Year, So Get Excited! At Least I Will

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U.S. Commander In Afghanistan Admits Mistakes In Kunduz Airstrike

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